• Strategic Consulting Japan G.K.
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Client Resources
Strategic Consulting Japan G.K. is pleased to offer our clients and prospective clients some free resources to support your Japan operations. Please contact us for additional support and resources.

Performance-based Hiring Tool

Performance-based Hiring JapanScreen For Performance

  • Don't Hire Based on First Impressions (negative / Positive)
  • Use an Evidence-based Screening Methodology
  • Focus on Patterns of Achievement
  • Screen EQ as Well as IQ
  • Don't Discuss Compensation in the First Interview
  • Strong Candidates Like to Challenged in the Interview
  • Have a Strategy With Muliple Interviews to Prevent Interview Burnout
  • Close the Interview Positively Regardless of Your Impression

Performance-based Hiring Tool

One Question Interview

Learn more about Performance-based Hiring


Offer Letters

offer letterJapan Compliant Offer Letters 

  • Japanese National Health Insurance (Shakai Hoken)
  • National Pension (Kokumin Nenkin)
  • Monthly Commuter Pass (Teikiken) is Paid Monthly
  • Reference Japanese Work Rules
  • At Will Clauses Are Not Legal In Japan
  • Three (3) Month Probation Period Is Standard In Japan
  • Salary is Typically Paid on The 25th of The Month
  • Japanese Holidays Are Often Included

Below is a sample offer letter compliements of Strategic Consulting Japan G.K.:

Sample Offer Letter

Please contact us for a more detailed/bullet-proof offer letter, or for legal advice and/or consultation

Non-Disclosure Agreement 

Non-Disclosure Agreement / Mutual Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA)Key Elements of Non-Disclosure Agreements

  • Identification of The Parties
  • Definition of What is Deemed To Be Confidential
  • The Scope of The Confidentiality Obligation By The Receiving Party
  • The Exclusions From Confidential Treatment
  • The Term of The Agreement
  • The Legal Country / Region Executed
  • With Mutual NDA's Both Parties Share Confidentiality

Below is a Standard Non-Disclosure Agreement & a Mutual Non-Disclosure Agreement:

Non-Disclosure Agreement

Mutual Non-Disclosure Agreement


Japan Useful WebLinks

useful links






 Trading Economics Japan

Japan Market Indicators

  • Stock Market
  • GDP Growth Rate
  • Unemployment Rate
  • Inflation Rate
  • Interest Rate
  • Manufacturing & Services PMI
  • Consumer Confidence

Website: https://tradingeconomics.com/japan/indicators

Japan Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare

Japan Policy Information

  • Health Insurance
  • Pension
  • Medical Care
  • Labour Standards
  • Labour Policy
  • Employment Security
  • Human Resource Development

 Website: https://www.mhlw.go.jp/english/

The Japan Institute for Labour Policy & TraininG

Japan Labour Related Resource

  • Japan Labour Laws
  • Labour Issues
  • Labour Contracts
  • Labour Standards
  • Labour Management
  • Main Labour Economic Indicators

 Website: https://www.jil.go.jp/english/index.html

Personal Information Protection Commission (PPC)

Personal Privacy Framework & Laws

  • Privacy Laws & Policies
  • Protection of Personal Information Act
  • Mediation of Complaints
  • Personal Information Relating to MY NUMBER

Website: https://www.ppc.go.jp/en/

Japan Meteorological Agency

Daily Forecasts & Advisories

  • Climate Information
  • Weather & Warnings
  • Typhoons
  • Tsunami Warnings
  • Earthquakes & Volcanoes

Website: https://www.jma.go.jp/jma/indexe.html

Japan External Trade Organization

Who is JETRO?

  • Government-related Organization
  • Established in 1958
  • Supports Mutual Trade & Investment Between Japan & Abroad
  • Promotes Foreign Direct Investment Into Japan

 Website: https://www.jetro.go.jp/en

Jorudan Japan Transit Planner

Japan Transit Planner

  • Navigate Japan In English
  • Suggests Multiple Routes
  • Navigate Japan Based on Ease & Price
  • Advises You of Your Travel & Arrival Time

 Website: https://world.jorudan.co.jp/mln/en/