Introduction: 5 Reasons Why You’re Not Happy & 5 Steps to Change That
According to a white paper on employment trends released by the Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare in February 2012, the security of a job has been replaced with repeated job-hopping. The unemployment rate for young workers between 15 and 24 years old is 14.4%. (National Student Survey 2011)
As of October 2011, the average duration of employment for university graduates is 2.4 years. (Kyodo News report, October 2011)
Furthermore, a survey conducted by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare in 2012 found that one out of three people aged between 15 and 39 suffered from depression. (Outline of “National Survey on How People Live and their Life Circumstances in 2012” published by Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare)
There are many factors contributing to today’s youth crisis. So we asked ourselves:
1. Why are young people suffering from depression?
2. What is the cause behind such youth unemployment and long-term job hopping?
3. Is there anything that can be done to solve this crisis?
The Step-by-Step Plan on How to Make a Career Move in 2018
It is hard to keep looking for work if you are young. The good news is that in this challenging time, there are many opportunities for those who have ‘passion’. In the past, it was believed that people who were persistent and working hard would eventually find success. Now, as you may have noticed, society has been changing at a rapid pace. Nowadays, it is important to have a great deal of inspiration and passion to compete in the job market. (Japanese language only)
1) > Information is scarce, so assume that the information you need isn’t known anywhere other than here > 2) Use relevant experience: “I have been working abroad for more than ten years”. “I have a lot of experience with this company”.
2) When the interview starts, show that you are confident of your own ability by confidently speaking up during the interview. Try to answer the questions that are asked. In order to make it easier for them, you can ask questions in return like
5 Skills You Need to Leave Your Current Job and Be Successful
The problem is not finding the right job. The current job you have is not the one you have to have. You simply have to leave your current job. Why? Because you are staying in your current job for the sake of “money.” Why do I say this?
“When I leave my current job, it’ll be a shock to the system like falling from a cliff.”
You will be overwhelmed with the pressure of making the decision to leave your current job. But if you don’t make this choice, it will be a life sentence. Sure, you can go through many jobs, but in retrospect you would probably have been better off leaving your first job after three years and becoming successful by starting at your second job.
Nothing will change in your current job. You will remain in your current job “for the sake of money.”
But if you are truly successful, you will either be able to quit your current job after five years without any job losses or else you will be able to find another job. That’s right, by starting at your second job, you’ll really start at a new place. But if you are still trying to find work at your current company, there is no point in looking for another job.
“Even in a recession, if you have the right skills, it is not that hard to find work.”
5 Ways to Discover what Career Paths are Right for You
No one in the world can tell you what career is right for you unless they know your passion. No one can tell you what to do if they don’t know your passions. And if you decide to leave your current job on the spur of the moment, you will not be able to be successful. 5 tips to help you find your dream job and make a career move in 2018.
1.Think about what you really like to do.
People often tell us “I don’t know what I want to do.” It’s true that it’s hard to decide on a career path when you don’t have many interests, but it’s not impossible. You may be interested in drawing, or playing games, or watching movies, or singing songs, or reading books-and something in one of those activities and other activities is related to your dream job or ideal life.
Keep in mind that hobbies can lead to a career path. If you enjoy drawing, you may study in art school, even if you might not have thought of it as a future career-dirty. If you always wanted to play games but never had the chance to do so, a good game designer job is a very good fit for you.
Conclusion – What Should I Do Now? and How Can an Employer Help Me Choose My Best Path?
The economy is changing rapidly. There are a lot of opportunities if you know what you want to do in the future. If you do not know, it is time for a career change. Making a career change is never easy, but it does not have to be hard or daunting either. All you have to do is take the first step and move forward from there. Move ahead, and your life will be the better for it.
Your life should not be about your job or your career. Your life is a collection of memories and moments that you observe. It is up to you how you choose to create these memories and moments. You have the freedom to live your life as you see fit, as long as what you do aligns with what you want out of life.