Peter Lackner is the Managing Partner at JobsinJapan.com and has had management-level positions at major job boards in Japan including: CareerCross.com, GaijinPot, CareerEngine (formerly eCentral) and currently the managing partner at JobsinJapan.com. Running a job board gives Peter the opportunity to speak with employers and job seekers every day and find out why some are successful and others are not. Speaking to both employers and job seekers has given Peter the ability to be able to see both sides of the hiring process. Peter is active in the ETJ (English Teachers in Japan organization), a member of JALT’s School Owners SIG and currently on the Board of Directors of the Tokyo Association of International Preschools.
Learn best practices for finding a job online, resume and cover letter tips, interviewing and follow-up, etc. Implementing the advice at this session could make the difference in getting your next job. Are your job applications being ignored? Find out why and how to get noticed. What are hiring managers looking for when they look at cover letters and resumes (CV)? Do you think there are no jobs available due to COVID-19? Think again. This session compiles the feedback from various school hiring managers in Japan and is not specific to using JobsinJapan.com. Audience aimed at: All except school owners. Language of the presentation: English