Spotlight on Japan welcomes AIG as a sponsor – An organization with diversity in its DNA

  At AIG, we are a global network of approximately 65,000 people delivering products and services to over 90 million customers in over 10 countries and jurisdictions worldwide.  We have diversity in our DNA and we are strongly committed to making AIG a truly diverse and inclusive workplace. Our Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) enable employees […]

Robert Walters

Spotlight on Japan sponsor Robert Walters Japan shares their success in identifying female talent

Robert Walters, established in England in 1985, is a specialist recruitment consultancy operating in 27 countries across the world. Based on a spirit of diversity, it introduces ideal candidates to companies.  Robert Walters Japan is the Japanese branch of this organization, located in Tokyo and Osaka. It introduces permanent, temporary and contract workers.  Specializing in […]

Spotlight Ambassador: Florian Kohlbacher

Grassroots change: Insights from Spotlight Ambassador Florian Kohlbacher

Our final Spotlight Amabassador, Florian Kohlbacher, calls on Japan to stop making “lazy excuses” for it’s position on gender equality. Having discovered that the average time taken for paternity leave was one day, Florian shares more revelations and deep-rooted challenges that Japan must resolve to create a gender equal society for the next generations. To […]

Kiyo Weiss – Our 5th Spotlight Ambassador shows she has been bold for change throughout her career. #BeBoldForChange

Our 5th Spotlight Amabassador, Kiyo Weiss, shares her own #BeBoldForChange thoughts in the run up to International Women’s Day and the Spotlight on Japan 2017 event.  Real action on overtime, job mobility, education and learning English is required, she says.  “Cultural change takes time, and we just have to keep trying to influence the government.” […]