Kon’nichiwa, Dōmo arigatō, Okaerinasai…
Welcome to the country of the rising sun, to the country of respect, politeness and centuries of tradition – welcome to Japan. Are you ready for a lifetime adventure? Flying a brand-new Boeing 787 around the world combined with a great contract and superb commuting options?
If you are, keep reading!
Japanese society is famous for being polite, humble and kind but also hard working and formal at times. The assessment process to join the ranks of the ANA pilots – group is tough. Perhaps one of the toughest selections in civil aviation there is these days. The simulator part especially is probably as hard as it can get. Many applicants underestimate the challenge they are facing and miss out on a great opportunity. That is the reason why we created this document – from pilots, for pilots. To support your preparation and to drastically increase your chances for a successful outcome. With this in-depth study guide that is built around firsthand information; you will set yourself apart from other, less prepared candidates. We encourage you in these industry wide rough times, to go the extra mile – with us.
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In this Interview Guide we will cover in detail the whole assessment situation in a face to face interview. You will read about different interview types, different question types and how to recognize them. We offer many practical exercises for you to prepare the situation before hand and improve your soft skills in your interview process. All with a very interactive approach. Special focus put on Japanese culture, the key points and total “no-goes” in Japanese society. You will be prepared.