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101 Top Japanese Human Resources Companies and Startups of 2021

This article showcases our top picks for the best Japanese based Human Resources companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Human Resources industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Japanese Human Resources Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

SmartHR

SmartHR

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Japan-based HR SaaS company that provides cloud-sourced personnel management software for businesses.

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grooves is a social recruiting organization that offers an online B2B platform for recruiting professionals and marketing products.

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BizReach

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BizReach is Japan’s foremost job site exclusive to the high class executive jobs.

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Boulder

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Boulder is a human resource copmany.

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astamuse company, ltd.

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For all inventions, researches and creative activities

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Hackazouk

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Hackazouk is an HR Tech company that operates Official-Alumni.com, an alumni relationship management system in Japan .

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Laboratik

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Laboratik mission is dynamically driving human creativity and productivity by changing the way people work

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identity Japan

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identity-tech is a comprehensive IT talent support company .

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Leading Mark

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Leading Mark, a rising human resources startup in Japan

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Receptionist

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Receptionist is a company that develops and operates the cloud reception system.

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ASHITA-TEAM

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ASHITA-TEAM operates an HR assessment cloud utilizing AI that aims to support working-style reform.

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Aiforce Solutions

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Aiforce Solutions is an able to use AI to solve problems in the AI market.

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Recruit

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Recruit is a Japan-based company providing human resource solutions, lifestyle products and services, and a housing information magazine.

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Hireroo

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Hireroo provides a platform for the recruitment of engineers through technical tests to identify their skill-sets.

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ZIGExN

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ZIGExN engages in the life media platform business.

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Bizer

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Bizer offers services that support the setup of the back office operations of small businesses.

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ZEST

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Marketplace for Home Healthcare – Family Belongs Home

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Coursebase

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Coursebase is a developer of a learning management system used in providing training through an enterprise web application.

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CYDAS

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CYDAS, Inc. was founded with the mission to “Bring out the Talent in People”.

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LOGIC Japan

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Logic is a software company developing a new care record system developed at the request of care providers.

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BrandingEnginner

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BrandingEnginner is an IT-based company that develops web services and smartphone apps for its clients.

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CaiTech

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CaiTech creates services to make nursing care comfortable with technology.

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ScientistPage Inc.

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ScientistPage is a video hosting platform for research papers, conferences, and thesis.

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Bizlink

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Bizlink is a management consulting firm.

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Attelu

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Attelu is a people analytics service that identifies, hires and retains active talent.

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All Personal

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All Personal is a human resource company that provides high-quality opportunities for human relationships in various fields.

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talent and assessment

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talent and assessment is a company based on Career Planning

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Tech ocean

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Tech ocean is a HR Tech company that uses artificial intelligence.

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JOINS

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JOINS is a human resource and employment placement company.

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Go Visions

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Go Visions engages in the edutainment tech for children and human resources services.

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RegulusTechnologies

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RegulusTechnologies is the power of design and technology.

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Recruit Holdings

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Recruit Holdings is a Tokyo-based company that specializes in HR and recruitment services.

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Posiwill

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Posiwill is a operating a career consultation service with job seekers billing type.

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Behavior

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Behavior is providing industry-specific RPA SaaS services.

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Sukima Works

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Sukima Works is an online portal for job listings.

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Skill Shift

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Skill Shift provides comprehensive human resource service.

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WUUZY

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WUUZY operate a matching platform for “professional human resources specialization” by “complete invitation system.

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Cajon

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Cajon operates as an IT human resource development company.

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Leave a Nest

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Leave a Nest provides science and technology education, HR development, start-ups planning, and consultation services.

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cocodoru

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cocodoru is an HR service company.

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NOBORDER Inc.

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HRtech startup that has AI, chatbot technology.

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Persol Holdings

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Persol Holdings provides temporary staffing and placement services.

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DIP Corporation

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DIP Corporation is Providing job information anytime anywhere via the Internet and smartphone in Japan.

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en-Japan

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En-Japan provides solutions for the improvement of employees and organizations.

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Rakus

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Rakus is a software company that provides cloud services and IT human resources for small and medium-sized enterprises.

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JR East Start Up

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JR East Start-Up is a venture capital firm that makes use of management resources and statistics resources.

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SR

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SR offers ICT comprehensive support service and network survey services.

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GoGlobal

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GoGlobal is provide Global Employment Outsourcing Service International Recruiting Process Outsourcing Service.

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Persol Career

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Persol Career offers human resources, mid-level recruitment, and management support services.

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Attuned

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Powered by intrinsic motivation, Attuned is the only employee analytics platform personalized down to the level of the individual.

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for Startups

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for Startups primarily engages in supporting Japanese startups.

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Career

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Career provides temporary staffing, recruitment and business contract of senior human resources.

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Alue

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Alue provides a wide range of solutions for issues in organizational and human resource development for the growth of companies.

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Cocolomi

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Cocolomi offers business development and training services for consumer and B2B businesses.

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Tsumiki

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TSUMIKI department provides services such as management consultation, business improvement support, and design to solve problems.

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Joyo Industrial Research Institute

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Joyo Industrial Research Institute is provides consulting services to local governments training and human resource development.

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Sollective

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Sollective is an invite-only freelancer network where companies can directly hire great talent inside & outside of Japan

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corner

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corner provides problem solving support service specialized in human resources and recruitment areas.

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Fourth Valley Concierge Corporation

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Support young talents around the world to search for global career opportunities and build a border-less society with dreams and hope.

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i Tank Japan

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iTank provides the premier/go-to online platform for students to seek out internship opportunities.

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Works Human Intelligence

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Works Human Intelligence offers technology solutions to optimize talent management and maximize human intelligence.

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D2C&Co.

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D2C&Co. provides human resources store management and customer service.

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Onn

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Onn is an onboarding service platform for organizations.

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HERSTORY

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HERSTORY provides data analysis, consulting and market human resource development services.

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Active and Company

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Active and Company is an extension of the history of human resource management

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Cambridge Technology Partners

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Cambridge Technology Partners provides IT strategy planning, project management and human resources development services.

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Ability Center

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Ability Center specializes in temporary staffing, recruitment and training services.

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AI TOKYO LAB

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AI TOKYO LAB is an AI-specialized technology company that develops AI and IoT solutions.

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Pasona Group

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Pasona Group provides human resource related support services, supporting the global business operations of corporations.

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Dentsu Japan

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Dentsu Japan provides accounting, human resources, and factoring services.

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LDS

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LDS is an IT, HR and consulting services provider company.

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MS JAPAN

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MS JAPAN operates as a recruitment service for business administration positions and professionals.

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T.T Corporation

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T.T.Corporation is develop trusted human resources between companies that create products and services and their customers.

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Greenway

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Greenway is in the plant factory system design and development, distribution and operational support, and confectionary sales sector.

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Parame

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Parame provides human resources, staffing and recruiting services.

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ManpowerGroup

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ManpowerGroup developing comprehensive HR services such as temporary staffing, recruitment, support for people with disabilities.

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Digital Hollywood

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Digital Hollywood is a specialized school business that fosters digital content creators in the new era.

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RELO CLUB

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The company is offering various employee benefit programs for 5 million customers.

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recurrent

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recurrent focuses on Recurrent education business, In-house human resources education business, IT education, and e-learning business.

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XTalent

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XTalent is a recruitment service provider company.

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Fittio

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Fittio specializes in human resources who are active in the IT or web industry.

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ACES

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ACES is a company that realizes a simple society with the power of AI algorithms centered on image recognition.

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oplus

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oplus is a cloud-based shift management service software.

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Strata Genum Co., Ltd.

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Strata Genum Co., Ltd. is an e learning platform that deals with education,resource development,consulting & project management business.

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SEI

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SEI offers software development, office administration, and human resources services.

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RPI

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RPI engages in industrial promotion, regional promotion and research marketing businesses.

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Naciel Holdings

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Naciel Holdings engages in the development of comprehensive support services for restaurants, retailers, and service industries.

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Pasona Tech

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Pasona Tech Inc provides staffing and recruiting services to the information technology industry.

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CMCS

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CMCS is a staffing and recruiting company offering federal and commercial staffing services.

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Rex Advisors

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Rex Advisors provides career support for professional human resources in the fields of taxation, accounting and finance.

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​Leverages

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​Leverages is a Human resources platform.

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Primo Japan

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Primo Japan has sold bridal rings under the management philosophy of turning “Primo” dreams into “Primo” happiness.

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UNIAS

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At UNIAS, we create a platform that draws out the attractiveness of individuals and companies and connects them seamlessly.

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Global Vision Technology

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Global Vision Technology is a human resource and information systems provider company.

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Lacras

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La Classe providing HR cloud services and HR BPO services utilizing the cloud.

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Veterans

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Veterans provides career support for SDF personnel scheduled to retire and former SDF personnel.

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Atrae

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Atrae is a pay-Job media “Green” planning and management of Social Recruiting Service.

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Tab Solution

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Tab Solution is a staffing, information technology and communication agency.

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Itec

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Itec is developing an HR creation solution business through various courses such as the IT Engineers Examination, book publishing, etc.

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Workcloud

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Workcloud is an HR management application that provides payroll, leave management, HR records and time tracking services for SMEs.

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JMas

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JMAS is an enthusiastic professional group that anticipates the times, constantly promoting self-innovation and growth.

Written by Mark Fitz

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