Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us. It is Lighthouse Global, Inc.'s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect from you across our website, http://myjapan.careers, and other sites we own and operate.

This policy is effective as of 1 January 2020, and was most recently updated 6 October 2021.

Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used, and how to manage the cookie settings.

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. They are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make it more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyze what works and where it needs improvement.

How do we use Cookies?

As most of the online services, our website uses first-party and third-party cookies for several purposes. First-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.

The third-party cookies used on our website are mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.

Types of Cookies we use

Manage Cookie Preferences

You can change your cookie preferences any time by clicking the above button. This will let you revisit the cookie consent banner and change your preferences or withdraw your consent right away.

In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. Listed below are the links to the support documents on how to manage and delete cookies from the major web browsers.

Chrome: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/32050

Safari: https://support.apple.com/en-in/guide/safari/sfri11471/mac

Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/clear-cookies-and-site-data-firefox?redirectslug=delete-cookies-remove-info-websites-stored&redirectlocale=en-US

Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/topic/how-to-delete-cookie-files-in-internet-explorer-bca9446f-d873-78de-77ba-d42645fa52fc

If you are using any other web browser, please visit your browser’s official support documents.

Logs and Device Data

We automatically log non-identifying browser and visitor statistics and device data, only to be used for website analytics and to improve our services.

Personal Information

We only ask for personal information when we truly need it to provide a service to you. We collect it by fair and lawful means, with your knowledge and consent. We collect your name and email address to provide access to our full website and jobs database, and further require information such as your date of birth, phone number, home/mailing address, website address, passport information, work and education history, etc., as necessary in order to provide job/internship hunting and consultation services. This information may also be used for record keeping and administration, internal analytics and research, compliance and dispute resolution, recruiting purposes, and in order to contact you as part of our services.

We retain collected information for as long as necessary to provide you with your requested service. Stored data is protected within commercially acceptable means to prevent loss and theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.

We never share any personal information publicly without your explicit permission or with third-parties outside of the scope of our provided job/internship hunting and consultation services (i.e., with hiring companies and service providers), except when required to by law.

Communications

As a part of our job/internship hunting and consultation services, you will be contacted at the email address you provide. You may also receive promotional emails regarding our job/internship hunting and consultation services, but can unsubscribe at any time using the link provided in the email.

Business Transfers

Collected data is considered a transferrable asset should ownership of the website and services provided ever be sold or transferred to another party.

Disclaimer

Our website may link to external sites that are not operated by us. Please be aware that we have no control over the content and practices of these sites, and cannot accept responsibility or liability for their respective privacy policies.

You are free to refuse our request for your personal information, with the understanding that we may be unable to provide you with some of your desired services.

Your continued use of our website will be regarded as acceptance of our practices around privacy and personal information. If you have any questions about how we handle user data and personal information, feel free to contact us. We reserve the right to update our privacy policy without notification.