, Volume 23, Issue 2, pp 265–279 | Cite as

PLASIU: a system that facilitates creative decision-making in job-hunting

  • Hiroko Shoji
  • Kazunori Fujimoto
  • Koichi Hori
Open Forum


Through an analysis of university students’ job-hunting logs, we have found that their introspection via rereading their log sometimes helps them discover themselves. Then we have built a system called PLASIU designed to support job-hunter’s creative decision-making based on the observations from their actual job-hunting process. This paper provides an overview of PLASIU and describes the findings from a user study using PLASIU.


Creative decision making Concept articulation Conception Interaction Job-hunting 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Science and EngineeringChuo UniversityTokyoJapan
  2. 2.Fujimoto Research Park Co., LtdKyotoJapan
  3. 3.Research Center for Advanced Science and TechnologyUniversity of TokyoTokyoJapan

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