In pics: Induction of new staff in Japan

A total of 1,331 newly hired workers will join Japan's largest retail group Seven & I Holdings this spring, which is the parent organisation to the 7-Eleven convenience stores and Ito Yokado supermarket chain in Japan.
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Newly-recruited employees of Japan's largest retail group Seven & I Holdings conduct group stretching exercises during an entrance ceremony for the company in Tokyo on March 19, 2015. A total of 1,331 newly hired workers will join the company this spring , which is the parent organisation to the 7-Eleven convenience stores and Ito Yokado supermarket chain in Japan. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Newly-recruited employees of Japan's largest retail group Seven & I Holdings conduct group stretching exercises during an entrance ceremony for the company in Tokyo on March 19, 2015. A total of 1,331 newly hired workers will join the company this spring , which is the parent organisation to the 7-Eleven convenience stores and Ito Yokado supermarket chain in Japan. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Newly-recruited employees of Japan's largest retail group Seven & I Holdings learn sign language for hearing-impaired customers during an entrance ceremony for the company in Tokyo on March 19, 2015. A total of 1,331 newly hired workers will join the company this spring , which is the parent organisation to the 7-Eleven convenience stores and Ito Yokado supermarket chain in Japan. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Newly-recruited employees of Japan's largest retail group Seven & I Holdings learn sign language for hearing-impaired customers during an entrance ceremony for the company in Tokyo on March 19, 2015. A total of 1,331 newly hired workers will join the company this spring , which is the parent organisation to the 7-Eleven convenience stores and Ito Yokado supermarket chain in Japan. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Newly-recruited employees of Japan's largest retail group Seven & I Holdings learn sign language for hearing-impaired customers during an entrance ceremony for the company in Tokyo on March 19, 2015. A total of 1,331 newly hired workers will join the company this spring , which is the parent organisation to the 7-Eleven convenience stores and Ito Yokado supermarket chain in Japan. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Newly-recruited employees of Japan's largest retail group Seven & I Holdings learn sign language for hearing-impaired customers during an entrance ceremony for the company in Tokyo on March 19, 2015. A total of 1,331 newly hired workers will join the company this spring , which is the parent organisation to the 7-Eleven convenience stores and Ito Yokado supermarket chain in Japan. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Newly-recruited employees of Japan's largest retail group Seven & I Holdings learn sign language for hearing-impaired customers during an entrance ceremony for the company in Tokyo on March 19, 2015. A total of 1,331 newly hired workers will join the company this spring , which is the parent organisation to the 7-Eleven convenience stores and Ito Yokado supermarket chain in Japan. (AFP/Getty Images)