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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2019/01/02/2-23-jetaany-mothra-storytelling-event-leaps-of-faith/"></div>Join us for the first-ever JETAANY Mothra Storytelling event on Saturday, February 23. Laugh, cry, and enjoy an evening of 10 stories about “Leap of Faith” and the JET experience<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2019/01/02/2-23-jetaany-mothra-storytelling-event-leaps-of-faith/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    (2/23) Mothra “Leaps of Faith”: A JETAANY Storytelling Event

    Join us for the first-ever JETAANY Mothra Storytelling event on Saturday, February 23. Laugh, cry, and enjoy an evening of 10 stories about “Leap of Faith” and the JET experience

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2019/01/02/jet-mothra-call-for-stories-share-your-best-jet-related-tale-on-feb-23-in-nyc-deadline-feb-8th/"></div>JETAANY Wants You and Your Stories! JETAANY is excited to announce that sign ups are now open for its first-ever Mothra storytelling event on Saturday, February 23 in NYC. See details here. Got a great story from Japan that you’ve been dying to share? Maybe it’s your favorite story and you’re ready to take it to the stage. JETAANY wants to spotlight you and your story, you just have to tell us about it! Guidelines Your story should: Be original and a personal experience. Be 5-10 minutes long. Reflect our theme of “Beginnings/Leap of Faith.” Have a JET Program element to it. That could mean that your story happened: While on JET Because of someone you met on JET Because […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2019/01/02/jet-mothra-call-for-stories-share-your-best-jet-related-tale-on-feb-23-in-nyc-deadline-feb-8th/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    JET Mothra Call For Stories: Share Your Best JET-related Tale on Feb 23 in NYC – DEADLINE Feb 8th

    JETAANY Wants You and Your Stories! JETAANY is excited to announce that sign ups are now open for its first-ever Mothra storytelling event on Saturday, February 23 in NYC. See details here. Got a great story from Japan that you’ve been dying to share? Maybe it’s your favorite story and you’re ready to take it to the stage. JETAANY wants to spotlight you and your story, you just have to tell us about it! Guidelines Your story should: Be original and a personal experience. Be 5-10 minutes long. Reflect our theme of “Beginnings/Leap of Faith.” Have a JET Program element to it. That could mean that your story happened: While on JET Because of someone you met on JET Because […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2018/03/08/3-31-the-nuts-and-bolts-of-effectively-building-your-professional-network/"></div>Date: Saturday, March 31, 2018 Time: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Where: JLGC, Japan Local Government Center (CLAIR, N.Y.), 3 Park Avenue, 20th Floor, New York, NY 10016-5902 Registration Fee: $10.00 (covers lunch and refreshments) Questions?: Email Fernando at treasurer[at]jetaany.org Join us for a professional development workshop everyone can benefit from! Networking is an integral part of everyone’s career, yet most of us are not taught how to build our network effectively. In this workshop, participants will: understand how networking can help his/her career self-assess their current and future network learn about common mistakes of networking and explore hands-on activities to build effectively their network Through different activities and small-group discussions, this workshop aims to promote the acquisition of networking insights and cultivate effective […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2018/03/08/3-31-the-nuts-and-bolts-of-effectively-building-your-professional-network/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    POSTPONED – The Nuts and Bolts of Effectively Building Your Professional Network

    Date: Saturday, March 31, 2018 Time: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Where: JLGC, Japan Local Government Center (CLAIR, N.Y.), 3 Park Avenue, 20th Floor, New York, NY 10016-5902 Registration Fee: $10.00 (covers lunch and refreshments) Questions?: Email Fernando at treasurer[at]jetaany.org Join us for a professional development workshop everyone can benefit from! Networking is an integral part of everyone’s career, yet most of us are not taught how to build our network effectively. In this workshop, participants will: understand how networking can help his/her career self-assess their current and future network learn about common mistakes of networking and explore hands-on activities to build effectively their network Through different activities and small-group discussions, this workshop aims to promote the acquisition of networking insights and cultivate effective […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2018/03/03/3-20-jetaanys-annual-meishi-exchange-networking-event/"></div>*Click here to see more pictures from last year Join us for our largest networking event of the year! We get 100+ attendees every year so make sure to get your spot! When: Tuesday, March 20th,  6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Where: Legends Bar, 6 West 33rd Street @ 5th Ave, New York, NY 10001 (Private space downstairs) Questions: Contact Wendy (president @ jetaany.org) Cost: $15 prepay (Monday, March 19th at midnight/ $20 at the door — Cash ONLY What you get: We’ll be serving “hearty hors d’oeuvres” included in the entry price. There will be a ***special extended happy hour***  for attendees! And of course, you’ll get the opportunity to meet AMAZING people! RSVP: Click Here to get your spot Facebook: Check out who […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2018/03/03/3-20-jetaanys-annual-meishi-exchange-networking-event/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    (3/20) JETAANY’s Annual Meishi Exchange Networking Event!

    *Click here to see more pictures from last year Join us for our largest networking event of the year! We get 100+ attendees every year so make sure to get your spot! When: Tuesday, March 20th,  6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Where: Legends Bar, 6 West 33rd Street @ 5th Ave, New York, NY 10001 (Private space downstairs) Questions: Contact Wendy (president @ jetaany.org) Cost: $15 prepay (Monday, March 19th at midnight/ $20 at the door — Cash ONLY What you get: We’ll be serving “hearty hors d’oeuvres” included in the entry price. There will be a ***special extended happy hour***  for attendees! And of course, you’ll get the opportunity to meet AMAZING people! RSVP: Click Here to get your spot Facebook: Check out who […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2018/02/23/3-13-jnto-special-invite-launch-of-enjoy-my-japan-global-campaign-rsvp-march-1st/"></div>WHEN: Tuesday, March 13th, reception begins at 5:00 pm, followed by unveiling of new campaign. (Guests are encouraged to stay for networking buffet dinner starting at 6:30 pm) WHERE: Global Headquarters for Thomson Reuters, 30th floor (3 Times Square, New York City, 7th Avenue between 42nd Street and 43rd Street) ATTIRE: Smart casual COST: Free RSVP: Fill out the form linked here no later than March 1st. Space limited. MORE INFO: “Enjoy My Japan:” https://www.enjoymyjapan.jp/en/ The Japan National Tourism Organization has graciously invited JET alumni to attend a cocktail reception for the launch of their new “Enjoy My Japan” global campaign. It is a new global-scale, multilingual campaign that is set to draw long-haul travelers to visit Japan and explore the country and immersing themselves in the rich […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2018/02/23/3-13-jnto-special-invite-launch-of-enjoy-my-japan-global-campaign-rsvp-march-1st/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    (3/13) JNTO Special Invite: Launch of “Enjoy My Japan” Global Campaign – RSVP March 1st

    WHEN: Tuesday, March 13th, reception begins at 5:00 pm, followed by unveiling of new campaign. (Guests are encouraged to stay for networking buffet dinner starting at 6:30 pm) WHERE: Global Headquarters for Thomson Reuters, 30th floor (3 Times Square, New York City, 7th Avenue between 42nd Street and 43rd Street) ATTIRE: Smart casual COST: Free RSVP: Fill out the form linked here no later than March 1st. Space limited. MORE INFO: “Enjoy My Japan:” https://www.enjoymyjapan.jp/en/ The Japan National Tourism Organization has graciously invited JET alumni to attend a cocktail reception for the launch of their new “Enjoy My Japan” global campaign. It is a new global-scale, multilingual campaign that is set to draw long-haul travelers to visit Japan and explore the country and immersing themselves in the rich […]

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