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Join us TODAY (Saturday, November 20th from 2-4 pm CST), for the JETAA Chicago Career Development Workshop and Panel! If you are a JET alum currently navigating the job market after JET, considering switching careers, or just pondering what’s next for you, then your attendance is welcome! This event is intended to bring together JETAA members who are looking for career advice at all stages of their career trajectory.


Speakers include fellow JET alumni Emily Frank (The Career Catalyst), Ellison Weeks (LinkedIn), and Rob Uy (RSU Consulting). Topics to be covered include resume and cover letter writing, navigating the process of switching careers, and how to leverage your JET experience in the job application process. The workshop will consist of multiple sessions based on these topics over two hours. We also invite participants to submit questions for a panel with all of our speakers after their presentations. Please join us for this free workshop providing invaluable advice to help advance your career after JET!

Sign up here!

**Due to space limitations, this event is for JET alumni (those who have completed at least one year and/or are current living/working in Japan as official participants of JET Program)** Questions? Email Rurik Tywoniw at networking@jetaachicago.com

Are you a recently returned JET alumni? Have you been back for a while? How about having some trouble with a career transition or finding a job during the pandemic? This is the event for you!



Join us Saturday, November 20th from 2-4 pm CST, for the JETAA Chicago Career Development Workshop and Panel! If you are a JET alum currently navigating the job market after JET, considering switching careers, or just pondering what’s next for you, then your attendance is welcome! This event is intended to bring together JETAA members who are looking for career advice at all stages of their career trajectory.


Speakers include fellow JET alumni Emily Frank (The Career Catalyst), Ellison Weeks (LinkedIn), and Rob Uy (RSU Consulting).


Topics to be covered include resume and cover letter writing, navigating the process of switching careers, and how to leverage your JET experience in the job application process. The workshop will consist of multiple sessions based on these topics over two hours. We also invite participants to submit questions for a panel with all of our speakers after their presentations. Check back soon for more details on the event!


Please join us for this free workshop providing invaluable advice to help advance your career after JET!


Sign up here!


**Due to space limitations, this event is for JET alumni (those who have completed at least one year and/or are current living/working in Japan as official participants of JET Program)**


Questions? Email Rurik Tywoniw at networking@jetaachicago.com

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Join us for another evening of Japanese language fun and conversation on Tuesday, November 16th, 6-7 pm CST!



JETAA Chicago is pleased to announce our third Japanese Language Night Pecha Kucha event! These events are intended to bring together JETAA members and supporters who want to stay engaged with Japanese language learning and use. We welcome everyone to join in on the fun and practice their language skills. Breakout rooms will be opened to make space for small group discussions for different levels of comfort/proficiency.


Sign up here!


Unsure of your proficiency level? That’s okay! All levels of experience with Japanese are welcome! This time we'll be discussing what we do on holidays and weekends!


*This event is for JET alumni and Friends of JET.


Questions? Email Rurik Tywoniw at networking@jetaachicago.com

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Japan Exchange & Teaching (JET) Alumni Association of Chicago
Connecting JET alumni in the Midwest - Illinois, Wisconsin, and Indiana