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NK 2014 in Holbæk

Last weekend JCI had the Danish National Conference taking place in Holbæk. The theme of the Conference was ‘Be a Hero’. On Friday evening people at the party had to dress up as heroes and JCI Copenhagen International decided to show up as Ghost Busters. This turned out to be a good choice as a…
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An update from the ECM2015-team

We won the bid for ECM 2015 (European Capitals Meeting) back in May in Beograd – and now the fun begins. A small group of people from our chapter comprised mostly of the original team that worked on our bid for the honour of hosting the ECM are now working on making this a congress…
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As the legend goes, his name is Don Juan…

His name is Don Juan and he is known as a womanizer, but in Mozart’s musical version of the story, he goes by Don Giovanni.  In late May, our chapter was invited to the Royal Danish Opera by one of our newest member, Maria Redke. Maria has been involved in the musical industry for many…
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ECM – happy brunch meeting

On 16th of May we celebrated the winning of ECM (European Capitals Meeting) with having a happy brunch together. We chose to meet in restaurant “Chez Laurent” in Frederiksberg. There were two choices: a classical brunch and a champagne brunch. Of course most of the people chose to try the latter one. The atmosphere was…
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Recap of Energy Crossroads Workshop

In last chapter meeting we had a great chance to meet Energy Crossroads Denmark. It is a young organisation which by focusing on youth leadership, sustainability, education and diversity acts to accelerate global transition to the cleaner, prosperous and safer energy future. They gave us a presentation about the energy consumption of today and predictions…
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JCI Social Day Sports Event

On May 29th, Ivan Lazar and Rune Lind had put together plans for a social/active day that was to take place in Frederiksberg Have. The theme of the day was to get active, have fun and enjoy some wholesome Danish food at a nearby restaurant. The team met up in Frederiksberg Have after a few…
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LIFE WITH A TWIST OF… NETWORKING

We hear around us more and more about how important is networking. And if the purpose of networking is supposed to be making acquaintances, friends, business connections, for me is getting energy from new and inspiring people and their unique stories. I have been asked a couple of times to facilitate networking sessions and the…
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JCI Day 2014

We are JCICI and we make things happen. We were asked to do something to celebrate JCI Day.  We brainstormed our asses off and eureka-ed an amazing idea to have a volunteer army. We needed to find something for the volunteer army to do, and we found a worthy cause at ‘På Sporet’.   We…
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ECM 2014 in Belgrade

ECM 2015 is going to be in Copenhagen!!! European Capitals Meeting took place in Belgrade, Serbia, from 8-11. of May. Our mission was to win the opportunity to host the ECM next year in Copenhagen. And as most of you know: WE WON!!! A lot of effort was put in from our side. Stephan Bouman…
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A little insight on my Insights

I have to admit I had some serious doubts about being profiled, as I have always considered them to be stringent, narrow-minded and inaccurate. Insights changed my mind in a big way. Our trainer, Sabrina Spangsdorf, explained the meaning of the various colours (blue, green, yellow and red), circles and lines of the Insights wheel…
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