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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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Chapter Meeting April: Recap

This month we had the pleasure of welcoming Jomar Reyes, founder of Strategic Media Company. Jomar gave us an inside on Digital Media and how internet has changed the world to the better. Going back to the Stone Age wall paintings, later the different ways of communicating to a broader audience, for example in the…
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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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ECM 2015 – Copenhagen

Once upon a time… Getting the European Capitals Meeting to Denmark As quite a few of you know, the ECM is a small informal conference for JCI members in capital cities across Europe. It’s an amazingly fun and successful meeting, particularly due to its small size: around 100 participants from 15-25 different cities. That means many new…
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JCI Spring Conference

The JCI Spring Conference 2014 in Sønderborg was my 18th Danish JCI conference in 9 years and absolutely one of the best ever! Everything was so well organized and perfectly executed! The Senator/Senior program was extremely high quality with a visit to the town hall and meeting with the mayor followed by a visit to…
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“A dream is a goal with a deadline” – The 12 Keys to Success!

Tonight, we had an exciting meeting which dealt with the 12 keys to success. We were told that it would normally take 15 hours to review these success criteria, yet did Lars Danscher to give us a good overview of some great tools and aspects to be considered in order to achieve your goals. Including…
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Trying to make a difference

The road to hell is paved with bad excuses, I know. But if those excuses help you improve what you love, make you a better person and improve the life just a little bit for others, I’d say it’s worth the excuse. I went on a 4-day photography mission, mainly for myself, but also to…
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JCI Vice President Visits JCI Copenhagen International

I was delighted to visit JCI Copenhagen International at their event in March of this year. Prior to the event I had discussions with the Local President and several other members on how the organisation is going, and the impressive projects you are currently running. For the main event, I enjoyed dinner with the members.…
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Interview with Jakob Pilegaard Hansen

What is your background and how did you learn about JCICI? I’m originally from Aarhus in Jutland and moved to Copenhagen about three years ago. The first two and a half years were focused on getting settled in the new job and building up a new professional network in Copenhagen. After getting in place professionally, I felt…
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