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Next SINCA session: If you were high school student now, what would you do?

Our second SINCA session for the year 2021 is on Sunday, Feb. 14 (Valentine’s Day) at 8 pm. We will discuss hypothetical question, “Suppose you were high school student now in 2021, what would be your dream and hope? What would you do to make it happen?” As we always talk about, young generation will…
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2021年2月6日 0

First SINCA session for 2021! (late post-our apologies)

We hosted the first SINCA session for the year 2021 on January 17. It was designed as role play for the first time. In the small breakout groups, we formed 2 pairs. A pair will take the role of interviewer and interviewee and repeat the process with reversed role. For the second pair, the same…
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2021年2月6日 0

Video of SINCA interview role play Part 2 on Jan. 17

In the part 2 of the video, we discussed how participants liked the experience of role play. Towards the end, the announcement of the book club is made. This is a group formed by the participants of SINCA last year. I think this type of initiatives is very good as participants of SINCA share aspirations…
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2021年1月26日 0

Video of SINCA interview skills Part 1 on Jan. 17

As the first session of SINCA for the year 2021, we hosted the role play session for developing interviewing skills on Jan. 17. Many of us do interviews for job, application for programs, client etc. which usually require preparation. We can prepare interview guide for them, but stating background, hypotheses and list of questions. What…
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2021年1月26日 0

GAS TALK Special 2020

I made video of the GAS Talk series I did in the year 2020. We had 15 guests altogether since April. It was very interesting to find out why participants decided to join Global Agenda Series and how they found (or did not find) the series. What I found most interesting was their career development…
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2020年12月31日 0

Video of SINCA Ideal self on Dec. 20- Part 2

This is the part 2 of the video. We covered some 10 people that participated and had some discussion with all. We also talked about the plan for new year 2021, namely, hybrid of “real” session where people can get together, discuss face-to-face, enjoy networking with food and drinks AND “online” session. By combining the…
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2020年12月24日 0

Video of SINCA Ideal self on Dec. 20 -Part 1

Here is the part 1 of the last SINCA session for the year 2020. The topic is Your Moon Shot project-ideal self at the end of 2021 and plan of activities to make it happen. Instead of small breakout sessions and report back as we often follow, we asked every participant to share their ideal…
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2020年12月24日 0

GAS Talk #15 w A. Ueno (Video Part 2)

In the part 2 of the Video, Akira shares his next steps and some experiences he has had which make him reflect and think seriously about his career and life. Answering my question of his 3 wishes and his experience during Covid-19 now underway, he shares insightful comments and views. Part 2 is little over…
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2020年12月15日 0

GAS Talk #15 with A. Ueno Video Part 1

I interviewed Akira Ueno, one of the participants of GAS 2010 about his career evolution and his experience of GAS. He is quite unique in that he changed jobs seven times (the current job is his seventh), starting with major Japanese company of Hitachi Chemical and onto the country head of the global company. In…
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2020年12月15日 0

SINCA “Ideal self for 2021”

Our next and last (for the year 2020) SINCA online session is scheduled for Sunday, December 20 at 8 pm. We would like you to think of “Ideal you at the end of 2021” and plan activities, relationships, skill development program, etc. to make your ideal you the reality. In order to do it, you…
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2020年12月4日 0