As we move towards the end of 2014, we come to the beginning of some folk’s favorite time of year – holiday party season! As active Jaycees, we know how to logistically plan and execute a great event. But once the decorations are up, the food has been ordered, and the guest list finalized, how do you make sure that you’re on top of your … Continue reading Thanksgiving Primer
Recruiting can seem like a challenging endeavor for anyone coming up through the Junior Chamber ranks. When we look at recruiting, we need to think about how we ourselves may purchase the things we hold dear in life. In other words, what is the value versus the cost. In order to understand this, let’s break it down a little: Costs of Joining the Jaycees: Membership … Continue reading Why Join the Jaycees?
As we start to wind down 2014 and look ahead to 2015, it’s important that we end the year strong. Whether it’s wrapping up an in-progress Jaycee project, making a final push at work before the holidays, or completing the home chores that have somehow evaded your schedule for the past few months, getting organized will help you finish off 2014 on a positive note, … Continue reading Ending Strong
Leadership. Responsibility. Commitment. These words are not only familiar to Jaycees who spend countless hours each year dedicating time and energy on projects to help their communities, but in a larger sense, to the many Americans who have served our nation as a part of the Armed Forces. Continue reading Remembering Those Who Have Served