1. Announcement:
    Forum Rules - Read Before Posting
    Beer Baron (Administrator)
    June 19th, 2010
    Views:
    18,827
Page 4 of 59 FirstFirst 123456781454 ... LastLast
Threads 151 to 200 of 2946

Forum: Applying: The Archives

Going through the way-too-long misery of the JET Program application process? Read what previous applicants and JETs have said! You can read old SOPs here, pore through a treasure trove of advice and tips, and see what has worked (and what hasn't) in the past.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Interview Questions/Advice

    Started by Nak, January 10th, 2011 07:34
    19 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 19
    • Replies: 372
    • Views: 59,324
    March 2nd, 2012, 19:28 Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Attention: Lurkers!

    Started by word, September 3rd, 2010 10:36
    14 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 14
    • Replies: 260
    • Views: 42,722
    November 5th, 2012, 09:52 Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Does anyone like JET??

    Started by sandbear, April 23rd, 2013 12:10
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 93
    • Views: 29,017
    August 7th, 2013, 13:04 Go to last post
  1. 2008 Placement Discussion

    Started by Lupetill, May 20th, 2008 17:16
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 8
    • Replies: 146
    • Views: 13,013
    June 19th, 2008, 15:15 Go to last post
  2. Non-drinker wondering how to survive

    Started by Jesse, April 5th, 2008 02:17
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 8
    • Replies: 144
    • Views: 6,606
    April 14th, 2008, 17:09 Go to last post
  3. Poll: Current JETs: How close are you to your preferred placement?

    Started by Ladama, April 11th, 2009 14:34
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 8
    • Replies: 144
    • Views: 10,219
    May 27th, 2009, 13:14 Go to last post
  4. Get your fracking drivers' license, yo

    Started by word, January 29th, 2012 16:00
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 8
    • Replies: 144
    • Views: 12,096
    May 5th, 2012, 20:13 Go to last post
  5. Show me the WORST!

    Started by SullBhit, April 20th, 2008 18:16
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 8
    • Replies: 143
    • Views: 9,820
    May 17th, 2008, 10:05 Go to last post
  6. Poll: Did you get an interview?

    Started by BringBackChef, January 12th, 2007 15:08
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 8
    • Replies: 142
    • Views: 8,960
    February 5th, 2007, 13:37 Go to last post
  7. Do any upgraded alternates know where they're going?

    Started by Timoshi, May 23rd, 2007 12:04
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 8
    • Replies: 142
    • Views: 7,069
    July 13th, 2007, 17:36 Go to last post
  8. Group B People

    Started by Baikinman, April 25th, 2008 01:07
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 8
    • Replies: 142
    • Views: 9,394
    June 13th, 2008, 04:20 Go to last post
  9. People cutting out early

    Started by Gusuke, April 13th, 2009 12:11
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 8
    • Replies: 142
    • Views: 9,958
    April 15th, 2009, 13:45 Go to last post
  10. Luggage

    Started by Miss_igirisu, May 13th, 2009 20:57
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 8
    • Replies: 142
    • Views: 9,729
    August 5th, 2009, 08:59 Go to last post
  11. Poll: Orientation-o-rama recount

    Started by Trivial, June 25th, 2009 17:47
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 8
    • Replies: 142
    • Views: 9,496
    August 9th, 2009, 12:30 Go to last post
  12. Anyone else newly single?

    Started by revenantkioku, April 4th, 2007 08:34
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 8
    • Replies: 141
    • Views: 8,682
    October 9th, 2008, 12:21 Go to last post
  13. Your Interview - How Did It Go '12

    Started by Merkypie, February 18th, 2012 13:47
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 8
    • Replies: 141
    • Views: 17,097
    April 18th, 2012, 16:35 Go to last post
  14. The predecessor problem

    Started by Astrix, May 9th, 2006 01:00
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 139
    • Views: 9,164
    July 5th, 2006, 04:44 Go to last post
  15. Form 8802

    Started by zeldagal, April 8th, 2007 00:59
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 139
    • Views: 13,839
    June 7th, 2008, 07:21 Go to last post
  16. I got my placement!!! [miyagi-ken desu]

    Started by mista miyagi, May 17th, 2006 06:24
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 138
    • Views: 7,029
    August 5th, 2006, 15:47 Go to last post
  17. Medical Form

    Started by Alex_X, April 6th, 2006 21:35
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 137
    • Views: 7,019
    April 26th, 2006, 21:40 Go to last post
  18. Idea of how many people have applied

    Started by BarcelonaDude, December 4th, 2006 11:38
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 137
    • Views: 6,889
    January 25th, 2007, 23:43 Go to last post
  19. Update on Placement information.

    Started by MCAS, May 28th, 2011 07:08
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 137
    • Views: 16,493
    July 10th, 2011, 05:45 Go to last post
  20. Poll: Personality type of incoming JETs?

    Started by dog8food, April 10th, 2008 03:17
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 136
    • Views: 10,690
    January 14th, 2009, 22:51 Go to last post
  21. JETs that didn't speak Japanese when they went...

    Started by cLam, April 11th, 2008 00:40
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 136
    • Views: 8,194
    April 25th, 2008, 22:11 Go to last post
  22. Alternates Anonymous

    Started by Fallacy, April 10th, 2010 07:48
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 136
    • Views: 10,304
    May 10th, 2010, 15:10 Go to last post
  23. Hiroshima prefecture

    Started by morgs, May 18th, 2006 22:30
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 135
    • Views: 7,791
    August 21st, 2006, 00:39 Go to last post
  24. UK Placements

    Started by alphie, May 22nd, 2008 19:30
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 135
    • Views: 7,035
    June 16th, 2008, 19:49 Go to last post
  25. pred trying to sell stuff

    Started by Tyr, July 11th, 2011 23:43
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 135
    • Views: 14,831
    July 3rd, 2012, 09:27 Go to last post
  26. Aspiring Australian JETs 2014

    Started by SticksPrime, January 16th, 2014 15:05
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 135
    • Views: 20,040
    May 31st, 2014, 15:08 Go to last post
  27. Top placement stats

    Started by kotatsu-sama, March 15th, 2007 03:46
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 133
    • Views: 5,840
    March 19th, 2007, 18:05 Go to last post
  28. What was your placement request?

    Started by UPGRAYEDD, April 4th, 2008 14:16
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 133
    • Views: 8,136
    May 30th, 2008, 01:55 Go to last post
  29. R ya freaking yet?

    Started by newdawn, July 3rd, 2008 22:43
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 133
    • Views: 7,966
    July 25th, 2008, 00:01 Go to last post
  30. Poll: Which group are you going in...?

    Started by shadowrook, April 10th, 2006 08:30
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 132
    • Views: 8,262
    May 30th, 2006, 11:22 Go to last post
  31. Poll: 2007 Interviewees, placement preferences + placement gossip

    Started by BringBackChef, January 26th, 2007 08:58
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 132
    • Views: 8,080
    February 26th, 2007, 06:52 Go to last post
  32. THEY'RE COMING!

    Started by toadhjo, April 8th, 2009 04:49
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 131
    • Views: 9,005
    April 8th, 2009, 07:48 Go to last post
  33. Okayama bound

    Started by krayziesensei, May 17th, 2007 03:12
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 129
    • Views: 7,459
    July 4th, 2007, 09:09 Go to last post
  34. Cert of Health

    Started by jonesinjapan, April 5th, 2008 00:58
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 129
    • Views: 6,925
    May 8th, 2008, 03:19 Go to last post
  35. Where did everyone request?

    Started by vdog, November 25th, 2008 12:50
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 129
    • Views: 7,125
    December 14th, 2008, 20:13 Go to last post
  36. Shortlisted ppl - How did you do it?

    Started by viktorvaughn, April 10th, 2009 16:02
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 129
    • Views: 9,768
    April 16th, 2009, 05:52 Go to last post
  37. We are starting to find out who our successors are

    Started by keekers, May 11th, 2010 10:49
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 128
    • Views: 9,927
    May 21st, 2010, 17:35 Go to last post
  38. I heard a rumor about placement...

    Started by elleohelle, April 16th, 2009 08:16
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 128
    • Views: 8,894
    April 19th, 2009, 16:39 Go to last post
  39. confirmation of application

    Started by aweitzman, November 23rd, 2009 00:47
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 128
    • Views: 13,015
    January 21st, 2010, 05:53 Go to last post
  40. what are you running away from?

    Started by frankdux, January 20th, 2007 16:42
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 127
    • Views: 5,687
    February 13th, 2007, 20:24 Go to last post
  41. Have you submitted your application yet?

    Started by keekers, November 4th, 2006 18:37
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 123
    • Views: 7,410
    December 8th, 2006, 22:02 Go to last post
  42. Ways to fail your interview [the musical]

    Started by maidenindigo, January 17th, 2009 01:25
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 123
    • Views: 7,072
    February 25th, 2009, 09:06 Go to last post
  43. What have you been doing while waiting to hear if you got in?

    Started by NumberNone, March 28th, 2009 17:54
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 123
    • Views: 6,396
    April 5th, 2009, 08:42 Go to last post
  44. Who Wants My Placement?

    Started by southpaw, February 24th, 2010 11:24
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 123
    • Views: 8,059
    March 4th, 2010, 10:12 Go to last post
  45. How will you react if you get accepted?

    Started by kotatsu-sama, April 2nd, 2007 00:15
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 122
    • Views: 6,629
    March 12th, 2009, 19:27 Go to last post
  46. Has it kicked in yet?

    Started by jonesinjapan, April 14th, 2008 23:20
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 122
    • Views: 6,133
    May 1st, 2008, 10:40 Go to last post
  47. Gunma! 2009

    Started by momotaro21, May 28th, 2009 10:29
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 122
    • Views: 9,530
    October 27th, 2009, 07:00 Go to last post
  48. Kyoto-fu 京都府

    Started by ben260, May 28th, 2009 14:59
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 122
    • Views: 15,171
    May 24th, 2011, 10:57 Go to last post
  49. If you get in, will you accept?

    Started by Tealeaf, March 23rd, 2007 07:53
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 121
    • Views: 4,226
    March 30th, 2007, 19:07 Go to last post
  50. If we do n00b JET karaoke together in Tokyo, what songs will you sing?

    Started by toadhjo, April 5th, 2009 06:55
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 121
    • Views: 6,112
    April 7th, 2009, 05:42 Go to last post

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 25 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 25 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •