Joelle’s life changed for the better in June 2017 when she pursued a life-changing opportunity with J. Morita MFG Corporation. As a Marketing Assistant, Joelle oversaw a number of tasks including: language translation, customer relation management, workflow optimization and marketing document creation. As she settled into her role, Joelle continued to expand her skillset. For example, Joelle took over the role of creating and editing documents in English with marketing applications like InDesign, Illustrator and Dreamweaver. Although she had no prior experience with these applications, Joelle took the time to teach herself how to operate them This led her to efficiently update instruction manuals, create marketing documents and prepare new websites in English for the organization. Another proud achievement was when she created an instruction video guide to be sent to all clients who purchased a new company product.
Joelle embraced the cultural, language and work differences in Japan and used this opportunity to challenge herself. This inspired her to “deliver high quality work while adapting to a new environment which expanded her confidence and skillset. After concluding her studies in 2019, Joelle landed a position as Digital Marketing Specialist with Digitad which is a marketing agency located in Montreal. The marketing skills and intercultural communication she developed during her CJCP experience were a key foundation for her career after graduation.