Want to unlock your employability and get ahead in your career? Join us for a practical workshop designed for young professionals.


Imagine being able to accelerate your career by utilising tried and tested techniques to get ahead in your career. Take advantage of this opportunity to hear from thought leaders in industry and connect with like-minded young professionals to strengthen your network.

The workshop will cover topics such as :

  • Unlocking your employability
  • Why mentoring works
  • Finding equilibrium at work life balance
  • Career progression (How to get there?)
  • Building strong relationship through networking

This popular workshop is designed by young alumni for young alumni! Only limited seats available, so sign up today!

We have a stellar line up of inspiring speakers who will be sharing their stories including:

Time Topic Speaker  
10:00am Registrations (coffee and tea available)    
10.30am to 10.40am Welcome address by MC    
10.40am to 11.10am

Session 1:

How to unlock your employability

Dr Annabelle Willox Director of UQ Employability
11.10am to 11.40am

Session 2:

How to add value    

James Doyle Technology Consultant at EY
11.40am to 12.10pm

Session 3:

Why mentoring works!

Cate Clifford BEL Employability Specialist (Mentoring)
12.10pm - 12.40pm

Session 4:

How to make your network WORK!

Kate Row Executive Consultant for Windsor Group
12.40pm to 1.10pm Lunch    
1.10pm to 1.40pm

Session 5:

Striking a sustainable work life balance

Michael Bromley Co-Founder of Beyond Billables
1.40pm to 2.10pm

Session 6:

Building a professional brand online

Sally Dwyer Co-founder & Director of Be Social. Be Smart.
2.10pm to 2.40pm

Session 7:

Career Progression

Josh Bailey Australian Army Captain turned Senior Consultant at Deloitte
2.40pm to 3.10pm

Session 8:

Changing Careers and doing it right!

Tara-Jay Rimmer Founder of The Van That Can & Brisbane Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2016
3.10pm to 3.30pm Wrap up and closing by MC    

EVENT DETAILS

DATE:

Saturday, 29 July 2017

TIME:

Registrations starts from 9:45am

 

Workshop: 10:00am to 3:30pm

LOCATION:

Room S201, Hawken Building, The University of Queensland, St Lucia

COST:

Single tickets $25.00pp. Lunch inclusive

REGISTRATION:

Click here to register

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Venue

Hawken Building, The University of Queensland, St Lucia
Room: 
Room S201

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