Open Talk

DAY 1 - 12 October 2019 (Saturday)

10.30am – 11.30am

Enhance your career with the knowledge of data science

Mr Andy Oh
Senior Lecturer, Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Synopsis:

Explore the growing importance of data science and its application across all business sectors. The talk introduces data visualization and machine learning and showcases the 10 weeks data science boot camp that Ngee Ann Poly is offering to prepare and enhance candidates to be job-ready for the world of data.

12.00pm – 01.00pm

Singapore's community care sector

Mr Raymond Tan
Director of Nursing, Charis Manor Nursing Home

Synopsis:

Find out what Community Care is and why it is so important, and the aging population issue in Singapore & job opportunities.

01.30pm – 02.30pm

Boost your career and workplace performance

Ms Cindy Ho
Trainer, NTUC LearningHub

Synopsis:

How do you set yourself apart from the rest of the competition in this dynamic, digital economy? In this talk, take a glimpse into how you can harness the strengths of adaptive skills to stay relevant at the workplace. Recognize the influence of your personality and team dynamics on workplace performance. Be introduced to other workshops which enhance your personal development and career growth.

03.00pm – 04.00pm

How to paint yourself in colours that are desirable - do good, do well, flourish

Mr Shenton Sng
Vice President, Human Resources
Singapore Press Holdings

Synopsis:

Provide insight and knowledge on how to let your resume stay on top of the hiring pile, ace the job interview, and how to stay employed and employable. Give tips and advice on how to showcase yourself in a good light to your prospective employers.

04.30pm – 05.30pm

5 steps to find your personal brand statement

Ms Yeo Chuen Chuen
Leadership Coach, L&D Consultant & Facilitator, ACEsence

Synopsis:

As we design the career of your choice, presenting your unique value proposition clearly becomes essential. This session is informative and includes an interactive mini-workshop with the use of the innovative Points-of-tool tools for coaching. In 60 minutes, you will be able to articulate your personal brand statement and walk away with a clear brand positioning.

DAY 2 - 13 October 2019 (Sunday)

10.30am – 11.30am

Kickstart your digital marketing career in 40 days!

Mr Yap Heng Kiong
Senior Lecturer, School of Business & Accountancy
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Synopsis:

Discover the digital marketing trends and the impact of these trends on business. Learn the digital marketing skills framework and how Ngee Ann Polytechnic is working with SkillsFuture Singapore to prepare candidates to be job-ready for an entry-level digital marketing role at Media Agencies, E-commerce/Retail companies and at any MNCs/SMEs that require online marketing.

12.00pm – 01.00pm

Taster class: search engine marketing

Mr Yap Heng Kiong
Senior Lecturer, School of Business & Accountancy
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Synopsis:

Attend this free taster session on to find out how companies are harnessing the power of Search Engine Marketing (SEM) to grow their business.

01.30pm – 02.30pm

The rise of the machines. Will robots take our jobs?

Ms Karen Tiong
Trainer, NTUC LearningHub

Synopsis:

Artificial intelligence assistants and automation are becoming more common in the workplace. A.I. expert predicts 40% of world’s jobs will be replaced by robots in 15 years! Many people believe humans will find new opportunities to take on new professions while some jobs could be affected by artificial intelligence around us. Are you one of those with high risk of being left behind? Find out what you could do to deal with it now!

03.00pm – 04.00pm

Beyond stockbroking

Mr Francis Lee Hwee Seng
Director, Phillip Securities Pte Ltd

Synopsis:

How Phillip’s business model is able to provide opportunities to our Remisier and Financial advisers to achieve high income leveraging on our products, services and platform though scalability and substantiality.

04.30pm – 05.30pm

5 steps to find your personal brand statement

Ms Yeo Chuen Chuen
Leadership Coach, L&D Consultant & Facilitator, Acesence

Synopsis:

As we design the career of your choice, presenting your unique value proposition clearly becomes essential. This session is informative and includes an interactive mini-workshop with the use of the innovative Points-of-tool tools for coaching. In 60 minutes, you will be able to articulate your personal brand statement and walk away with a clear brand positioning.

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