AAS on YouTube!
The American Association of Singapore is on YouTube! Check out some of the videos below to learn more about expat events and community activities in Singapore. Also, enjoy interviews with experienced professionals about finding a job in Singapore and expat career development.
AAS Live! with Andrea Brankin
AAS went live with American journalist and author, Andrea McKenna Brankin, for the launch of her very first book, Bipolar Phoenix. The book is about Andrea's life with bipolar disorder. It has many twists and turns and a true happy ending. Tori Nelson interviewed Andrea to find out how the book came about and its impact on the mental health community.
For more information and to contact Andrea, head over to her website: www.BipolarPhoenix.com
Tips for Finding Work in a Foreign Country
Video by Annalisa Burgos. Thinking of moving to a different country? Not sure if you'll find a job overseas? How do you prepare for global employment? Recruiting, human resources and expatriation experts share tips for finding work abroad and building a successful expat experience. The lunch panel was hosted by the American Association of Singapore's Career Resource Center for Expats (CRCE).
Living in Singapore: Settling in Tips
|Video by Eric Janes. Are you moving to Singapore or just arrived here? Long-term expat Ana Mims shares her thoughts on settling into life in Singapore. Feeling comfortable in a new country comes with its challenges but the new 13th Edition Living in Singapore book (coming June 2014) comes packed with valuable information from contributors who have been through it all before, and they share useful tips on the Lion City.|
Independence Day Celebration 2013 in Singapore
|Video by AAS, editing by V. Bindra. The American Association of Singapore hosted its annual Independence Day Celebration at Singapore American School on June 29. Carnival games, live entertainment, American-style food and fireworks were just some of the Fourth of July themed activities on offer. Provided free of charge to the community, several thousand guests attended and embraced the red, white and blue spirit until late into the evening.|
Expat Life: Four Stages of Adapting To a New Country
|Video by AAS contributor Annalisa Burgos. Career Resource Center for Excellence asks Aude Beneton, a consultant with Harmony & Mobility Consulting, about the biggest issue facing expats. Beneton explains the four stages of the expat experience and how to mentally and emotionally prepare for moving to a new country.|
Expat Life: Tips for Moving to Singapore
|Video by AAS contributor Annalisa Burgos. What do I do when I feel homesick? What if I can't get a job? The American Association of Singapore asks expats in Singapore for their advice on these questions and adjusting to life in Southeast Asia.|
Ambassador's Cup Golf Tournament
|Video by AAS. The 2013 Ambassador's Cup Golf Tournament was held in Palm Resort Golf and Country Club in Malaysia. Thanks to all who came and we look forward to another great golf tournament in 2014!|
Arts Connection: Little By Little
|Video by SIFOrg. AAS shared American culture through teaching basketball moves and cookie baking with youths of the Singapore International Foundation-Little Arts Academy Arts Connection: Little by Little program.|
Independence Day Celebration 2012 in Singapore
|Video by CeecookieTV. Fireworks from the 2012 celebrations, hosted by AAS.|
CRCE Interviews Randstad's Richard Farmer on Finding a Job in Singapore
|Video by AAS. Recruitment professional discusses employment trends in Southeast Asia and tips for newcomers on tailoring your resume and finding employment in Southeast Asia.|
CRCE Chats with Expat Entrepreneur Jo Parfitt on Finding a Global Career
|Video by AAS. Jo Parfitt gives tips for expats on how to find their passion and create a global career.|
Independence Day Celebration 2010 in Singapore
|Video by AmCham Singapore. Highlights from the Independence Day Celebration 2010, hosted by AAS.|