Thursday, February 18 2021
LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional online network, and it is changing the face of the job search globally. This session will outline the importance of optimizing your profile for job searching, and how recruiters and hiring managers use LinkedIn to source for talent. Tips and strategies for creating an optimized profile will be shared to ensure that you can leverage your skills and experiences to connect to opportunities.
Join this session and learn:
- About LinkedIn
- Uses of LinkedIn
- LinkedIn recruitment trends
- Why do I need a LinkedIn profile?
- Building a powerful LinkedIn profile
- Why follow companies?
- Maintaining your online brand
The Zoom link will be provided via email on the day prior to the event.
CRCE Member: $25
Non-CRCE Member: $35
**CRCE members must log in to receive CRCE member price**
Questions? Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meet the Speaker:
Dr. James Kwan
Career Advisor and Workshop Facilitator
Dr. James Kwan is an accomplished career consultant and trainer with more than 20 years of experience in training, lecturing, facilitation, consulting and coaching. An accountant by training, he has worked in finance, manufacturing, higher education, hotel and property development industries. He is currently an Independent Director of a property development company which is listed on SGX. He chairs the Nomination Committee and is also a member of the Audit Committee and Remuneration Committee. He is an Assistant Professor and adjunct lecturer at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and Nanyang Business School, NTU respectively.
He is a Certified Professional Career Coach of International Coach Academy. He provides career coaching and life coaching at American Association of Singapore (AAS), LHH and Nanyang Business School, NTU for managers and professionals seeking career changes. He conducts in-house training and public workshops in accounting and finance, leadership development, employee effectiveness, team engagement, and career transition with various training institutions such as AAS, Mind Gym, Bailey & French and LHH.
James holds a PhD in Accounting and Finance from University of Western Australia and four master degrees in business administration, digital education, investment and finance. He is a fellow member of several accountancy bodies in Singapore, Australia and the UK.
CRCE Cancellation & Refund Policy:
The American Association of Singapore (AAS) reserves the right to cancel events/workshops. In the event of cancellation by AAS, registrants can opt to attend another workshop or receive a full refund.
If registrant is unable to attend and wishes to cancel registration, he/she must contact AAS (email@example.com) at least 24 hours prior to the workshop start time, and he/she will be issued a credit that can be applied to any same priced CRCE workshop within the following 90 days. In the event of a no-show or day of workshop cancellation, no credit will be issued.
Third Thursday: Burger Crawl
Join us as we bring our Third Thursday: Burger Crawl event back with an outing to Omakase Burger in Orchard Central.
There's no fee to join, but drinks and food are at attendee's own expense.
Omakase Burger is offering our members one for one Sapporo beers!
Please register with us so that we know you are coming and can make the appropriate reservation. Please note that this event is members only and registration is limited to 8 people during Phase 3.
Keep your eyes on the calendar for the next tour stop!
Questions? Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
AAS Events Late Fee, Cancellation & Refund policy: Anyone who does not register for an event by the indicated closing registration date/time, will be subject to an additional fee of $10. AAS reserves the right to cancel events. In the case of cancellation, registrants can opt to attend another event or receive a full refund. If registrants contact AAS at least 24 hours prior to the event start time to make a cancellation, he/she will be issued a credit that can be applied to any same priced event within the following 90 days. In the case of a no-show on the day of event, no credit will be issued.