09 Oct 2020
Career Development and Training: Fund Group Company Sharing
It was a pleasure to have Adrian Chan, Laurence Wong, and Karen Lin from Fung Group join our MBA students for a company sharing session. Adrian, the General Manager of the PMD, outlined the learning and training opportunities provided by the programme. HKU MBA started hosting Fung Group’s PMD campus talks in 2013 and since then, our students have been consistently recruited for Fung Group’s business needs.
14 Oct 2020
HKU Full-time MBA Alumni Sharing
This is our first “hybrid event” which we offered both on-campus face to face and off-campus zoom join in. Students who attended in-person and online were both engaged in the discussion. Our panelists gave useful tips on course selection, networking strategies, career development, job searching, etc. in their MBA journey.
05 Oct 2020
Career Development and Training: Effective Networking Skills
HKU MBA Career Development and Training recently invited MJ Jennings to conduct a workshop on effective networking skills. MJ started off her interactive session by having the students introspect to understand their strengths and personal brand, enabling them to construct their elevator pitches.
05 Oct 2020
Career Development and Training: Story Construction
HKU MBA Career Development and Training invited Sam Joshi and Rupert Hay to conduct a workshop on effective "Story Construction", enabling students to learn how to integrate past experiences to express future goals and aspirations when speaking with prospective employers.
25 Sep 2020
Career Orientation: Alumni Sharing Session
As part of HKU MBA Career Development and Training's orientation series, we invited Lucas Yu, Nikki Lim, and Sam Greenwood from our full-time Class of 2020 batch to share their thoughts and experience from their HKU MBA journey. It was a very interactive session, and they gave the incoming class many valuable tips on how to navigate through the programme.
30 Sep 2020
Alumni Webinar Series: MBA Success Stories - Female in Leadership (Amy Hau)
The webinar was conducted by our alumna, Amy Hau, who has over 10 years of expertise in management, and currently holds a leadership position at a multinational corporation. Having worked across numerous teams, Amy shared her insights on how to cope and deal with managing individuals, including management styles, attributes of a good leader, and much more.
25 Sep 2020
Safeguarding Fund Performance in a Downturn
It was a pleasure to have Josh Lewsey, Strategy and Transactions Partner at EY-Parthenon, to deliver a live online webinar on “Safeguarding Fund Performance in a Downturn” with the HKU MBA community on last Friday. Topics covered were the polarization of private equity fund performance, the change of the nature of venture capital. We also looked at the change of investors’ demand across both performance and sustainability, and how this linked to ESG and value creation.
21 Sep 2020
Career Orientation: CV Workshop
As part of HKU MBA Career Development and Training's orientation series, last week Thomas Bispham, Sr. hosted a CV workshop for our full-time MBA students. Tom outlined how to look at the bigger picture when it comes to constructing a CV. Tom highlighted the importance of looking at your CV from both a macro perspective (ie. industry) and a micro perspective (ie. personal uniqueness).
31 Aug 2020
Panel Discussion: Effects on Job Market during COVID-19
It was a great pleasure to host a Panel Discussion around the topic of "Effects on Job Market during COVID-19", a collective and interactive sharing session with the HKU MBA community and MBA alumni speakers.
17 Sep 2020
Career Orientation: Importance of Effective Communication
Continuing HKU MBA Career Development and Training's orientation series, Meera Ralhan-Medana briefed the students about the importance of effective communication within the workplace.
25 Aug 2020
Navigating through an uncertain job market: Market yourself with 5P’s of Marketing
This week, HKU MBA Career Development and Training invited Luis Rolim, Group Marketing Director at Phaidon International, to deliver a live online webinar on “Navigating through an uncertain job market: Market yourself with 5P’s of Marketing”.
17 Sep 2020
Full-time MBA Career Orientation
HKU MBA Career Development and Training hosted the first day of our 2021 Full-time MBA career orientation on Thursday 17th of September!
17 Sep 2020
Career Orientation: Executive Presence
Continuing with HKU MBA Career Development and Training's career orientation workshops, Gary Lo hosted a workshop on Executive Presence last week.