The College of Business is a globally-oriented business school with alumni all over the world. I want to take this opportunity to welcome graduates, current students, and friends to connect with us. Our aim is to reunite alumni, students, and faculty members of the six departments under the College of Business.
We hope to encourage you, our valued alumni and friends, to take a look at your achievements and your network. Our editor has spoken to some of you about your CB journey and challenges at work. These inspiring stories are presented in this issue.
I hope that these featured stories can RE-ignite your passion.
Back to Zero
Janice Shek lives a simple life, just the same as everyone else. “I am thankful that everything went smoothly in my life; from secondary school form 7, to post-secondary BBA HRM at CityU, to Year 3 exchange in New York, to grad trip to Europe, to 1st full time Human Resource job at Tsui Wah, and now to Customer Service Officer at Cathay Pacific (CX). They all seemed like a dream that just happened yesterday.” During her one year at Tsui Wah, she had the opportunity to be part of the preparation team prior to Tsui Wah becoming a listing corporation in the market... [ Full Story ]
Francis Ngai BBA Quantitative Analysis for Business '94; Honorary Fellow 2013 of City University of Hong Kong
Last June, Francis Ngai went to the Gobi March Ultra-Marathon (250km), one of the Four Deserts Marathon. He physically carried the dreams (written on paper) of his colleagues and friends to the race, hoping to call forth their dreams and the perseverance needed to fulfill those dreams... [ Full Story ]
Leah Ya Li BBA in Quantitative Finance and Risk Management '12
Importance of Alumni Networking
Zunyi City, China is a historical city where former Chairman Mao Zedong was first elected as the First Chairman of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China at the “Zunyi Meeting.” Apart from its political significance, Zunyi is also known for its famous rice liquor, Maotai... [ Full Story ]