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CDP - Pitching Workshop

CDP - Pitching Workshop

8 November 2018
We have invited Ms. Akina Ho, Director of Technology & Business Solutions at Great Eagle, to provide a Interview skills session as well as a pitching simulation on how to do a successful and impressive pitch in front of interviewers,
Fintech Series - Fintech Certificate Programme

Fintech Series - Fintech Certificate Programme

26 October 2018
In response to the rising need of talents in financial technology, the College’s Business Career Development team has joined hands with CityU Apps Lab and Branding China Group to launch a FinTech Certificate Programme.
CDP - Career Training Workshop for the YSP students

CDP - Career Training Workshop for the YSP students

25 October 2018
As an annual activity of Young Scholars Programme (YSP) , BCD team provides a 2-hour career training workshop for the YSP students with aims to groom the elite students with training on career planning and development.
Recruitment Talk - Agricultural Bank of China

Recruitment Talk - Agricultural Bank of China

24 October 2018
We have invited Agricultural Bank of China to host a recruitment talk. The Department Head of Corporate Affairs and Senior Human Resources Manager were here to share with students about the bank’s background,
Recruitment Talk - Maybank

Recruitment Talk - Maybank

19 October 2018
Maybank was established in 1960. Maybank is among the top 5 banks in South East Asia with total assets of USD165 billion. At the recruitment talk, in addition
Recruitment Talk - Mindshare

Recruitment Talk - Mindshare

18 October 2018
Mindshare, the global media agency network, and part of WPP, the largest marketing communications network in the world, has come to CityU to conduct a recruitment talk in hiring
Recruitment Talk - Nestle

Recruitment Talk - Nestle

12 October 2018
Nestle – the world’s leading nutrition, health and wellness company, with employed around 335,000 people in over 150 countries and have operations in almost every country in the world,
Recruitment Talk - FDM

Recruitment Talk - FDM

11 October 2018
FDM's career programme provides a tailored blend of specialist development for graduates to transform them into professional IT and business consultants.
Recruitment Talk - FDM

Recruitment Talk - FDM

11 October 2018
FDM's career programme provides a tailored blend of specialist development for graduates to transform them into professional IT and business consultants.
CDP - IBank Series, Interview Skills

CDP - IBank Series, Interview Skills

10 October 2018
Anna covers the nuts and bolts of interviews; the structure and the types of questions will be asked. They could be qualitative and technical.
Recruitment Talk - Maxim’s

Recruitment Talk - Maxim’s

4 October 2018
Maxim's Caterers Limited is Hong Kong's largest food & beverage corporation and restaurant chain. Founded in 1956, the Hong Kong-based company operates a diverse range of food outlets, including bakeries, fast food shops,
Recruitment Talk - HSBC - Digital Banking

Recruitment Talk - HSBC - Digital Banking

3 October 2018
Digital is changing financial services at an unprecedented rate. The recruitment talk covered Retail Banking and Wealth Management Digital Global Graduate Programme and Summer Internship 2019.
CDP - Video Interview Clinic

CDP - Video Interview Clinic

28 September 2018
Employers across the globe are increasingly turning to online and video formats in their recruitment processes. The adoption of these methods means a greater number of candidates can be assessed,
CDP - Cracking Unconventional Recruitment Methods

CDP - Cracking Unconventional Recruitment Methods

26 September 2018
More and more of the companies are incorporating unconventional methods to recruit the best talent. However, these methods are more than just a gimmick. With over 25 years of hands-on experience in recruitment, training and development, and consulting in the FMCG
CDP - Case Cracking

CDP - Case Cracking

21 September 2018
Many employers use scenarios or cases in interview to simulate the work context or allow you to demonstrate your skills. These exercises can reveal a lot about you. With over 25 years of hands-on experience in recruitment, training and development,
CDP - Asset Management & Alternative Investment

CDP - Asset Management & Alternative Investment

20 September 2018
Kelvin talks on what are asset management, private banking and their differences. The key roles and functions of each field and which one suits what students best. Also he touches on a typical day in the life of the professionals.
CDP - Mock Assessment Center

CDP - Mock Assessment Center

20 September 2018
The term Assessment Centre does not refer to a physical place, rather an interview exercise. In an Assessment Centre interview, groups of candidates would be invited to the employing company for a half or full day to participate in aptitude test and team-based exercises that
CDP - Impressive Video Interview

CDP - Impressive Video Interview

19 September 2018
Sherjan Husainie is the Co-Founder and CEO of Employ. As more employers are using video interview for initial screening,
Recruitment Talk - UBS

Recruitment Talk - UBS

18 September 2018
UBS is recruiting at CityU. A full house of over 120 students joined the information session to learn about UBS programs, people and culture from the business lines, HR teams and CityU alum.
CDP - Career preparation and IBank Sharing

CDP - Career preparation and IBank Sharing

11 September 2018
The workshop is to prepare students to get ready for grooming their career paths. It covers the services provided by the Business Career Development,
Business Career Fair 2018

Business Career Fair 2018

6 September 2018
CB Business Career Fair returns for its third year with numerous graduate jobs and internship opportunities offered by the 32 participating employers who are the S&P 500 or multinational companies.
CDP - CV Writing Workshop

CDP - CV Writing Workshop

1 August 2018
This session was designed for those who have just returned from their overseas summer trips. The trainer not only shared with students about what should and what shouldn’t be on a CV; the right format and the perfect recipe,
CLDP - Singapore Career Exploration Programme 2018

CLDP - Singapore Career Exploration Programme 2018

28 May 2018
The week-long “Singapore Career Exploration Programme” brought together 20 passionate students across Schools/Colleges. Through providing hands-on training and project experience on market research, business consulting and entrepreneurship, along with company visits to
CDP - Job hunting tips sharing by IBank interns

CDP - Job hunting tips sharing by IBank interns

7 April 2018
Great and in-depth sharing from two students who intern at the bulge bracket I-Banks. Anthony and Valent talked about early preparation starting Year 1. One joined other financial institutes and navigate towards his target field or one joined industries from seemingly unrelated dots
CDP - International Student Blockchain Competition – Workshop 4: Block Dating & DappCamp Launch

CDP - International Student Blockchain Competition – Workshop 4: Block Dating & DappCamp Launch

28 March 2018
The Silk Road was a network of peace and prosperity by facilitating commercial and cultural exchange. Without the Silk Road, humanity would have reached its current state of development. China seeks to
Recruitment Talk - HKT Commercial Group

Recruitment Talk - HKT Commercial Group

23 March 2018
Senior leaders of HKT-Commercial Group share with students how emerging technologies are going to shape our future from today. This recruitment talk also gives new insight that would help build business knowledge and equip students to meet the challenges for the uptrend in
Recruitment Talk - LVMH

Recruitment Talk - LVMH

22 March 2018
LVMH Fashion Group includes several brands - Celine, Loewe, Givenchy, Emilio Pucci, Marc Jacobs and Kenzo, for APAC region excluding China and Japan. Most of these brands are operating in direct retail in Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Singapore and Australia.
CLDP- Leadership Image Building- dress and groom at interview

CLDP- Leadership Image Building- dress and groom at interview

20 March 2018
Strengthening leadership identity is one of the first real steps in career development. Defining your leadership identity starts by defining your personal brand.
Recruitment Talk - Crystal Group

Recruitment Talk - Crystal Group

9 March 2018
Crystal International Group has 20 self-operating facilities spanning across five countries. With workforce of approximately 70,000, it delivers around 350 million pieces of apparel a year to the best-in-class apparel brands in the world.
CLDP - Stress Management at Interview

CLDP - Stress Management at Interview

7 March 2018
Trainer invites students to practice answers to commonly asked interview questions, reciting self-introduction, looking professional to impress the interviewer, etc.
Recruitment Talk - Nielsen

Recruitment Talk - Nielsen

5 March 2018
Nielsen applies innovative methods to help customers make informed decisions on how to market products and ideas. The recruitment talk attracted a large crowd of interested students from different disciplines to explore more into the fields to learn about marketing effectiveness
CDP - International Student Blockchain Competition – Workshop 3: Business Strategies in Blockchain

CDP - International Student Blockchain Competition – Workshop 3: Business Strategies in Blockchain

2 March 2018
Blockchain is one of the fastest evolving and expanding industries in history, with implications that will impact several generations. At the inception of the International Student Blockchain Competition, all
CLDP - Leadership Communication and Powerful Presentation

CLDP - Leadership Communication and Powerful Presentation

2 March 2018
As a young professional and a future leader one of the key leadership competencies is communication skills that can build trust, gain respect, and influence others.
CDP - International Student Blockchain Competition – Workshop 2: Legality + Compliance for Blockchain

CDP - International Student Blockchain Competition – Workshop 2: Legality + Compliance for Blockchain

1 March 2018
Blockchain is one of the fastest evolving and expanding industries in history, with implications that will impact several generations. At the inception of the International Student Blockchain Competition, all
CDP - Mock Assessment Center

CDP - Mock Assessment Center

1 March 2018
The term Assessment Centre does not refer to a physical place, rather an interview exercise. In an Assessment Centre interview, groups of candidates would be invited to the employing company for a half or full day to participate in aptitude test and team-based exercises that
CLDP - Job Hunting Tips for the PG students

CLDP - Job Hunting Tips for the PG students

28 February 2018
The workshop covers the key challenges of RPG students in job hunting. Students have diverse background with or without industry experience. Trainer helps them play to their strengths,
CDP - International Student Blockchain Competition – Workshop 1: Blockchain from First Principles

CDP - International Student Blockchain Competition – Workshop 1: Blockchain from First Principles

27 February 2018
Blockchain is one of the fastest evolving and expanding industries in history, with implications that will impact several generations. At the inception of the International Student Blockchain Competition, all
CLDP - CV & Cover Letter - MT Programme

CLDP - CV & Cover Letter - MT Programme

27 February 2018
MT is one of the most sought after jobs for university graduates. The development, rotation, exposure and promising career path are fascinating to fresh graduates.
CDP - The Art of Credit Lending & Risk Management

CDP - The Art of Credit Lending & Risk Management

23 February 2018
With 30+ years of banking experience, Professor Albert Ip shares with students more about credit risk, risk evaluation, risk management, characteristics of credit lending, major causes of loan problems
CLDP - Winning in Group Interview

CLDP - Winning in Group Interview

22 February 2018
Many conglomerates and large firms use group interviews to screen out applicants. This could be quite stressful than traditional one-on-one interview. The trainer helps students acquire the necessary interview skills and learn how to outperform competitors in such intimidating environment.
CDP - Mock Assessment Center

CDP - Mock Assessment Center

13 February 2018
The term Assessment Centre does not refer to a physical place, rather an interview exercise. In an Assessment Centre interview, groups of candidates would be invited to the employing company for a half or full day to participate in aptitude test and team-based exercises that
CLDP - Government AO and EO Application

CLDP - Government AO and EO Application

8 February 2018
Many final year students are eager to apply for the Administrative Officer/Executive Officer II positions from the Government. Yet it is so competitive to join the league, especially the AO post.
CLDP - Winning in Group Interview

CLDP - Winning in Group Interview

6 February 2018
Many conglomerates and large firms use group interviews to screen out applicants. This could be quite stressful than traditional one-on-one interview. The trainer helps students acquire the necessary interview skills and learn how to outperform competitors in such intimidating
Recruitment Talk - Chiyu Bank

Recruitment Talk - Chiyu Bank

2 February 2018
Rooted in Hong Kong, Chiyu Bank has 24 branches locally. It came to campus to recruit Graduate trainees for Assistant Personal Banking Manager and Assistant Commercial Relationship Manager posts.
CDP - Mock Assessment Center

CDP - Mock Assessment Center

31 January 2018
The term Assessment Centre does not refer to a physical place, rather an interview exercise. In an Assessment Centre interview, groups of candidates would be invited to the employing company for a half or full day to participate in aptitude test and team-based exercises that
CLDP - Crafting your Elevator Pitch to Launch a Successful Career

CLDP - Crafting your Elevator Pitch to Launch a Successful Career

30 January 2018
If you are in the elevator with someone whom you want to impress, how to deliver a brief and compelling speech by the time the door opens? The speaker Anna Champion helps students open up communication
CLDP - Succeeding in Negotiations: Case Cracking

CLDP - Succeeding in Negotiations: Case Cracking

26 January 2018
Many employers use scenarios or cases in interview to simulate the work context or allow you to demonstrate your skills. These exercises can reveal a lot about you. With over 25 years of hands-on experience in recruitment, training and development, and consulting in the FMCG
CLDP - Winning CV & Cover Letter on Ibanks

CLDP - Winning CV & Cover Letter on Ibanks

24 January 2018
IBank Recruiters scan hundreds of CVs and cover letters everyday. To grasp their attention is challenging. The trainer, Phyllis Cheung gives students a reality check of what IBank recruiter is looking for.
Recruitment Talk - Maxims

Recruitment Talk - Maxims

23 January 2018
Maxim's Caterers Limited is Hong Kong's largest food & beverage corporation and restaurant chain. Founded in 1956, the Hong Kong-based company operates a diverse range of food outlets, including bakeries, fast food shops, and restaurants offering a variety of Western,
CDP -  Career in Corporate, Commercial & Investment Banking, and Enhancing Success in Career Placement

CDP - Career in Corporate, Commercial & Investment Banking, and Enhancing Success in Career Placement

22 January 2018
With over thirty years of banking experience, Prof Ip gave a talk to students of all years about Investment banking and Corporate banking. He discussed about the differences between the types of banking,
CDP - The Essential Checklist before Submitting CV

CDP - The Essential Checklist before Submitting CV

18 January 2018
The speaker gives clear and concise ideas on what is the essential checklist before CV blasting. The talk also covers industry-related information, how one could identify his career scope and what factors to consider for job searching.