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2018 "MEET YOUR MENTOR" SEMINAR
June 16, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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“You need to know how to strategically position Yourself for You to be head-hunted in the marketplace. No one will find You unless You make Yourself visible“
– Morenike Ajayi, Career Nuggets
Career Nuggets in Collaboration with University of Greenwich
The “Meet Your Mentor” Seminar: A Career mentoring Seminar.
Theme: “Positioning Yourself For Your Dream Job… being visible in the marketplace
Keynote Speaker: Anna Baird
Anna is a Digital brand leader who among other accomplishments was the Professional Services Lead at LinkedIn
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Get equipped, educated and enlightened on how to be Visible in the market place:
Connect with potential mentors.
Discover the next step to the next level of your career?
Get Access to the right network for your career progression
Meet and mingle with various senior professionals from diverse backgrounds.
Learn how to enhance your online digital brand and presence
Q & A panel discussion
Break out sessions by industries
Access to a CV expert
Access to a professional head shot photographer
Access to a bank of 40 mentors from various professional fields, including 7 successful entrepreneurs
Morenike Ajayi is a senior finance executive and a broadcaster. Her passion is helping people within the black community to progress in their chosen careers. She is the founder of Career Nuggets www.careernuggets.tv and producer of Career Nuggets TV, a TV program where she shares useful tips on career development and progression.
She firmly believes that many have the potential to advance in their careers, if given the right nurturing and mentoring and if they are bold enough to reach out for the right opportunities.
Morenike Ajayi MBA, PRINCE2™ Practitioner, CPFA, B.Sc. (Hon) is a successful senior finance executive for a Housing Association. She has taken on several roles in her career, notably with Transport for London, Pricewaterhousecoopers and the Local Authority sector. Her broad career experience has enabled her to develop her area of expertise and learn from a range of versed managers and roles.
A highly motivated professional, Morenike recognizes that there is more to career progression than just working hard and having great qualifications – soft skills and work ethics play a major role too.
Morenike is a recipient of many prestigious awards in recognition for her work in the Black community.
In the Keynote Session, Anna will share tools to enhance your online personal brand. She will deep dive into 5 topics:
1) Aesthetics of a profile
2) Engaging your network
3) Engaging your target audiences
4) Expertise branding
5) Putting your digital presence together
Keynote Speaker Anna Baird’s Bio:
Anna Baird is an accomplished digital brand leader and was the Professional Services lead at LinkedIn. She draws on her customer experience consulting and technology background. In the London community, gaining traction and notoriety around her startup advisory work, Anna has been featured Alumna for PwC, has sat on panels like the recent YFood Genius Panel, as well as other speaking engagements for her Professional Service clients and Non-Profit Committees including her recent keynote at the CodeFirstGirlsUK Conference in November 2017. Anna’s mission is to help shape the way people and companies go to market and successfully drive growth and opportunity. Dedicated Advisor to inploi , Anna guides the team on revenue generation and partnership development opportunities. Involved in startup advisory since arriving in London, Anna continues to apply her knowledge of brand strategy to next wave businesses evolving the way we live and work. She shares her experience in her recent posts Soup for the UK Soul: My Startup Speed-Dating Experience.