Fire Up your Career Engine (FUCE)  is a series of career seminars and workshops delivered by experienced trainers or industry professionals to get you prepared for your career.

Have you started to plan for your career or search for a graduate job?

What kinds of CV and profile do employers look for?

How can you succeed in job searching and interviews?

Join FUCE to learn the essential skills and get all the important tips!

Through the FUCE programme, you will:

  • Gain understanding on graduate recruitment trends and employers’ expectations

  • Discover your career goals for effective job searching

  • Increase confidence and competitiveness in job applications

  • Learn the essential skills for job interviews and assessments

  • Get to know the appropriate mindset and attitude to survive and succeed in the workplace

Zoom Seminars & Workshops in 1st semester

October 2020

Planning for your Career Kickoff

  • Establishing your profile for career kickoff

  • Keys skills to expand your network and explore for job opportunities

 Date:  28 October (Wed)

 Time:  4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

November 2020

Effective CV Writing

  • Structure and format of CV

  • Evaluating and constructing a compelling CV

  Date:  5 November (Thu)

  Time:  7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Powerful Self-Introduction at Job Interview

  • Elements of self-introduction and expectation from employers

  • Techniques of making an unique and impressive self-introduction

  Date: 10 November (Tue)

  Time:  6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Nailing Virtual Job Interview

  • Guidelines on virtual interview preparation

  • Essential skills in tackling virtual or video job interviews

  Date: 11 November (Wed)

  Time:  3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Look Behind Common Interview Questions

  • Decoding common interview questions

  • Structuring answers for competency-based questions

  Date: 19 November (Thu)

  Time:  7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Standing Out in Group Interview

  • Common assessment criteria for group interview

  • Successful group discussion techniques to stand out from others

  Date: 25 November (Wed)

  Time:  2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

Registration Method

Notes for Registration:

  • All the sessions will be conducted in English.

  • Priority will be given to students graduating in 2021, but other students or fresh graduates are welcome to join too.

  • You can register for any one or all of the sessions. The Zoom meeting link(s) will be provided to successful registrants via a confirmation email.

  • Some sessions involve practice and you are reminded to indicate your interest on the registration form if you want to participate in the practice.

  • Quota is limited, please register as soon as possible.

  • Once you receive our confirmation email, please make sure you attend the session(s) you have signed up for; otherwise you will be put in a lower priority for future programmes.

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