Fire Up your Career Engine (FUCE) 2020 is a programme tailor-made for the graduating class of 2020, with a series of online career seminars delivered by industry professionals and experienced trainers to get you prepared for your career.

Through the FUCE programme, you will:

  • Receive updates on the Hong Kong job market and graduate recruitment trends

  • Gain understanding on 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

Programme Schedule

Online Seminars conducted in March and April:

Topic

​Job Searching Strategies During Unconventional Times

Employers’ Perspective – Quick Tips on Job Application
(Speaker: PageGroup)

CV and Cover Letter Writing

Interview Skills

Completed on

11 March 2020 (Wed)

23 April 2020 (Thu)
 

28 April 2020 (Tue)

28 April 2020 (Tue)

Online Seminars conducted in June and July:

Topic

MBTI: Personality and Career (Fee: HK$120)

  • Enhancing self-awareness and understanding through a widely used personality profiler

  • Guidance on career planning and preparation with reference to the MBTI profile and career report

Job Searching Strategies During Unconventional Times

  • Alternative strategies and best practices to maximize chances in job searching

  • Boosting LinkedIn profile to network for the dream job

Assessment Centre – Group Discussion and Case Analysis

  • Common assessment criteria for group discussion and case analysis

  • Successful group discussion techniques to stand out from others

  • Key skills to deal with case study and analysis in a group setting

Job Offer Evaluation and Workplace Etiquette

  • Major considerations in accepting or declining a job offer

  • Useful tips on essential working / office etiquette to establish better working relationships and experience in the workplace

Presentation and Networking Skills

  • Structure of an individual presentation and tips to deliver a presentation with impact

  • Important rules and skills for effective networking

Schedule

17 June 2020 (Wed)

3:00pm – 5:00pm

17 June 2020 (Wed)

8:00pm – 9:00pm

24 June 2020 (Wed)

3:00pm – 5:00pm

7 July 2020 (Tue)

11:00am – 1:00pm

8 July 2020 (Wed)

3:00pm – 5:00pm

Stay tuned to our next round of seminars! 

CEDARS-Careers and Placement

3/F, Meng Wah Complex, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong

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