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So You Think You Want To Be A User Experience (UX) Designer - Panel Discussion

>>> RSVP essential here: https://ga.co/UXDesign2210 What exactly does a user experience (UX) designer do and what career paths are there? Find out firsthand from our panel of UX designers and career experts. Dive into what a UX designer does day-to-day, how the role differs depending on what industry you work in, what skills you’ll need to be successful in the field, and much more. Our panel of design experts and recruitment professionals will candidly discuss: - Firsthand advice, tips, and insight on how to successfully break into user experience design - Various career paths, salary expectations, and future growth opportunities within the field - What a typical day looks like in a range of industries — from finance, to e-commerce, to health and wellness A good experience is crucial to boosting business for any digital brand. By learning core UX principles, you’ll be able to build effective strategies that engage and transform users into customers. Expert panel: Arli Faruk - UX Designer , Matrak Industries Leah Baxter - Service Designer, Paper Giant Maggie Partsi - Recruitment Business Partner - Digital & Tech, National Australia Bank >>> RSVP essential here: https://ga.co/UXDesign2210

#FinimizeCommunity Presents: What To Make of Markets In 2019

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RSVP >>>>> https://ga.co/FinimizeMelbourne #FinimizeCommunity Presents: Disney, Drahgi and Dogecoin: What To Make Of Markets In 2019 The markets have proven to be hard to predict in 2019, both in Australia, and across the world. Navigating them is always a challenge, so join Equity Mates Investing Podcast, as they facilitate a panel discussion with some fantastic investing experts, to help you understand what's been going on. You will have the opportunity to pick the brains of some of the best in the business. Be it "what's the go with this trade war and Brexit?" or "is crypto here to stay?", there is going to be no better opportunity this year for you to understand what's been going on in markets in 2019. A Finimize Community event, hosted by the boys from Equity Mates Investing Podcast, this will be a conversation in layperson's terms, with a guarantee that you'll walk out knowing more about markets than when you started. Agenda: 6:00 pm - Welcome & Intros 6:15pm - Panel discussion 7:00pm - Audience Q&A with the panel 7:30pm - Drinks and mingling 8pm - Finish RSVP >>>>> https://ga.co/FinimizeMelbourne

Sustainable Business: How To Make a Profit and an Impact

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RSVP >>>>> https://ga.co/Sustainable Hear from ethical entrepreneurs, B Corporations and experts in corporate sustainability who will share their insights into how businesses can positively impact their communities. Find out why doing good is also good for business, when you know how to solve a business problem with sustainable practices. There will also be time for Q&A with the experts and networking with fellow professionals interested in social impact and environmental consciousness. With the growing urgency to preserve our planet, it’s crucial to stay informed on the latest technologies, find innovative ways to make a positive impact on the environment, be mindful of our corporate footprint, and connect with like-minded people to turn ideas into action. Takeaways - Actionable steps you can take to work more sustainably - Insight into what different industries are doing to be more sustainable - Network with local professionals interested in ethical business practices Panel Speakers: - Matthew Boyd, Co-Founder and CEO - Vollie.com.au - Kirstin Hunter, Managing Director - Future Super - Farah Farouque, Chair, Board of Management - The Social Studio - Kate Howard, Head of Digital and Brand - frank green RSVP >>>>> https://ga.co/Sustainable

So You Think You Want To Be A Data Scientist - Panel Discussion

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>>> RSVP essential here: https://ga.co/datascience3010 Data provides valuable insight into user behaviours that drive informed, strategic business decisions. A deeper understanding of data can dramatically expand your skillset — and your career opportunities. Our panel of local data experts break down the growing field of data by demystifying the difference between data science and data analytics, explaining the importance of data in business and product decisions, and highlighting ways data can advance your career. Our expert panel guests will share firsthand advice, tips, and insight on how to successfully break into a data career. Guests Panel: Andrew Worsley (moderator) Lead Instructor, Data Science, General Assembly Melbourne Donna Bowen Business Intelligence & Data Analytics Recruitment Consultant, Sirius Technology. Catherine Lopes Head of Advanced Analytics, AGL Energy Lydia Peabody Instructional Associate, General Assembly Melbourne Data is everywhere, and it affects not only how we run our businesses, but how we live as individuals. Understanding the ways you can leverage data in your personal and professional life can help you find key insights, make smarter decisions, and elevate your career. >>> RSVP essential here: https://ga.co/datascience3010

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How To Become An Entrepreneur With The Sharing Economy

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