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Career Success Conference: Strategies for Communicating Effectively

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NAAAP Boston will present the next in our series of Taking Charge of Your Career Success conferences in Boston on July 20. This will be a "can't miss" leadership and career learning opportunity for Asian professionals.

Strategies for Communicating Effectively is the current edition of NAAAP Boston’s “Taking Charge of Your Career Success” conference series.

How effectively do you communicate? It’s one thing to be able to communicate at a basic level for doing your job. But are you always well-understood? Do you communicate well enough to get people's attention? to be influential? The further you advance in your career, the more confident you need to be in your ability to communicate effectively in various situations.

If you’re like many Asian professionals, you have great functional or technical competencies but have not spent as much time learning and practicing your communication skills. The aim of this year’s conference is to help Asian professionals communicate more effectively at work and in life. Participants will be inspired about the importance of communication, and leave with valuable “how-to” skills.

This full-day conference features:

Panel discussion with high-profile Asian role models who will share real life examples and bring learnings to life.
Interactive, in-depth workshops tuned to the challenges of Asian professionals:
“Confident Communication and Soft Power” by Preston Ni, a San Francisco-based communications coach
“Managing Difficult Conversations” by Elaine Lin of Triad Consulting, a leading international corporate education and communication consulting firm
Opportunities for networking with speakers and fellow Asian professionals
Professional venue in Boston, with breakfast, lunch and snacks, courtesy of conference sponsor Liberty Mutual Insurance

For complete program information, including workshop descriptions, speaker bios, and FAQs: http://www.naaapboston.org/Committees/ProfessionalDevelopment/CareerSuccessConferenceSeriesJULY.aspx

To register and buy tickets: http://naaapbostonjulycareerconf.eventbrite.com/

Conference Fees:

Payable online, in advance:
$50 for NAAAP Boston members ($35 with Early Bird)
$65 for Non-members ($50 with Early Bird)

Early Bird discounts, Group rate or special pricing may apply - see detail when you do your online RSVP

Pre-registration and payment for the July session is required for all participants (No walk-ins will be allowed). Early Bird Deadline: July 8, 2013. Note that previous conferences were over-booked.

Tell your friends and work colleagues, and save the date: Saturday, July 20, 2013

Contact: ProfessionalDevelopment@naaapboston.org