Your personal brand is the most powerful asset that you will carry with you throughout your life. It often precedes you and is certainly what people will remember.
This session will help you understand the difference between a product and personal brand; identify your values, strengths and traits; and create an action plan to help you maintain your brand over time.
Learn how to use strategy, consistency and planning to build YOUR legacy.
Event at a glance
When: Tuesday 7 August, 5.30pm to 7.45pm (Registration + Nibbles from 5.30pm. Session starts at 6pm)
Where: Level 2, The Capital, 155 Queen Street, Brisbane
Questions: Check out our FAQs below
Please Note: Our genYOU Inspire events are created for and aimed at young adults (namely 17 – 25year olds). Our events consistently sell out and we want to ensure seats are kept for our target audience – so if you are worried you don’t quite fit the bill shoot us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’d be happy to chat about it!
Our panel of experts
Russ Vine, Executive Director, Marketing & Communications, Cross River Rail
Russ worked at advertising agencies Ogilvy, BBH and JWT in the UK before moving to Brisbane in 2007 to join independent agency ‘Junior’.
After steering the agency to a raft of high profile new business wins, Russ took over as MD in 2010, before bringing in digital agency Cru in 2013 to create ‘JuniorCru’. An agency that has since become Ogilvy Brisbane. In 2017, Russ left Ogilvy and has taken up the role of Executive Director for Marketing & Communications at Cross River Rail.
Russ has accumulated a wealth of experience and a unique presenting style that sees him regularly invited to speak at a wide variety of events and conferences.
Petra Zink, Director & Head Coach, impaCCCt
Petra believes that the only way we can future-proof ourselves is by identifying and strengthening our Personal Brand. It is the process involved that helps people to gain the clarity of what it is that makes them unique and the value only they can bring to others so they can capitalize on their natural strengths.
Petra combines 10 years experience in Brand and Product Marketing with 4 years in Recruitment and has worked with hundreds of ambitious people on building and managing their Personal Brand so they can stand out for the right reasons and without being a show off.
About genYOU Inspire
Imagine if you received a toolbox, one which would not only help you secure the job you really want, but also be awesome at it! We’re not just talking about technical knowledge (you probably have that already), but the additional traits, attitudes and skills which will help you to stand out of the crowd. That skills toolbox is generationYOU.
Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council, genYOU Inspire is a series of short events that bring together local legends with a single goal – to help Brisbane’s young people unleash their potential at work (and in life)!
genYOU Inspire will be held at Brisbane’s premiere creative and start-up hub, The Capital, located in the heart of Brisbane’s CBD.
- Level 2, 155 Queens Street, Brisbane
- Enter via the Visitor Information Centre off Queen Street Mall
- Walk through the old Regent Cinema and through the glass doors
- Take the lift to Level 2 and we will see you there
Who is generationYOU?
Over the past 3 years, generationYOU has created a thriving community of millennials: students, graduates, young professionals, school leavers and dreamers, with one thing in common >> a strong desire to unleash their potential at work (and in life)!
Our role is to facilitate the sharing of knowledge from the experienced (think managers, mentors and entrepreneurs) with Australia’s youth.
We do this through original content, events & conferences, an online digital program and also a hands-on training program. The focus is on employability, entrepreneurship, skills development and career management which will not only benefit young adults themselves, but also their employers and communities.
So what is genYOU Inspire?
Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council, genYOU Inspire is a series of 5 short events that bring together local legends with a single goal – to help Brisbane’s young people unleash their potential at work and in life!
Can I still attend if I'm not a student, recent graduate or millennial?
Whilst our genYOU Inspire series has been specifically designed for millennials (17 – 25), we welcome all attendees who don’t necessarily fall into that category! If you are not quite sure if genYOU Inspire is right for you, or are thinking about sending a group of attendees to our events, please drop us a line on email@example.com and we will be happy to help you out.
Does it matter what degree I'm studying?
Regardless of your degree or ideal job, our sessions are applicable to everyone! Our sessions cover skills that everyone needs regardless of their future or current role.
What's in it for me?
Where will it be held?
All of our genYOU Inspire sessions will be held at Brisbane’s premiere creative and start-up hub, The Capital, located in the heart of Brisbane’s CBD.
When will the sessions be held?
How much does it cost?
Our genYOU Inspire events are free! We want to give Brisbane’s young people the best opportunity to stand out of the crowd and unleash their potential!
What else is included in the sessions?
If you arrive at the beginning of our events (5.30pm), you will be treated to nibbles and the opportunity to meet other attendees! Throughout our sessions we also facilitate structured networking.
I can't make it for the whole session, can I still come?
I registered for a session but can no longer make it, what do I do?
Is there a dress code?
There isn’t a strict dress code to abide by, however wearing smart casual attire is definitely the recommended outfit of the day … AKA dress for comfort with a little bit of style!