Program and Speakers
|09:00||Welcome to generationYOU|
Lisa Renneisen, generationYOU
Brea Rhind, Energy Australia
|09:20||Unleash your potential & make good stuff happen!!|
We start the day with a fireside chat as our opening speaker tells their own career journey including their challenges, learnings and successes. You will also have the opportunity to ask questions and gain a unique insight into her thought processes, expectations and advice!
|10:00||Learn to network like a pro. |
Networking – it’s important, so we’re addressing it up front. In this hands on session we will bust some networking myths, show you how to approach strangers at a networking event, help you find new contacts in unlikely places and talk about how to foster relationships that matter.
|10:30||Opportunities to Learn and Lead|
|11:00||Enterprise skills to help you stand out of the crowd. |
Confused on what enterprise skills actually are? Think: leadership, problem solving, creative thinking, communication and emotional intelligence. Master this toolbox and you will quickly build a strong reputation in your industry or organisation.
Leadership: Squadron Leader Jocelyn Williams, RAAF
|13:20||Quick review and recap.|
|13:30||Defining what a career really means.|
We spend much time striving to launch our ideal career. But what is a career really? In this session we will explore different perspectives on what a career actually is and how your work can be part of a happy and fulfilling life.
|14:00||Get the job you really want. Then be awesome at it. Career corner, presented by Ashurst.|
Whether you are looking for your first job, a part time role, internship, this session is all about employability – practical advice to help you apply for your next role. Our gurus are here just to answer your questions around the job application process and everything that goes with it.
|15.00||Building an outstanding personal brand|
Your personal brand is the most powerful asset that you will manage throughout your career. Which is exactly why it is essential to learn the principles of brand management and the specific actions you can take to ensure you are building the personal brand that you want.
|15:30||Panel discussion: The future of work. |
‘Work’ as we know it is in flux. Gone are the days of a two or three jobs for life, a career ladder and 9-5. This panel is all about understanding current and future work patterns, helping you to recognize opportunities and develop the appropriate skills to navigate your work life.
|16:10||Wrap up and conclusion.|