Build Your Confidence, Build Your Career
Tuesday October 24 2017 - 6:00pm
Location: Courtyard by Marriott- 65 Minthorn Blvd., Thornhill, Ontario
Fee: No Charge (up to 30 attendees)
Join in an evening that will help you learn about building your career and career path. Hilda Gan, one of the founders of iTRANS Consulting, a mid-size national Transportation Engineering firm, will share insights into Engineering as a career. Through a combination of speaking, exercises and questions and answers, you will be able to gain practical tips and strategies to manage your career growth regardless of your years of experience in the engineering.
Overview of What You Will Learn
- Identifying and Building Your Strengths
- Identifying and Creating Your Brand
- Developing you 30 Second Elevator Pitch
- Value of Networking, Mentoring and Coaching
- Career Progression and how to Manage a Career in Engineering
- Tips and Strategies on Dealing with Difficult Situations
About Hilda Gan
Hilda Gan is a HR Specialist, Mentor, Coach and Entrepreneur who combines her HR expertise with business acumen and business owner experience. Originally a nurse by profession, she and her husband started iTRANS Consulting, a Transportation Engineering firm in the mid 90’s, during the height of the recession. iTRANS became the place to work for young engineers who wanted a career in Transportation. The company grew to 125 staff in 7 offices across Canada and became recognized as Top 10 of the 50 Best Workplace in Canada for two consecutive years, Top 10 of the Best Small to Medium Size Employers (BSME) and a finalist for the 50 Best Managed Companies in Canada.
Hannah Ehtemam, EIT
Women In Engineering Director – PEO York Chapter