[Zoom Webinar] Job Secret Decoder on 14 July 2020: From an Arts graduate to a communications professional – How to make yourself relevant to any industry?

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No matter what you embark on after graduation, we are here to support you to secure a personally rewarding career. GraduAction offers tailored career support services and resources to help you prepare and start your career. For details, please refer to https://www.cedars.hku.hk/GraduAction.


About Job Secret Decoder

You are cordially invited to join us for the coming session of Job Secret Decoder, a series of regular sharing sessions by young HKU alumni or industry experts to provide first-hand information and practical tips on how to start your career in a specific field.


Date: 14 July 2020 (Tuesday)
Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Format: via Zoom
Language: English


Lesley Cheung, a communications professional with industry focus on international trade, legal practice and art writing. After graduating with majors in English Studies and Comparative Literature, she was trained in media relations at the Hong Kong Trade Development Council. Her diverse career includes stints in art programmes at Asia Society and research at Harvard Business School. She has also developed a writing and translation portfolio for the media, corporations and charities. Today, she supports the work of a lawyer and serial entrepreneur covering legal operations, marketing and partnerships.

The sharing session will cover the following topics:
• An English and literature major? Not to panic. Here's why.
• How to make yourself relevant to any industry and stay on top of the workplace.
• How she came to work at a law firm and a typical day at work.

Target: HKU new graduates, current students are also welcome to join



Notes for Registration

  • The session will be conducted in English.
  • All the fields with ( * ) in the form are mandatory.
  • As quota is limited, please register as soon as possible.
  • Please make sure you attend the session after you receive our confirmation email.


For enquiries, please email to GraduAction@cedars.hku.hk.