Who is Googling Me? Make your online profile work for you - Workshop 2016


Social media has revolutionised how an entire generation now communicates and interacts. To be heard and recognised, it is imperative to optimise your personal brand in the digital space. Your digital identity is what defines you to potential employers and recruiters seeking you out online. How can you make your online profile work in the most positive way? In this workshop, get expert tips on leveraging social media to create more business opportunities for yourself.

Companies are expected to face a myriad of challenges in 2016, triggered by a leaner workforce, moderating Singapore economy, weak global demand and volatile markets.

With more global competition at our doorsteps, the pressure is on for accounting and finance professionals to ensure they can continue to add value to their organisations and increase their employability. How can accountants become better business partners in their companies? What are the critical soft skills needed to stand out as a top performer?

CPA Australia has designed a series of workshops to help you to chart your progress and equip you with the necessary personal effectiveness skills to help you stay ahead! Take the plunge and broaden your skill sets today with a more inclusive approach.


This workshop is part of the Personal Effectiveness Series. Enter code PES16 when you register for 3 or more workshops to enjoy savings.


Learning objectives

Course objective:
- create your personal professional website page
- how to position yourself in the market

Presenter: Dr. Alvin Chan is a Corporate Trainer in Entrepreneurship, Creativity & Innovation, Internet Marketing and Workplace Psychology. He holds a BA (Merit) in Economics and Southeast Asian Studies from NUS, a Post-graduate Diploma in Education from NTU (Singapore), an MBA from Heriot-Watt University (UK) and Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) at California Coast University (USA). Dr Chan is a Certified Master Facilitator for Tetramap Behavioral Profiling (New Zealand). He has also developed a 7-day Youth Entrepreneurship Workshop for the Singapore Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports (MCYS).


This program is suitable for all employees and employers particularly accounting and finance professionals including Financial Accountants, Cost Accountants, Management Accountants, Financial Auditors, Financial Analysts, CFOs and anyone who wish to improve their soft skills.

3 hours