NAAAP Boston to Host Career Success Conference on July 20

The National Association of Asian American Professionals Boston chapter (NAAAP Boston) is proud to announce our 2013 Career Success Conference: Strategies for Communicating Effectively is open for registration. It will be held on Saturday, July 20 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Liberty Mutual Insurance at 175 Berkeley Street.
Picture from NAAAP Boston career development workshop for women at end of 2012.

Strategies for Communicating Effectively is this year’s theme of NAAAP Boston’s “Taking Charge of Your Career Success” conference series, started in late 2010, uniquely designed to help Asian professionals develop critical strategies for career advancement and leadership.

This full-day conference features a Panel discussion on how ability to communicate help or hurt career advancement, two in-depth workshops on confident communication and soft power, and managing difficult conversations.

Preston Ni, Communication Coach at Preston Ni Communication Coaching and Elaine Lin, Consultant at Triad Consulting will lead the two workshops. Our panelists include Tina Wong-Russell, Executive Coach and Consultant; Andrew Seto, Director of Compensation at Staples; Hitendra Patel, Managing Director at IXL Center and Rui Zhang, Assistant Vice President & Actuary at John Hancock Financial Services and Lecturer at Boston University Actuarial Science Department.

If you want to know more information about the program and speakers, please visit our website at:

The event is now open for signing up on Eventbrite. Big discount ($35 per ticket for members , or non-members who buy two tickets or more)will be provided if you sign up before July 9. Light breakfast and lunch are also included in the tickets. Please click on the click below and check out the pricing and discounts here:

Conference schedule (times may be fine-tuned)

8:30 am Sign-in, light breakfast
9:00 am Conference opening
9:15 am Panel discussion
10:15 am Break & networking
10:45 am Workshop I and Workshop II
12:15 pm Buffet lunch and networking
1:15 pm Workshop II and Workshop I
2:45 pm Closing remarks and Wrap-up
3:15 pm Networking
4:00 pm Conference ends