Career Booster

Boost your readiness with advanced interview techniques and workplace skills.

Career Booster

Equip yourself with the skills needed to navigate the hiring process and successfully transition into the workplace.

We know that building relationships with employers is never easy. That's why we pair each workshop with an industry expert — giving you the latest tools and know-how to succeed.

New Career Booster workshops are continually being added throughout the academic year. We invite you to check regularly for workshops that may interest you.

For collaboration opportunities, vendors may submit your proposal to doris@nus.edu.sg. Our team will be in touch with you.

Workplace Success Skills

Agility The Key Ingredient for Career Success

Agility: The Key Ingredient for Career Success

12 August (Thursday), 12pm – 1.30pm
Open to all students

Agility is the secret sauce that helps professionals adapt and thrive in a sea of constant change.

Hear from a NUS alumnus as he shares his thoughts about agility and his journey from being a professional footballer in Singapore, ship broker in Denmark, executive search consultant in the United States and now as a principal back in Singapore.

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Create an Authentic Personal Brand to Power Career Success

Create an Authentic Personal Brand to Power Career Success

21 September (Tuesday), 10am – 1pm
Open to all non-Business School undergraduate students

Employers are no longer only looking at your grades and achievements, but also who you are and what you can bring to the table.

Understand the need for personal branding and learn how to present yourselves authentically to employers, clients and anyone else important to your career.

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Manage Difficult Conversations

Manage Difficult Conversations

22 September (Wednesday), 10am – 1pm
Open to all non-Business School undergraduate students

Have you had to navigate a conversation that was difficult but necessary?

Be introduced to key things you need to prepare for a tough conversation and what to do when things go wrong.

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Project Confidence with Effective Communication

Project Confidence with Effective Communication

6 October (Wednesday), 10am – 1pm
Open to all non-Business School undergraduate students

The ability to inspire confidence can determine whether someone gets an interview, wins a job opportunity or be promoted.

Learn how to cultivate and build your confidence and communicate effectively with tested and proven skills & frameworks.

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Master Managing Up and Across

Master Managing Up and Across

11 October (Monday), 10am – 1pm
Open to all non-Business School undergraduate students

Building relationships upwards and across in a corporate world is essential to starting your careers in the right direction.

Explore practical strategies to achieve your objectives through working well with others and your boss.

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Navigating Global Careers

Navigating Global Careers

12 October (Tuesday), 12pm – 2pm
Open to all students

Hear our panellists share about their global career journeys.

Learn practical tips on navigating different cultures and working with colleagues in a multi-national environment.

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Advanced Interview / Assessment Skills

Excel at Assessment Centres for Career Success

Excel at Assessment Centres for Career Success

18 August (Wednesday), 2pm – 6pm
14 September (Tuesday), 2pm – 6pm
Open to all undergraduate students

Learn how to up your game and succeed at Assessment Centres, a tool used by leading companies for a wide array of purposes from recruiting management associates to internal promotion exercises.

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The Ultimate Case Interview Crash Course

The Ultimate Case Interview Crash Course

24 August (Tuesday), 9am – 11am
Open to all students

Case interviews have become an increasingly important recruitment tool for management consulting, corporate strategy, and product management roles.

Learn how to handle case interviews with ease, and break into various competitive industries.

Receive complimentary access to Management Consulted's online curriculum and a 30-minute personal session with a Management Consulted coach.

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Assessment Methods in the Financial Data and Technology Industries by Bloomberg

Assessment Methods in the Financial Data and Technology Industries by Bloomberg

30 August (Monday), 2pm – 4pm
Open to all students

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to apply for a role at a Financial Data and Technology company?

Hear directly from Bloomberg as they share how financial, software, data and media companies utilise various tools in Assessment Centres to assess and recruit talent.

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Case Interviews in Professional Services and Consulting by PwC

Case Interviews in Professional Services and Consulting by PwC

6 September (Monday), 9am – 12pm

Does a career in the professional services and consulting field excite you?

Hear from PwC about how they recruit new graduates, so you can position yourself for success in your job search.

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Acing the Case Interview — An Asian Perspective

Acing the Case Interview: An Asian Perspective

24 September (Friday), 9am – 12pm
Open to all non-Business School undergraduate students

Case interviews are widely used for business roles in many industries, not just consulting.

Learn from three NUS alumni’s diverse consulting experience in the China, Japan, US and Singapore markets.

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How to Prepare & Ace your Quant Research / Trading Interviews by Squarepoint Capital

How to Prepare & Ace your Quant Research / Trading Interviews by Squarepoint Capital

4 October (Monday), 10am – 12pm
Open to all students

Find out more about the career of a Quant and uncover tips for successful interviews with quantitative systematic hedge funds.

Learn how to tailor your approach when applying for roles globally.

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Hear from Alumni: How to get hired by top consulting firms

Hear from Alumni: How to get hired by top consulting firms

15 October (Friday), 12pm – 2pm
Open to all students

Excited about a career in consulting? It is possible to get recruited by top consulting firms even if you do not come from a business background.

Hear from three NUS alumni on how they secured roles with prestigious consulting firms McKinsey, Bain and BCG.

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Industry Insider

Preparing for a Career in Fintech Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Data Analytics

Preparing for a Career in Fintech: Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Data Analytics

26 August (Thursday), 10am – 12pm
Open to all students

How can you better prepare for a career in Fintech?

Hear industry experts share insights on the impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) and Data Analytics technologies and the ways innovative companies are applying them.

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The Long and Short of Trading — Simulation Workshop

The Long and Short of Trading — Simulation Workshop

8 September (Wednesday), 9am – 12pm
Open to all students with basic understanding of financial market terms

Curious about the exciting world of trading?

Join us at this trading simulation workshop to learn about financial market fundamentals as well as experience first-hand the fast-paced trading action of the financial markets.

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Envision a Dynamic Career in Human Resources by Unilever

Envision a Dynamic Career in Human Resources by Unilever

16 September (Thursday), 10am – 12.30pm
Open to all students

There is often still a lack of clarity about what the Human Resource (HR) function entails and its importance to organizations.

Unilever is one of the world’s leading suppliers of Food, Beauty, Home and Personal Care products in over 190 countries and reaching 2 billion consumers a day. Unilever HR plays a strategic role in enabling our people to deliver outstanding business performance.

join us as we have a candid conversation on “What people think I do” vs “What I actually do in HR”.

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