April 2015

Make Your Mark! How to Succeed in the International Arena

Status: Advanced registration is now closed. A limited number of registrations will be accepted at the door. Please contact Ailene Lim at [email protected] Thank you!
Date: Thursday, April 9, 2015
Time: 8:30 AM-9:00 AM: Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 AM-4:00 PM: Make Your Mark: How To Succeed in the International Arena
Location: Vancouver, BC
Presenter: Kimberly Law, Personal Impact International
Credit: 6 Formal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: Early Bird Price Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member: $399.00 + GST = $418.95 until Mar 27, 2015

Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member and EIT/GIT Regular Price: $474.00 + GST = $497.70

Non-Member Price: $474.00 + GST = $497.70

Student Member Price: $237.00 + GST = $248.85
Please Note: *A minimum number of registrations are needed by March 27, 2015 to proceed with this seminar. Please register early to avoid cancellation.
**All prices are subject to applicable taxes.
Contact: Ailene Lim | Professional Development Coordinator
Direct: 604.412.4899
Toll Free: 1.888.430.8035 ext.4899
Fax: 604.639.8180
Email: [email protected]
In today's competitive business world, there are no geographical boundaries. This makes it imperative that soft skills required to interact and communicate effectively be developed and employed. International business etiquette is a key component in a global environment. Making errors can get in the way of your professional credibility and influence people's impressions about you and your company. This workshop is for anyone whose job requires working with multi-national companies or in the international business arena. We will explore strategies to broaden your cultural awareness and the do's and don'ts of internationally accepted Western business etiquette standards, to help you outclass your competition at home and around the globe.

Have fun while learning new skills that will save you time, improve your professional image and prevent future costly mistakes.
  • Sensible strategies to broaden your global mindset
  • Mastering the first meeting
  • The art of introductions to maximize your sphere of influence
  • Techno-etiquette in the office and on the road
  • How to dress smart to insure confidence around the globe.
  • What to wear to look more authoritative, credible, approachable or relaxed
  • How to avoid costly image faux pas that undermine your effectiveness
  • Raised awareness of professional standards at home and around the world.
  • Increased levels of self-­confidence and personal effectiveness.
  • Strengthened confidence and personal comfort in personal and professional situations.

Kimberly Law is a Certified Image & Etiquette Expert and principal of Personal Impact International founded in 1999. She is an author, speaker and works with companies, men and women helping them refine their look from head to toe and enhance professional communication, to look and act their very best, always! Kimberly has demonstrated her expertise through the media across Canada, the US and most recently China. She is one of one fewer than 170 consultants, worldwide and the first in Western Canada to receive international recognition as a Certified Image Professional (AICI CIP), through the Association of Image Consultants International (www.aici.org). She is Past President of AICI, having served as AICI’s International President 2011-2013. Since 2010 she is also a Founding Director for the Institute of Image Training and Testing International (www.iitti.org) an international non-profit organization advocating global business etiquette standardization.

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