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The Advisory Mentorship Programme
Discover+: Accountancy (15 June 2021)
Experience+: PayPal (8 July 2021)
Discover+: Branding & Marketing (6 July 2021)
Discover+: eSports (21 July 2021)

The Advisory Mentorship Programme

View Mentor Bios here!

 

 

Synopsis

Worried about your future? We’re back with over 900 mentors. Make it your turn this year. The Advisory Mentorship Programme is a four-month structured professional mentorship programme that matches students one-to-one with industry mentors of their choice. With over 900 mentors and the involvement of 16 mentorship partners—including the likes of SAP, Citi, Deloitte, KPMG, and more—Singapore’s largest nationwide mentorship programme returns this year, bigger and better. In 2020, 700 mentees benefitted from over 2,000 hours of mentoring provided by our 600 mentors. Join us this year to meet professionals you aspire to be like and engage with organisations you hope to join, through personalised support from your mentor. Mentee applications are now open on mentorship.advisory.sg and applications close on 18 June at 11:59pm (GMT+8).

Details
Duration: June – September 2021
This Programme will take place entirely online

 

 

 

 

Discover+: Accountancy (15 June 2021)

-6Days -16Hours -43Minutes -48Seconds

 

 

Synopsis

Recognised as the backbone to businesses, the accountancy industry plays a vital role in Singapore’s economy. Areas of specialisation in this industry include tax accounting, forensics and valuation, information management and technology assurance. The local accountancy field has also been on the receiving end of much investment and transformation. In 2019, the Accountancy Industry Digital Plan was launched to help small and medium-sized enterprises digitally transform their accounting practices.

Discover+: Accountancy, co-organised by Advisory and PricewaterhouseCoopers, provides students with the opportunity to hear from experienced professionals from organisations like PricewaterhouseCoopers, SYNOTax, and more! Through Discover+: Accountancy, students can find out more about careers in the sector, and learn how best to position themselves for careers in this exciting field.

The Discover+ Series is a series of events, delivered through online digital solutions and sponsored by Workforce Singapore, which give students the chance to speak directly with working professionals and learn about careers they aspire to enter.

Details

Venue: Zoom Chat Online
Date: 15 June 2021, Tuesday
Time: 1930 – 2100

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Experience+: PayPal (8 July 2021)

16Days 03Hours 46Minutes 12Seconds

 

 

Synopsis

PayPal is a California-based eCommerce payment giant that is committed to democratising financial services for both individuals and businesses in the global economy. Originally established as Confinity in 1998, PayPal now enables over 1 billion transactions a month for its 361 million active users in 202 markets around the world. PayPal offers a multitude of career opportunities, with roles ranging from data and technology to product and sales.

Interested to learn more about PayPal and the career opportunities available? Join us online on 8 July for Experience+: PayPal. Apply here for an opportunity to virtually experience PayPal, network with PayPal professionals, and attend an exclusive FinTech introduction workshop! Applications close on 25th June, 12:00pm (GMT +8).

The Experience+ series is a series of online learning journeys and industry visits, sponsored by the U.S. Embassy in Singapore, which gives students the chance to virtually visit workplaces, speak directly with working professionals, and learn more about the organisations they aspire to join.

Details

Venue: Zoom 
Date: 8 July 2021, Thursday
Time: 1600 – 1800

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Discover+: Branding & Marketing (6 July 2021)

14Days 07Hours 16Minutes 12Seconds

 

 

Synopsis

Branding and marketing strategies that capture an organisation’s identity and boost its public image count among its most important assets. In Singapore, where the internet user penetration rate is 88%, developing effective content, mobile, video, and social media marketing strategies is of utmost importance, especially during uncertain times. Salesforce’s 2020 State of Marketing report revealed that amidst the pandemic, local marketers are prioritising innovation, as well as unifying and sharing customer data, to help guide businesses to transform their brands.

Discover+: Branding & Marketing provides students with the opportunity to hear from experienced professionals from organisations like Edelman, Ogilvy, Razer, The Walt Disney Company, and Wildlife Reserves Singapore! Through Discover+: Branding & Marketing, students can find out more about careers in the sector, and learn how best to position themselves for careers in this exciting field.

The Discover+ Series is a series of events, delivered through online digital solutions and sponsored by Workforce Singapore, which give students the chance to speak directly with working professionals and learn about careers they aspire to enter.

Details

Venue: Zoom Chat Online
Date: 6 July 2021, Tuesday
Time: 1930 – 2100

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Discover+: eSports (21 July 2021)

29Days 07Hours 16Minutes 12Seconds

 

 

Synopsis

With the suspension of major sporting events due to COVID-19, fans have shifted their attention to the eSports industry as a source of entertainment. The industry comprises diverse areas of work such as content creation, data analysis, event marketing and management, and more. The flourishing digital economy in Southeast Asia has paved the way for the gaming market to expand exponentially, and Singapore has shown its strong support through various initiatives such as establishing the Singapore Games Association.

Discover+: eSports, co-organised by Advisory and *SCAPE, provides students with the opportunity to hear from experienced professionals from organisations like Reddentes Sports Pte Ltd and Redd+E Pte Ltd, Resurgence, Riot Games, *SCAPE, and more! Through Discover+: eSports, students can find out more about careers in the sector, and learn how best to position themselves for careers in this exciting field.

The Discover+ Series is a series of events, delivered through online digital solutions and sponsored by Workforce Singapore, which give students the chance to speak directly with working professionals and learn about careers they aspire to enter.

Details

Venue: Zoom Chat Online
Date: 21 July 2021, Wednesday
Time: 1930 – 2100

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