JCU Success Workshop (Creating Great First Impressions by Associate Professor Adrian Kuah)
First impressions matter – a lot! Making a great first impression is crucial -- not only in your professional life, but socially, too. But first impressions are not always easy, and if you fail to catch someone's interest to get to know you, it may be game over for you.
You get only one chance to make a great first impression. It takes less than 30 seconds to impress someone, and only 7 seconds before someone make a judgement on you. You’ve got a lot to pack into those important 7 seconds to make your impression a positive and impactful one.
In this sessions, we are going to share 7 tricks to create a good first impression and 7 ways to make an impact on the people that you meet.
Associate Professor Adrian Kuah
Grounded in both Business and Engineering disciplines, Assoc. Professor Adrian Kuah has been involved in environmental sustainability issues for over 23 years. He brings thought leadership, global experience and local connections to JCU Singapore and he has represented both the UK and Singapore governments at various fora and platforms, such as conducting policy dialogues, leading in standardization, and advising on policies in New Zealand, Singapore and Ireland. He was featured as Financial Times Professor of the Week in 2013.
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