MJAA/CASPA: Good Worker-bee but Not a Leader

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Are you frustrated with getting passed over on high profile leadership opportunities and (senior)
management roles? If so, you are not alone. Chinese represent 25% of the workforce in Silicon
Valley yet only 5% within the executive/ VP ranks!
Come to learn key steps to eliminate behaviors and actively address misperceptions that are
limiting your career progression. This interactive workshop will be application oriented so you
can begin assessing yourself, step into any meeting and look, think, speak, and act like a leader
or executive.

MJAA and CASPA are co-hosting this Career Advancement Seminar on June 20 th. This is the 4th
workshop of MJAA Career Advancement Series.

Key topics:
•Get a hold of key Chinese stereotypes that are working against you.
•Be viewed as an executive. Learn your first step in getting there.
• Play good politics – a must-have for success in the executive ranks.

If you’re ready to get into the game, now is the time to get into shape!

About the speaker:

Ron Yu is a Managing Partner at ExecCatalyst, helping high-tech executives and their leadership
teams through inflections in their business. Clients include Directors, VPs, and C-level executives
in top Silicon Valley companies like Oracle, SAP, Citrix, Trend Micro, SugarCRM, etc. Ron
has recruited and developed hundreds of top performers and leaders while holding senior
management, VP, and executive roles at Salesforce.com, Oracle, Hyperion Solutions, Portal
Software, Openwave Systems, and startups. He started his career as a software developer and
made significant career transitions to technical services and later marketing. Ron has been an
executive mentor with MJAA since 2009, is a highly sought after speaker, and blogs on Executive
Leadership and Career Management topics.

Event Details:

Time: Wednesday, June 20, 2012 6:30 pm -9:00 pm

6:30-7:00 pm, registration and networking

7:00-8:30 pm, seminar and Q&A

8:30-9:00 pm, networking

Location: ITRI International, 2870 Zanker Rd. Suite 140, San Jose, 95134

Fees: MJAA/CASPA Member $5; $10 at the door
$15; $20 at the door
Water and refreshments will be provided.

RSVP: Seats are limited; please reserve in advance. RSVP for member here and non-member here.
Contact: professional@mjaa.net

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