2023 Friday Chat with Alumni
The Career Development Centre offers career development services that contain self-assessment, career advice, resume clinics, mock interviews, and career workshops. Recently, the center hosted insightful Friday Chats where alumus are invited from various industries, providing SKK GSB Full-Time MBA students with valuable perspectives on career opportunities in Korea. Friday chats act as an entertaining medium of being able to socialize with SKK GSB graduated students that has taken place 4 times in 2023. Let us dive into the various Friday Chats hosted by some of the graduated students last year.
Minjae Kim (Full-Time MBA Class 2023) working as an HR Consultant at Mercer, shared firsthand insights into Korean job market trends and HR practices that he has experienced. His session offered students practical advice and a nuanced understanding of navigating the Korean career landscape related to HR. Celine The (Full-Time MBA Class 2023), a 2023 MBA graduate and Product Manager at TPC Internet, provided a comprehensive overview of her managerial and insights into the dynamic Korean startup scene in addition to advice. Her experiences painted a vivid picture of the challenges and opportunities in this burgeoning sector.
Chanya Temkampol (Class of 2023), currently serving as a manager in the asset management division at Hyundai Engineering, shared in detail her strategies for preparing and progressing to secure a position in a major Korean company. Sally Marshall (Class of 2023), employed in the AI division of SKT, provided guidance to her foreign MBA juniors on preparing for employment in Korea and shared her experiences with visa acquisition. The experiences of Chanya and Sally proved to be highly valuable information for foreign students aspiring to work for Korean major corporations.
SKK GSB plans to host Friday Chats for Full-Time MBA students again this year, featuring distinguished alumni with outstanding careers. Friday Chat will continue to serve as an event for Full-Time MBA students to meet successful MBA graduates, allowing them to gain detailed information and practical advice on career development.