March 27, 2013

Presentations 2011

Presentations, Training and Workshops hosted or presented by Sue Ellson in 2011

25/12/2011
6th Annual Christmas Day BYO Picnic Lunch *
Everyone brings their own lunch to share between 12pm – 3pm. Open to all people, all nations, all faiths, all ages, all genders, all abilities. 12:00pm – 3:00pm
Queen Victoria Gardens, St Kilda Road (opposite the NGV), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

24/12/2011
Christmas Day Picnic Lunch
ABC 612 Radio Brisbane
Interviewed by Pat Hession on local radio about the very first Christmas Day Picnic Lunch being held in Brisbane

20/12/2011
Christmas Day Picnic Lunch
ABC 774 Radio Melbourne Interviewed by Matt Parkinson on local radio about the upcoming Christmas Day Picnic Lunch on 25/12/11

08/12/2011
Living, Working and Networking in Melbourne
Newcomers Network Rendezvous Hotel, Flinders Street, Melbourne Interactive facilitated discussion covering the topics of living, working, networking, settlement strategies, culture shock, Australian cultural norms, job hunting and resume tips

10/11/2011
Living, Working and Networking in Melbourne
Newcomers Network Rendezvous Hotel, Flinders Street, Melbourne Interactive facilitated discussion covering the topics of living, working, networking, settlement strategies, culture shock, Australian cultural norms, job hunting and resume tips

27/10/2011
Essential components for your business online
Camberwell Professionals Association Bendigo Bank Foyer, 4 Prospect Hill Road, Camberwell, Victoria, 3124 Master of ceremonies and and presenter at this launch of the Camberwell Professionals Association discussing where professionals need to be represented online

20/10/2011
Global Mobility Managers’ Forum
Global Mobility Network Open Universities, Level 10, 473 Bourke Street Melbourne
Interactive facilitated discussion covering immigration, relocation, global mobility, multicultural workplaces, cultural diversity with global mobility managers, international human resources professionals, service providers, new migrants and other interested professionals

13/10/2011
Living, Working and Networking in Melbourne
Newcomers Network Rendezvous Hotel, Flinders Street, Melbourne Interactive facilitated discussion covering the topics of living, working, networking, settlement strategies, culture shock, Australian cultural norms, job hunting and resume tips

20/09/2011
Retiring in Boroondara 
O’Donoghues First National Real EstateCamberwell RSL, 403 Camberwell Road, Camberwell, Victoria 3124 Facilitated and interactive round table discussion on important issues related to retiring in the City of Boroondara with guest speakers Simon O’Donoghue, Principal Director, O’Donoghues First National Real Estate, Peter Inge, Joint Managing Director, Zig Inge Group and former President of the National Retirement Villages Association of Australia and
Vicky Bayly, Social Support Officer, City of Boroondara

08/09/2011
Living, Working and Networking in Melbourne
Newcomers Network Rendezvous Hotel, Flinders Street, Melbourne Interactive facilitated discussion covering the topics of living, working, networking, settlement strategies, culture shock, Australian cultural norms, job hunting and resume tips

05/09/2011
Your Brand Online
Business Boroondara Network Hawthorn Town Hall, 360 Burwood Road, Hawthorn 3122 Interactive presentation covering essential components to building an online brand on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn with general networking and marketing advice for business owners in the City of Boroondara using O’Donoghues First National Real Estate as a case study

28/08/2011
Getting ahead in Melbourne
Newcomers Network for Down Under Expo Crown Conference Centre, 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank, Melbourne 3006 Formal presentation to guests attending the expo about how to enjoy life in Melbourne, network and find work – two sessions at 10:45am and 4:15pm

22/08/2011
Networking online with LinkedIn
Camberwell Business Club Bistro Deco, 211 Camberwell Road, Hawthorn East, Victoria 3122 Interactive facilitated discussion covering a description of LinkedIn, how to use it for professional purposes and suggested action steps

11/08/2011
Living, Working and Networking in Melbourne
Newcomers Network Rendezvous Hotel, Flinders Street, Melbourne Interactive facilitated discussion covering the topics of living, working, networking, settlement strategies, culture shock, Australian cultural norms, job hunting and resume tips

14/07/2011
Living, Working and Networking in Melbourne
Newcomers Network Rendezvous Hotel, Flinders Street, Melbourne Interactive facilitated discussion covering the topics of living, working, networking, settlement strategies, culture shock, Australian cultural norms, job hunting and resume tips

29/06/11
Launch of Global Mobility Network
Global Mobility Network Commonwealth Bank, Level 19 Darling Park 201 Sussex Street Sydney New South Wales Sydney Launch of the information, links and resources international portal for people in the Global Mobility Industry. Formal launch event with guest speakers in an interactive panel interview with networking time before, during and after the main discussion. Sue Ellson, Founder and Director of Global Mobility Network (Melbourne).
Mark Wright, Partner Global Employer Services at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu (Sydney), Brennan Bastyovanszky, People Risk Executive, International SOS (Sydney), Sabiha Vorajee, Compensation and Benefits Manager at Lend Lease (Sydney) Master of Ceremonies, Laurencia Walker, Business Development Manager, International Customer Services, Commonwealth Bank (Sydney)

25/05/2011
Launch of Global Mobility Network
Global Mobility Network Rendezvous Hotel, Flinders Street, Melbourne Launch of the information, links and resources international portal for people in the Global Mobility Industry. Formal launch event with guest speakers in an interactive panel interview with networking time before, during and after the main discussion. Sue Ellson, Founder and Director of Global Mobility Network (Melbourne) Rhonda Singer, Consultant at Chemistry of Culture and Chair of Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC) National Steering Committee for Immigration Initiatives (Canada) Sharyn Gowans, Senior Manager Recruitment, RMIT University Richard Sharp, Business Development Director, International SOS Master of Ceremonies Sue Latina-Cohen, National Corporate Account Manager, Toll Transitions

12/05/2011
Living, Working and Networking in Melbourne
Newcomers Network Rendezvous Hotel, Flinders Street, Melbourne Interactive facilitated discussion covering the topics of living, working, networking, settlement strategies, culture shock, Australian cultural norms, job hunting and resume tips

28/04/2011
Job Search Group
Newcomers Network Rendezvous Hotel, Flinders Street, Melbourne Interactive workshop for newcomers to Melbourne focusing on job search strategies, selecting careers, Australian style resumes, interview tips, general cultural aspects of working in Australia

14/04/2011
Living, Working and Networking in Melbourne
Newcomers Network Rendezvous Hotel, Flinders Street, Melbourne Interactive facilitated discussion covering the topics of living, working, networking, settlement strategies, culture shock, Australian cultural norms, job hunting and resume tips

21/03/2011
Harmony Day Speed Networking for Australian Expatriates and Repatriates
Newcomers Network Rendezvous Hotel, Flinders Street, Melbourne Facilitated a speed networking event for Australians who have returned from overseas and other people living in Australia who would like to network

16/03/2011
DIAC Site Visit and information session
Australian Human Resources Institute, International Human Resources Management NetworkDepartment of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC), Lonsdale Street, Melbourne Facilitated interactive discussion with Sean Stewart, Union Outreach Officer, Global (Skilled & Family) Program and Ann Nield, Acting Business Services Manager, Victorian State Office from the Department of Immigration and Citizenship

10/03/2011
Living, Working and Networking in Melbourne
Newcomers Network Rendezvous Hotel, Flinders Street, Melbourne Interactive facilitated discussion covering the topics of living, working, networking, settlement strategies, culture shock, Australian cultural norms, job hunting and resume tips

23/02/2011
Visa and Employment Update
Australian Human Resources Institute, International Human Resources Management Network Grand Chancellor Hotel, Lonsdale Street, Melbourne Facilitated panel interview with Sean Stewart, Union Outreach Officer, Global (Skilled & Family) Program, Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC), Martin Alden, Senior Associate, Middletons and Chris Spentzaris, Committee Member, AHRI Victoria IHRM Specialist Area Network discussing the current updates in relation to visa and employment law for international human resources professionals

10/02/2011
Living, Working and Networking in Melbourne
Newcomers Network Rendezvous Hotel, Flinders Street, Melbourne Interactive facilitated discussion covering the topics of living, working, networking, settlement strategies, culture shock, Australian cultural norms, job hunting and resume tips

13/01/2011
Living, Working and Networking in Melbourne
Newcomers Network Rendezvous Hotel, Flinders Street, Melbourne Interactive facilitated discussion covering the topics of living, working, networking, settlement strategies, culture shock, Australian cultural norms, job hunting and resume tips