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Job Secret Decoder: Discover Your Career in IBM Consulting

Job Secret Decoder: Discover Your Career in IBM Consulting

Careers and Placement Section
6 October, 2022
17:30 - 18:30

About GraduAction

GraduAction is a one-stop hub of career services and resources for graduating students and new graduates.

No matter what you embark on after graduation, we are here to support you to secure a personally rewarding career. GraduAction offers tailored career support services and resources to help you prepare and start your career. For details, please refer to the GraduAction website.

About Job Secret Decoder

You are cordially invited to join us for the coming session of Job Secret Decoder, a series of regular sharing sessions by young HKU alumni or industry experts to provide first-hand information and practical tips on how to start your career in a specific field.

Discover Your Career in IBM Consulting
In consulting, you will take on new challenges every day, enjoy real responsibility from day one, work with the brightest minds in the business and help us make markets by transforming industries and professions with technology. Do you want to be a consultant? Join the sharing session with Mint Xiong on 6 October 2022.

As part of the Job Secret Decoder series, we have invited Mint Xiong from our full-time Class of 2014 to share about her career journey as a Consulting Associate after graduation. This is an interactive Zoom session, you are welcome to ask questions after listening to Mint's sharing. No matter what your background is, join us to hear from Mint:

  • What are we looking for in entry level professional?
  • How should I prepare my CV?
  • How should I prepare for interview (especially in consulting industry)?
  • Should I work or continue study?

Date: 6 October 2022 (Thursday)
Time: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Format: via Zoom
Language: English

Target: HKU new graduates and current students are welcome to join.

Speaker: Joan Yao
Mint Xiong (BEng(LESCM) 2014)

Mint Xiong is a Managing Consultant at IBM Services Hong Kong. She got a placement at IBM in 2012. After graduation from HKU with first-honour, she re-joined the IBM Consulting in 2014 as a Consulting Associate and has been primarily involved in large-scale complex systems implementations/ integrations, such as process reengineering and optimisation, cloud migration, and digital transformation projects for clients in retail, luxury, pharmaceutical and public industries.

Within the projects, Mint has fulfilled a diverse array of roles including Business Analyst, Functional Consultant, Business Process Consultant and Complex Project Manager. Also, Mint holds certificates of PMP, DSSAM, SAP and AWS, all achieved during work in IBM.

Currently, she leads SAP surrounded solutions to industry client on Digital Innovations in APAC region with her rich global project experiences.

In addition, Mint is a mentor to university students, overseas female and young professionals in their early career.

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