SHIFT + ALT + CAREERS Seminar
WHOM IS THIS SEMINAR FOR AND WHY SHOULD YOU JOIN?
This seminar was organized and prepared for individuals who wants to know more on how to get started doing online freelancing and work from home. The goal of this seminar is to provide a basic orientation for the participants on how to start an online jobs career.
This seminar is aimed to answer several basic questions most aspiring or starting online professionals have. With the help of our guest speakers and coaches, we will walk you through the “step-by-step process on how to get started” and give you an action plan for you to follow and implement.
WHAT TOPICS WILL BE COVERED ON THIS SEMINAR?
SESSION #1 – “Online Jobs: Is It For You?”
Speaker: Janette Toral (Founder of DigitalFilipino.com & An e-Commerce Advocate)
Many people want to start their online career without thinking if this is really for them and if it fits their needs and personality. They get attracted to the amount of money and lifestyle that other Online Freelancers have. On this session, participants will learn and be given a deeper understanding on what Online Jobs really are and if it fits as an alternative career path for them.
SESSION #2 – “Online Jobs: What Can You Do?”
Speaker: Evan Tan (Freelancer.com’s Regional Director for South East Asia)
One of the most common issues of those who desire to have an online jobs career is the problem of not knowing what skills and services to offer. This session will give participants a better understanding of the different Online Jobs available for them, the key skills needed to succeed in doing online freelance work, how much they can potentially earn and many more.
SESSION #3 – “Getting Started: Preparing Your Online Profile”
Speakers: Rea Yadao (OJU Coach & R.E.A. Services Founder)
One of the most important thing an Online Jobs Professional must have is a good and credible Online Profile & Presence. On this talk, the participants will learn how to determine what service to offer, how to set your rates, best practices, how to effectively build your profile and what key mistakes to avoid.
SESSION #4 – “Getting Started: Finding Online Jobs”
Speaker: Charlie Aquino (OJU Coach & SophieCreatives.com Founder)
The last talk for this whole day training will help and guide participants on where and how to apply for online jobs. They will also be given tips and tricks on how to best position themselves so that clients will notice them.
SESSION #5 – PANEL Q&A
Panelist: Valerie Joy Deveza (Social Media Manager), Emily Tan Cal (Freelance Transcriptionist), Christian Melanie Lee (Freelancer Writer & Blogger), Suzanne Llanera (Project Manager) & Samantha Justine (VA Project Manager)
On this Q&A panel discussion, participants will have access to successful freelancers specializing on different fields to answer any questions they may have about shifting to or starting an Online Jobs Career based on the skillset each panel members have.