Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Help Us In Making NAAAP-Seattle Great!

Hello NAAAP-Seattle members.  We need your help in making NAAAP-Seattle GREAT!  Each year we put in our best effort and greatest intention to provide the best and most beneficial events for you, but if we are not providing what you want then all our effort and intentions are lost.  So we are asking for your help in providing us with your feedback on how we are doing, what are working, and what we need to do better.  Please help us by completing this survey.  We very much appreciate your time, thank you!

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NAAAP-Seattle Survey 

Thank You,


Ten Steps to a Successful Career by Elizabeth Xu

Hi Folks,

A great educational opportunity from NAAAP National that we would like to share. Come learn the 10 steps to a successful career by Elizabeth Xu


Register Here:

10 Steps to a Successful Career by Elizabeth Xu
The NAAAP National Webinar Series
November 17, 2009, at 9:00 PM -10:00 PM Eastern Time

Detailed instructions on registering for GoToWebinar will be provided
to all active members. Contact your local chapter or
webinars@naaap.org to register.

Dr. Elizabeth Xu is the Senior Vice President of Product Development and World Wide Support for Vitria Technology. She currently is responsible for Vitria's Product Development, Product Management, World Wide Customer Support, Education and IT Operations. Prior to Vitria, Elizabeth had managerial positions at IBM, in which she acquired deep knowledge in software development. She launched the IBM Asian American Network with three IBM Asian Executive sponsors. IBM provided her with solid management skills and leadership training. In the last few years, Elizabeth has expanded her efforts in elevating leadership skills in the Asian community by teaching in-depth leadership classes as well as making presentations to different Asian community organizations and alumni groups. Elizabeth holds a Ph.D. in Atmospheric Science and an M.S. in Computer Science from the University of Nevada, Reno. She has earned an M.S. in Atmospheric Science and B.S. in Space Physics from Peking University.

Her well-received presentation "Ten Steps to a Successful Career"
provides building blocks for individuals who pursue meaningful
careers. On November 17, Dr. Xu give the Ten Steps presentation and
will help you assess personal values, define life and work goals, and
understand pitfalls for Asians in the workplace.

We hope you take this opportunity to enhance your professional and personal area.

Tanantha P.
PR/ Marketing
We Make Leaders!