Co-organized by the IEEE Toronto Women in Engineering Affinity Group and the Ontario Society of Professional Engineers
Two Hour Seminar
Thurs., Sept. 20, 2007
6:30 P.M. – 8:30 P.M.
Sept. 14, 2007
North York Civic Centre
5100 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON M2N 5V7
West side of Yonge Street, five blocks north of Sheppard Ave.
Public Transit: subway to North York Centre Station
Presented by image, communication and quality specialist Ayla Tezcan
Online registration here
IEEE Members: $31.80
Payment instructions will be e-mailed to registrants
You can use the power of first impression to leave remarkable positive impression on people during any networking event.
True or False:
- Socially, a man should wait for a woman in business to offer her hand
- Exchange business cards at the beginning of the meeting
- If two people are talking in a Networking meeting, go and join them
- For good eye contact, keep strong and continuous look into his/her eyes
- You only have 30 seconds to give your message
- You should hold you drink in your left hand.
The social and business values have been changing in time. It’s all about the code of social behaviour. You can increase your presence, if you know how to project your unique abilities with confidence. You can use the power of first impression to leave remarkable positive impression on people during any networking event.
This seminar will introduce fresh ideas in the following areas in a new and interactive way:
- Networking Etiquette – “Netiquette”.
- Meeting & Greeting
- How to give your message within 30 seconds or less
- Business Card etiquette
- When etiquette is overruled by manners
The participants will receive a hand out for their reference.
"Your statements and final outcome of the whole evening presentation proved your points and left all of us convinced and ready to have you as a leader! Very interesting! Thanks for being yourself - very nice difference from usual biz talk."
Image, Communication and Quality Specialist Ayla Tezcan will be leading this seminar:
Ayla Tezcan, P.Eng, AICI, is a certified Image Consultant and trainer with expertise and specialized training on image management, personal development and change, etiquette & protocol, communication, color analysis, make up & grooming and wardrobe management. Ayla is an associate member of the Association of Image Consultants International (AICI). She helps individuals as well as the groups for discovering the personal power and true image. She believes in the holistic approach – head to soul- for personal development.
She also has a B.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering and Professional Engineer by PEO in Canada. Additionally, she is a Six Sigma Quality Expert with Green Belt. She has broad business experience with well known international companies in Europe and North America. Ayla has experience in corporate world through project management, sales, marketing, communication, quality and management with numerous outstanding business awards. This experience has provided Ayla with perspective of what makes a person successful. Ayla believes that Success is a choice.