We started off the New Year with New Ideas and now, it's time for "New Networks and New Opportunities!"
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Sarah Lawrence professor of writing and poetry and Graywolf Press author, Vijay Seshadris, recently became the first Asian American to be awarded the [...]
As a second generation Asian American, we had the privileges of growing up in a well-developed nation. I find in today’s [...]
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May 1, 2014
On Wednesday, April 30th, APEX hosted its first professional development workshop of the year: Effective Communication in Today’s World.
Bryce DeVincenzi, Raajeev Aggarwal, and Pallavi Ridout – three distinguished and award-winning speakers from the public speaking organization Toastmasters International – instructed a group of over 70 people in various public-speaking skills. Through live demonstrations, public critique, and a question and answer session, attendees gained valuable insight into [...]
March 26, 2014
APEX OC celebrated our first happy hour event for 2014 at 7 Seas Restaurant on Tuesday, March 25th. It was a casual evening to make new friends and socialize with our members. The most popular conversation topics were about Asian Professional Exchange Mentoring Program and the upcoming Youth Olympics. Both LA and OC boards were represented, past and present. We were provided an extended happy hour menu which kept our gathering going. [...]
February 14, 2014
Whether you’re looking to expand your professional horizons or your personal network, our first LA Networking Mixer of 2014: Elevate to APEX, offers the perfect opportunity.
Coming up on Thursday, February 27 at the stunning Elevate Lounge in Downtown, Elevate to APEX will put a spotlight on our very own APEX Mentoring Program (AMP). AMP matches pairs based on their areas of interest and specific career overlap. Our [...]
February 7, 2014
“New Year, New Ideas,” APEX’s first professional mixer of the year, co-hosted by both APEX OC and Orrick Law Firm, gathered over 130 guests, Thursday, February 6, 2014. Guests from throughout Orange County and Los Angeles braved the rain and gathered at Orrick’s prestigious Irvine office to build their professional network and learn more about Orrick and APEX. Young professionals represented industries in law, engineering, research, finance, [...]