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Winning Interviews: Persuasive Language & Strategies & Re-runs

Are you interested in applying for jobs, exchange programs or internships? Do you want to get noticed and stand out at the interview?

Then come join this workshop! Winning Interviews: Persuasive Language Strategies is a 2-hour workshop that focuses on how you can sell yourself in a variety of situations, by using effective language.


This workshop will help you:

  • Get noticed by potential recruiters/employers/interviewers
  • Sell yourself in a positive manner
  • Persuade your listener that you are right for the job
  • Highlight your skills, showing the value you can add
  • Learn about interview skills, with practice

By the end of this workshop, you will understand how to market yourself and achieve success in your professional life, whilst at the same time improving your English and language skills.

Code(s) SPW-022-003 SPW-022-004
Date(s) 8 May 2020 15 May 2020
Time 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Venue(s) Online via Zoom Online via Zoom
Facilitator(s) Elaine SY Wong Elaine SY Wong
Duration 2 hours
Maximum Number of Participants 10
Eligibility All HKUST students are welcome.
Medium of Communication English
Registration Dates 6 - 12 April 2020

If you have any questions, please contact us at:

E-mail: lcspeak@ust.hk

Telephone:(852) 2358-7851

Office: Room 3018 (Lifts 2 & 3)

  1. All sessions of the activity will be conducted online. Please go through the guidelines here, which detail the preparation and computer equipment required, before joining in the event.
  2. All sessions offered in this term listed as below:
    • 3 April 2020 (11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)
    • 17 April 2020 (11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)
    • 8 May 2020 (11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)
    • 15 May 2020 (11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)
  3. The workshop facilitator reserves the right to cancel the workshop in case of insufficient attendance.

Online Registration Current Available Course


Priority is given to students in UGC-funded programs.

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