Dream Dare Do

Dream Dare Do

An event series that will help CBE students and graduates in their pursuit of dream jobs. Each session will feature accomplished alumni and share insights that will help the audience successfully navigate their career journey. 

Event Date
Dream – Your authentic self and finding your best fit 11 March
Dare – How to win the recruitment process 25 March
Do – How to successfully transition from university to work and the importance of the first 90 days 29 April
Dream, Dare, Do: Panel event TBC

Further information and registration details for upcoming sessions will be posted here and on the CBE Events page.   

Join us for the third event of this four-part series.

Do – How to successfully transition from university to work and the importance of the first 90 days

Thursday 29 April, 12.30–1.30pm I Online

Join us for the third event of this four-part series.

Our presenters, ANU College of Business and Economics (CBE) alumni Mariam Hafiz and Shenal Harakh will share valuable tips to assist students with their transition from the classroom to their first workplace.

During this online session, they will address how to ensure momentum and success within your first 90 days in the job.

Mariam and Shenal will share their own experiences and advice on navigating workplace dynamics; managing expectations, network and relationship building; developing corporate knowledge and adding value early to excel in a new role.

This event series is an initiative brought to you by CBE’s Careers and Alumni teams. Please note that these sessions will not be recorded.

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About our presenters

 Shenal HarakhShenal Harakh is an entrepreneur and Founder of Knomad, a platform designed to cultivate meaningful connections and content. She is passionate about exploring the diversity and complexity of people and their interactions. Shenal keeps this focus in her roles as a founder, investment blogger and equities investor, for which she was recently featured in the Australian Financial Review.

Shenal has previously worked in the Risk Assurance and Advisory practices of PwC Australia and EY Bermuda. She has completed a Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Economics.

“At this event I am keen to explore the importance of continuing to advocate for yourself within your role.”

Mariam HafizMariam Hafiz is a Senior Manager in PwC's Corporate Function Transformation team in Canberra. Over the past decade, she has worked with the Australian Federal Government and various private sector organisations, and has experience in a range of areas such as operating model design, business process improvement, and cost savings identification. Mariam studied a Bachelor of Asia-Pacific Studies and a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) before continuing her education to become a Chartered Accountant.

“I'm looking forward to discussing the importance of networking, personal branding, and making the most of every professional opportunity as a stepping stone.”

Photo credits: metamorworks, shutterstock.com; Tegan Biehler and Mariam Hafiz.