Why some and not others? Why are some able to go higher and get there faster than others, even within the same company and department? What should you be doing to stand out and be identified by your top management for bigger leadership roles and responsibilities?

If you're an aspiring leader who is keen to find the answers, please join our discussion on March 28, 12:00pm-1:45pm. Three talent development experts will share their insights on leadership development: Larry Wang, the author of the book How To Develop Yourself As A Future Executive, Today, as well as the Founder and CEO of talent development company Zhishangwang and recruitment firm Wang & Li Asia Resource; Julie Zhou, a senior HR executive who has over 25 years of corporate and consulting experience, has worked with Global Fortune 100 companies and is currently working as executive coach; and Ray Zhong, HR director at Bally, Greater China. They will address leadership development both from corporate and individual perspectives.

The session will cover following topics:

  • What your senior management pays attention to most when assessing future leaders
  • How to identify the qualities and capabilities that will most impact your success as a leader
  • How to build your leadership skills and show others your leadership potential, even before you lead others


12:00-12:15pm: Registration & Networking

12:15-12:20pm: Opening remarks

12:20-1pm: Presentation

1-1:30pm: Panel discussion

1:30-1:45pm: Audience Q & A

1:45pm: Event ends


  • Larry Wang (Author of How To Develop Yourself As A Future Executive, Today)

    Larry Wang

    Author of How To Develop Yourself As A Future Executive, Today

    Larry Wang is the founder and CEO of a talent development company, Zhishangwang, and a leading China recruitment firm, Wang & Li Asia Resources. In 1992, he also founded Chinese-American Professionals in Taiwan (CAPT), the first professional organization targeting the interests of Chinese-American professionals in Asia.

    For the past 25 years, Larry has provided quality training and coaching services to global companies to address their key talent and leadership development needs. Clients that Larry has delivered his leadership training to include HP, IBM, Emerson, Rockwell Automation, Nokia, Haworth, Publicis, EF Learning, and Manulife.

    Equipped with vast practical experiences on China’s talent market, Larry has written three career development books for Chinese professionals. He is often invited to share his career development expertise and job market insights at top U.S. and China MBA programs, such as Harvard, Wharton, Stanford, CEIBS, Jiaotong, Beida In addition, he is also a frequent guest to popular media like CNN, CNBC, CCTV, Business Week, ICS, CBN Weekly, Forbes.

    Larry received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania and his M.B.A. from UCLA’s Anderson School of Management.

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  • Ray Zhong (Greater China HRD at Bally)

    Ray Zhong

    Greater China HRD at Bally

    Ray Zhong is a HR professional with over 17 years of comprehensive HR experience in the MNC.

    He started his career in the traditional MNC such as LG, GE and BAT, where his role was mainly focus on staffing , the role to find the right fit between talents and the company .

    After that, he has decided to join the retail industry where he took the management roles in different HR fields, staffing, talent development, organization development etc. His recent role is the Greater China HRD of Bally and playing an active role as business partner and HR advisor to the regional management team.

    He is a dynamic, energetic and trustworthy leader, who always encourage staffs for their personal development and willing to provide valuable suggestions.

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  • Julie Zhou (Founder of Leadership Focused Consulting Co.)

    Julie Zhou

    Founder of Leadership Focused Consulting Co.

    Julie is the founder of Leadership Focused Consulting Co, and has over 25 years of corporate and consulting experiences as a senior HR executive in Global Fortune 100 companies. Her expertise include: executive coaching, leadership development & change management, millennium and women leader career development, team development & engagement, organization development and HR consulting.

    Julie is always active in various HR communities to contribute and grow leaders. She often partners with business leaders to identify key people challenges, and delivers high impact solutions to sustain strategic business success.
    In addition, Julie is also an ICF certified PCC with over 1700 hours coaching practices, Harvard Business Review Council Member; Vice Chair of CEIBS HR Study and Research Group; a columnist for Linked-in; and mentor to MBA/EMBA students in CEIBS. Her leadership skills were developed in the diverse business cultures of global emerging markets like China, India, Russia, Mexico and the Asia Pacific region.

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Door Price RMB 300
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