Lunch & Learn LogoWe offer our Lunch & Learn workshop guests the opportunity to take part in a series of relaxed informational sessions with an interactive Q&A, while enjoying a nice lunch in good company. The sessions address a variety of topics, including how to improve your networking skills, how to become a better communicator and how to optimize social media marketing.


Past Lunch & Learn Events

Lunch & Learn: How to Optimize Social Media Marketing
A lunchtime inspirational Q&A session with social media expert Preeti Moberg. Guests enjoyed the opportunity to learn about a variety of topics, including how to divide available social media networks to target audiences, best practices on social media and how to create an effective social media campaign.

BS1 Curves. Dodging & Burning.  Grain added.Preeti Moberg is the co-founder of the wedding media group, Blue Mango Weddings. Their flagship wedding blog, The Big Fat Indian Wedding reaches brides in 160 countries and is one of the most popular ethnic wedding blogs on the internet. Prior to starting Blue Mango Weddings, Preeti worked with search engine optimization, social media and content management with various Swedish companies. Preeti also has a Bachelors in Economics from UC Berkeley and is a talented photographer that has been featured on Dagens Nyheter, Aftonbladet, Mastercard, and Getty Images.

Lunch & Learn: How to Deliver a Powerful Message
A relaxed and inspirational lunchtime Q&A session with renowned communications coach Melissa Monson. Guests brought questions and received answers on how to communicate effectively both verbally and nonverbally.

Monson-Melissa64Melissa Monson, Founder & President Monson Communications LLC, specializes in helping executive management and professionals excel at creating and delivering an effective message to the media, investors, customers and the financial community. She has an outstanding track record of highly successful equity financing presentations for public and private companies and a broad, satisfied international client base.

As a successful entrepreneur with proven credentials and success in corporate communications and presentations, she knows her clients need to go beyond PowerPoint presentations filled with charts and stilted speeches full of buzzwords. To succeed in today’s world of savvy entrepreneurs and increasing opportunities due to globalization—and with the need for ROI all-important—she teaches both team members and leaders the skills to engage and communicate effectively both verbally and nonverbally.

Lunch & Learn: How to Strategically Build Your Network
An engaging informational session and Q&A with networking expert Henry Chang. Guest received advice on how to define networking goals, generate new clients from networking events, make networking a habit and effectively follow-up and build relationships

Henry Chang picture for APAPAHenry Chang, Senior Account Executive at TelePacific Communication, has held sales & business development roles within software, telecom, and manufacturing for over 20 years and currently works as a Senior Account Executive at TelePacific Communications.  He is also President of APAPA, a 20,000+ member organization that promotes APIA involvement & leadership in civic and public affairs.