Mentoring & Training


Free Seminar, Sept 12, 2020

The Path to C-suite and Boardroom

Paradigm shift steps to advance your career, by Dr. Elizabeth Xu

Present in English only, register at Eventbrite

Free Seminar, Aug 30, 2020

The Path to C-suite and Boardroom

Paradigm shift steps to advance your career, by Dr. Elizabeth Xu

Present in English only, register at Eventbrite

Register at Eventbrite

Free Seminar, Sat Aug 22, 2020

The Path to C-suite and Boardroom

Paradigm shift steps to advance your career, by Dr. Elizabeth Xu

Aug 22, 2020, 10AM Pacific Time, Via Zoom

in Chinese and English, Register at Eventbrite

Weekly hiking mentorship

Our weekend hiking group consists of over one hundred of executives and professionals at various stages of their career. We normally walk 6-12 mills, 60 - 100 floors at the top of the beautiful Silicon Valley mountains. Our sample mentoring topics are

  • Career planning and skill development plans

  • Workplace professional relationship development

  • Business opportunity evaluation

  • Interview and presentation skills

Stanford Class WSP 229

Myths of the promotion

10 Steps to a successful Career

Stanford career development class taught by Dr. Elizabeth Xu and Ms. Pat Zimmerman, the author of the well received book published at Amazon:

Myths of the Promotion

Corporate Talk at Walmart Research Lab

Dr. Elizabeth Xu and Ms. Pat Zimmerman taught young professionals how to find mentors, learn from them and build long lasting win-win mentoring relationship

Stanford Seminars

Dr. Elizabeth Xu gave the career development seminar at Stanford University, invited by the Stanford Student Association

Women In Technology Annual Conference

Pat Zimmerman and Joseph Li present at WITI Annual conference


Adobe Event

Dr. Charles Fan, the SVP and GM of VMWare and Dr. Elizabeth Xu, CTO of BMC Software speaking about Branding for a Successful Career.

Uber Talk

Patty Azzarello, GM of HP and Dr. Elizabeth Xu, Chairman of Be the Change Foundation spoke at Uber Palo Alto Campus about Growing your career and businesses.