2014-10-18 Free Rapid Resume Review & Linkedin Profile Photoshoot Blog

Resume Review – Tomorrow (Updated!)

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TAP-ATL will be hosting a professional event at THE ONE SUSHI +. We will have HR professionals and recruiters from various companies around Atlanta, including Home Depot, to review resumes and offer tips so that you can put your best foot forward to get your next job. You do not want to miss out on this opportunity!

Unfortunately, due to space limitations, we will be rescheduling LinkedIn profile photo headshots for another time.

Come out and join us for great fun and mingling. Starting at 6:30 PM, THE ONE SUSHI + will be offering FREE appetizers and $5.00 drink specials will be provided so come early!

Special Guests include:
Bic Koun: Home Depot
LanNhi Nguyen: Radius Online
Jenny Yi: Radius Online
Will Ngo: Global Recruiters Network

We look forward to seeing you all there! Bring multiple copies of your resume!

Where: THE ONE SUSHI +, 2523 Caldwell Road NE, Suite 1000, Atlanta, GA 30319
When: Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at 6:30 PM
RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/672338169540281


 

UPDATE: Due to space limitations, the Headshot session will need to be rescheduled. We apologize about this but hope that you will still take part in the Rapid Resume Review Session. 

 

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October Newsletter and Upcoming Events

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TAP-ATL has a lot of great events planned for the month of October.


Fall Picnic @ Blackburn Park – 10/18

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Come out to our Fall TAP-ATL picnic at Blackburn Park on October 18th! Food and drinks will be provided. We will be playing fun games and sports! If you have any games that you want to play, feel free to bring them as well!

The cost is $10 if you pay in advance or $15 at the door. Children under 6 are free!

Where: Blackburn Park, 3493 Ashford Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, Georgia 30319
When: Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 11:00 AM
RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/919776728051642
Tickets: http://www.tap-atl.org/calendar/event-registration/?ee=2

Hope to see you all there!


Resume Review and LinkedIn Profile Photo – 10/22

2014-10-18 Free Rapid Resume Review & Linkedin Profile Photoshoot Blog

TAP-ATL will be hosting a professional event at The One Sushi+. We will have HR staff from various top companies around Atlanta including Home Depot to review resumes and offer tips so that you can put your best foot forward to get your next job. Get one on one time with recruiters from top Atlanta companies. You do not want to miss out on this opportunity!

We will also be offering LinkedIn profile photo headshots.

Come out and join us for great fun and mingling. FREE appetizers and $5.00 drink specials will be provided so come early!

Special Guests include:
Bic Koun: Home Depot
LanNhi Nguyen: Radius Online
More to come….

We look forward to seeing you all there!

Where: THE ONE SUSHI +, 2523 Caldwell Road NE, Suite 1000, Atlanta, GA 30319
When: Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at 6:30pm
RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/672338169540281


Reminder: Taiwanese Cookbooks for Sale!

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Please support TAP-ATL by buying a Taiwanese Cookbook (click here for pictures). Learn how to cook your favorite Taiwanese dishes. These are also great gift items for friends and family members. We are selling them at a discounted price of $20 per book but we will need 20 pre-orders before we can place the order. If interested in pre-ordering a cookbook, please email info@tap-atl.org.

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Fall Picnic @ Blackburn Park – Tomorrow! + More

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Fall Picnic @ Blackburn Park – Tomorrow!

2014-10-18 Picnic in the Park Blog

TAP-ATL Fall picnic is TOMORROW at Blackburn Park! We will have burgers, hot dogs, veggies, soda and more. We will be playing fun games and sports! If you have any games that you want to play, feel free to bring them as well!

Pay by 11:59pm tonight for only $10! Prices at the door will be $15. Children under 6 are free! Click the links below to prepay and RSVP!

Look for us by the gazebo!

Where: Blackburn Park, 3493 Ashford Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, Georgia 30319
When: Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/919776728051642
Tickets: http://www.tap-atl.org/calendar/event-registration/?ee=2

Hope to see you all there!


Resume Review and LinkedIn Profile Photo – 10/22

2014-10-18 Free Rapid Resume Review & Linkedin Profile Photoshoot Blog

TAP-ATL will be hosting a professional event at THE ONE SUSHI +. We will have HR professionals and recruiters from various companies around Atlanta, including Home Depot, to review resumes and offer tips so that you can put your best foot forward to get your next job. We will also be offering LinkedIn profile photo headshots. You do not want to miss out on this opportunity!

We only have 30 resume review spots so sign up soon! Registration link is below!

Come out and join us for great fun and mingling. Starting at 6:30 PM, THE ONE SUSHI + will be offering FREE appetizers and $5.00 drink specials will be provided so come early!

Special Guests include:
Bic Koun: Home Depot
LanNhi Nguyen: Radius Online
Jenny Yi: Radius Online
Will Ngo: Global Recruiters Network
Henry Huang: Cherry Bekaert

We look forward to seeing you all there! Bring multiple copies of your resume!

Where: THE ONE SUSHI +, 2523 Caldwell Road NE, Suite 1000, Atlanta, GA 30319
When: Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at 6:30 PM
RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/672338169540281
Register for Review: http://www.tap-atl.org/calendar/event-registration/?ee=3


Reminder: Taiwanese Cookbooks for Sale!

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Please support TAP-ATL by buying a Taiwanese Cookbook (click here for pictures). Learn how to cook your favorite Taiwanese dishes. These are also great gift items for friends and family members. We are selling them at a discounted price of $20 per book but we will need 20 pre-orders before we can place the order. If interested in pre-ordering a cookbook, please email info@tap-atl.org.

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Volunteer for the WWAAC Conference and Awards – 9/27

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Who’s Who of Asian American Communities is looking for volunteers for their annual Conference and Awards Ceremony on September 27th. If you are available at any of the below times and would like to volunteer, please contact Myles Villoria with your email, phone number, and avaliablity so he can get you into the schedule.

9AM – 11AM Setup
11AM – 12PM Registration
12PM – 2PM Luncheon
2PM – 3:45PM Conference
3:45PM – 6PM After Conference Activities
6PM – 8PM Awards Ceremony
6PM – 8PM VIP Presidential Suite Setup

If you volunteer and do not have duties during the black tie awards show, you are more than welcome to be part of the audience.

For more information about WWAAC, visit their website at http://wwaac.com/.

Where: Rialto Center for the Arts at Georgia State University, 80 Forsyth St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303
When: Saturday, September 27, 2014 all day
Contact: If interested in volunteering, email Myles Villoria with your information and avaliablity and tell him you are from TAP-ATL.

 

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August Newsletter and Upcoming Events

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TAP-ATL has a lot of great hings planned for the month of August.


August TAPpy Hour at Sweet Auburn BBQ – Tomorrow 8/14

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Please join TAP-ATL for our August TAPpy Hour at Sweet Auburn BBQ. Yes, this is the same Sweet Auburn BBQ that you see at food truck parks. They recently opened a store in Virginia Highlands with a bar and extended menu.

Tasty snacks and special cocktails will be available for purchase. Come enjoy good food and drinks with good company!

For more information about Sweet Auburn BBQ, visit their website at http://www.sweetauburnbbq.com/.

Where: Sweet Auburn BBQ, 656 N Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306
When: Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 7:00 PM
RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/316670931839498

Hope to see you all there!


Mandarin Dinner Series at Ah-Ma’s Taiwanese Kitchen – 8/27

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Looking for more opportunities to practice your Mandarin? Make your parents proud and come 練習中文 with us over a delicious dinner!

Join us for this month’s mandarin dinner series at Ah-Ma’s Taiwanese Kitchen, a new Taiwanese restaurant in Midtown by Piedmont Park. The owners have agreed to open the restaurant on their off-day just for our TAP ATL members to enjoy an exclusive $20 tasting menu featuring delicious Taiwanese street food dishes that are yet to be added to the regular menu. This event is limited to the first 20 to RSVP on the Facebook event. If all 20 seats have been filled, additional RSVPs will be added to the wait list and will be notified if more space becomes available.

Where: Ah-Ma’s Taiwanese Kitchen, 931 Monroe Dr. Suite A-108, Atlanta, GA 30308
When: Wednesday, August 27, 2014, at 6pm sharp
RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/1455692474702123


Dragon Boat Festival with Newell Rubbermaid – 9/13

2014-09-13 Dragon Boat Race Blog

It’s Dragon Boat Season!

TAP will be joining Newell Rubbermaid’s team this year for the Dragon Boat Race at Lake Lanier on September 13, 2014. This is an excellent opportunity to network with current employees at Newell Rubbermaid and also a great chance to just have some fun! There is a casual boat for people that are rowing for fun and competitive boat for people that want to win! Anyone who is interested is welcome to join the team! If rowing is not your thing, come to the practices and race to cheer on the team!

Practice Dates:
Saturday, August 9th: 10:00am – 11:30am
Sunday, August 17th: 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Saturday, August 23rd: 10:00am – 11:30am
**Not required to attend all three practices, but is strongly encouraged.

Race Date:
Saturday, September 13: 7:00am – 4:00pm

Grill out lunch will be provided after all practices.
Wear appropriate water sports attire, sunscreen, sunglasses, etc.

Please email Michael (michael@tap-atl.org) if you wish to join the team or come to any practices. A head count for lunch is needed.

Where: Lanier Canoe & Kayak Club (LCKC), 3105 Clarks Bridge Road, Gainesville, GA 30506
When: Mornings of August 9, August 17, August 23, and September 13
RSVP: Michael (michael@tap-atl.org) or
https://www.facebook.com/events/814125411944697

For more information about the Dragon Boat Race, visit http://www.dragonboatatlanta.com/


Reminder: Taiwanese Cookbooks for Sale!

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Please support TAP-ATL by buying a Taiwanese Cookbook (click here for pictures). Learn how to cook your favorite Taiwanese dishes. These are also great gift items for friends and family members. We are selling them at a discounted price of $20 per book but we will need 20 pre-orders before we can place the order. If interested in pre-ordering a cookbook, please email info@tap-atl.org.

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July Newsletter and Upcoming Events

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TAP-ATL has a lot of great hings planned for the month of July.


 July TAPpy Hour at The Painted Pin – 7/16

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Just a reminder that our July TAPpy Hour is tomorrow at The Painted Pin. The Painted Pin is an upscale boutique bar, bowling and entertainment venue in an industrial warehouse in Buckhead’s Miami Circle. Click here to check out their website.

Where: The Painted Pin, 737 Miami Cir NE, Atlanta, GA 30324
When: Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 7:00 PM.

Hope to see you all there!


 Walking Tour of the Atlanta BeltLine Arboretum – 7/26

2014-07-26 Beltline Walking Tour Blog
Have you heard about Atlanta’s BeltLine and want to learn more? Do you have a passion for trees, native grasses, and wildflowers? Are you a fan of the city’s in-town neighborhoods, and would you like to learn more about their history and what makes them special?

If any or all of the above applies to you, then come immerse yourself in one of the most transformative urban projects of our time by taking a Docent-led Atlanta BeltLine Arboretum Walking Tour.

Where: Parish Foods & Goods, 240 North Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307.
When: Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 9:00 AM.

RSVP Required: Availability for the tour is limited. TAP-ATL has secured 12 spots for the 7/26 tour. Please email info@tap-atl.org if you would like to attend.


 Reminder: Taiwanese Cookbooks for Sale!

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Please support TAP-ATL by buying a Taiwanese Cookbook (click here for pictures). Learn how to cook your favorite Taiwanese dishes. These are also great gift items for friends and family members. We are selling them at a discounted price of $20 per book but we will need 20 pre-orders before we can place the order. If interested in pre-ordering a cookbook, please email info@tap-atl.org..

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June Newsletter and Mandarin Dinner Series

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TAP-ATL has a lot of great hings planned for the month of June.  Please see below for the launch of our new Mandarin Dinner Series along with a few announcements.


Mandarin Dinner Series on 6/11

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Looking for more opportunities to practice your Mandarin? Make your parents proud and come 練習中文 with us! TAP’s new Mandarin Dinner Series brings people together to practice Mandarin over a delicious dinner. Come learn some new words or practice old ones, speak or listen in on conversations in Mandarin, socialize and meet new people, or discuss Taiwanese culture, foods, or stories. Everybody’s welcome, from beginner levels to fluent, so come out and join the fun!

Where: Bento Cafe, 5495 Jimmy Carter Blvd, Ste A-4, Norcross, GA 30093
When: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm


New TAP-ATL Cultural Chair

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Please join us in welcoming Jocelyn Ho, TAP-ATL’s new board member. Here is some more information about Jocelyn.

Jocelyn was born and raised in Florida. A double Gator, she graduated from the University of Florida with an undergraduate degree in piano performance and a law degree. Go Gators! After graduating from law school, Jocelyn worked at a law firm in Florida. She eventually journeyed to Atlanta for a new job and a new city.

Jocelyn spends her free time exploring Atlanta (especially the restaurants!), practicing yoga, cooking, and drinking bubble tea. She stays close to her Taiwanese roots by speaking to her relatives almost exclusively in Taiwanese and watching Taiwanese dramas. She is excited to be joining the TAP-ATL board and is looking forward to celebrating and promoting Taiwanese-American culture in the Atlanta community.


Taiwanese Cookbooks for Sale

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Please support TAP-ATL by buying a Taiwanese Cookbook (click here for pictures). Learn how to cook your favorite Taiwanese dishes. These are great gift items for friends and family members too. We are selling them at a discounted price of $20 per book but we will need 20 pre-orders before we can place the order. If interested in pre-ordering a cookbook, please email info@tap-atl.org.

 

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