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Immigrant's Guide in Climbing the Corporate ladder

Dr. Nelson Chau is a successful immigrant with contributions in discovering and developing multiple pre-clinical RNA-based therapeutics. Serving as Vice President of Discovery Biology and Translational research at Logic BioTherapeutics, Nelson was born and raised in Hong Kong. He shared the keys to his success as an immigrant thriving in a competitive environment in our conversation. Below are some of the secrets that Nelson shared with Empowering conversationZ audience:

Tip #1

Nelson gave many examples of how his attitude supported his growth. I selected a few

  • Developing a thick skin is essential in one's growth. So try your best not to let any comments stick, Good or Bad.

  • Being mindful of the different perspectives in every scenario. he learned in Midwest that

"No matter how thin the pancake is, there are always two sides to it." An example of that is when waiting at a bus stop at -50F, you can get self-pity, or you can look at the situation like something you need to experience to appreciate many things in life.

Tip #2