Career Talks was a one day career counseling workshop that was arranged by the BBA- HR specialization class under the supervision of Mr. Ubaid Ali; Assistant Professor in Management Sciences Department at CIIT Abbottabad. Two market experts were invited for the workshop namely:
Mr. Rehan Tariq Senior HR executive at HUAEWI
Mr. Kashif Javed Senior HR manager at Himont Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd
The session was divided in two modules. The details are as under:
How to convert an ordinary CV into a job winning CV
Overcoming challenges during a job interview
Overcoming job fear and learning organizational culture at MNCs
How to convert an internship opportunity into a permanent job
The workshop was conducted on Thursday, 17th November, 2016 at New Auditorium CIIT Abbottabad from 10:00AM to 04:30PM. Around 100 students registered for the workshop.
There was a very interactive question & answer as well as discussion session after their presentations. Also, a rapid fire round in which students asked questions from the speakers based on the above mentioned four modules (close ended questions to the related topics).
High-tea was served at the end where all the participants again had an informal interaction with the speakers. The speakers shared their visiting cards with the students and provided them with an opportunity to do internships and to drop their CVs at their firms for the jobs.
After lunch, we thanked our respected guests, presented them with the gifts and souvenirs and bid them farewell.