Dr Ahmed Al Abri, CEO of ASYAD Ports, gave an insightful talk during the second MEC Business Summit on 15 October 2023. The talk covered a range of topics on current job market dynamics, practical strategies for job preparation, identifying the skills in demand by employers, the right attitude and personality, the importance of filling the CV with good experience and skill sets, why companies are focusing more on hiring fresh graduates over experienced people, and self-motivation.
Students from different programmes attended the talk and gained insights that will equip them on their journey to the evolvingMEC Business Meet aims to enhance job market awareness among students, strengthening their employability. It serves as a platform for students to gain insight into the job market to succeed. It also encourages collaboration between academia, industry and students to create an actionable framework for innovative practices.
Middle East College is committed to creating opportunities for students to network and build relationships with future employers. The college also provides a range of career-focused academic programmes and career support services to help students make informed decisions about their career paths.