27/05/2015

Knowledge Oman Conducts Specialized Career Talks

Knowledge Oman, the leading knowledge sharing community platform in the country, conducted career talks with college and university students from professionals of various backgrounds and experiences. Part of the Inter Collegiate Career Fair (ICCF), the Knowledge Oman talks focused on areas of landing the right job, career success and tactical skills to acquire.

"Knowledge Oman strives to achieve His Majesty Sultan Qaboos vision of an enriched and enlightened society - youth in particular. This is a goal that is shared by ICCF in which KO is proud to be associated as strategic partner in our joint bid to promote a knowledge-based society and a nation that is self-reliant and tenacious. This is a proud testimony of the collective power of empowered minds." says BabySam Samuel, Vice President of Knowledge Oman. 

The Inter Collegiate Career Fair first launched in Muscat will be held in other regions of Oman, with the coming one to be held September 2015 in Sohar. Knowledge Oman as a strategic partner focused its talks at capacity building for the youth and bridging the gap between academia and the market. The Career Talks brought leading professionals as Rumaitha Al Busaidi a radio presenter and an environmental expert, Dr. Mohsen Abdul-Jaleel a businessman and professional trainer, Ali Al Lawati a consultant and entrepreneur, and Munawar Hameed an academician and industry expert who have all shared their diverse experiences, tips and insights. 

The Inter Collegiate Career Fair in Muscat is a CSR Initiative conceptualized as a consortium by the Deans from eight premier colleges namely Arab Open University, College of Banking and Financial Studies, Modern College of Business & Science, International College of Engineering and Management, Muscat College, Mazoon University College, Middle East College & Oman Tourism College. The initiative aims at reaching all Graduates & Undergraduates for these colleges and also to the students of other colleges in Oman; who want to get a head-start in their professional career. 

Knowledge Oman, with a diverse team of locals and residents, continues to conduct knowledge-focused talks for the people of the country part of its Knowledge Ambassadors network reaching out to various segemetns of the community.