Spring 2020 Sessions

Dalia Salib, Egypt Market Director, Mars

This leadership talk with share with you real-life insights on how to handle the transition from university life to career life. An accomplished leader will walk you through their lessons-learned, through their highs and lows, through success and failures as you engage with a life journey to leadership.

#transitions #cross_roads # talk_from_the_heart #lessons_learned

A1: Management Consulting: What does it take?

Bassem Fayek, Partner, BCG

This session overviews the career path, work environment and lifestyle of a management consultant including responsibilities and necessary skills. More importantly, you will obtain a valuable insider perspective on the grueling recruitment process with a focus on case interviews. But wait, there’s more! This session also includes case samples for attendees to demonstrate what top firms are looking for.

Most suitable for: all majors
#managment_consulting #case_interviews #multidisciplinary_careerpath

A2: Strategic Communications - Disruptive Planning

Rula El Kaliouby, Strategic Communications Advisor to the Minister of International Cooperation

Dive into the full range of professions under the umbrella of strategic communications from the private sector to public sector, from agencies to government, from brand building/advertising to PR and social/digital. Learn how different aspects in your career could be interconnected preparing you for different roles within the communications world. Meet with the brains behind changing the narrative about Egypt! Get a glimpse of how engineered serendipity helped the speaker to disruptively move from one career point to the next.

Most suitable for: all majors
#agile_planning #disruptive_communication #building_brands_building_nations

A3: Vodafone Future Jobs Finder

Heba Attia, Agile Coach, Vodafone Egypt
Mazen Elmoniry, HR Recruiter, Vodafone Egypt

Take a ride into the future and experience Vodafone Future Jobs Finder online test that assesses your abilities, activities, and behaviors, and suggests possible future careers that are most suitable for you. Meet with Vodafone professionals to discuss your results and gain more insight into what such career directions entail, not just now, but in the decade to come!

Most suitable for: all majors
#the_future_is_yours #power_to_you #future_jobs_finder

B1: Strategic Decision Making - Manage Choice Overload

Amr Alaa, Founder, NotioN | Google Dubai Trainer

In this era, graduating students are faced with an overwhelming variety to choose from when it comes to major life decisions. Based on the best-selling book: The Organized Mind by Daniel J. Levitin, immerse in an experiential workshop to be able to make up your mind in a strategic rather than an impulsive way when faced with puzzling choices.

Most suitable for: students who need a tried and tested decision-making approach.
#strategic_decisionmaking #putting_first_things_first

B2: The Art of Storytelling - Brand Yourself to Employers

Amr Fawzi, Senior Business Transformation Consultant | Certified Change Manager, Executive Coach, Learning Experience Designer | Storyteller
Hend Eissa, Professional Certified Coach (PCC)

You are graduating in months, are you ready to tell your story? Storytelling is an art that you can master. Once you know how you would like to share your story, you will be more confident in upcoming interviews, networking events or pitches.

Most suitable for: students who have a lot to say but don’t know how to say it.
#story_telling #introduce_yourself #pitch_your_profile

B3: Roundtable Coaching on 1 Skill (Building Self-Confidence/Developing Your Strengths/Emotional Intelligence/Goal Setting/Leadership)

Mariam Moussa, Professional Certified Coach (PCC)
Farah Diab, Associate Certified Coach (ACC)
Hanady Mostafa, Associate Certified Coach (ACC)
Mai Ashour, Associate Certified Coach (ACC)
Hala Hassan, Associate Certified Coach (ACC)

Join a group coaching session with a life coach for 90 minutes and enhance one of your most needed employability skill:

  • Developing Your Strengths
  • Goal Setting
  • Leadership
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Building Self-Confidence

Most suitable for: students who learn through discussion and who wish to improve a particular skill.#employability_skills #group_coaching

Sue Ellen Hassouna, founder of Sue Ellen Foundation for Legal Development