As a professional in the Kenyan Market, one of the most recurring issues is how you can grow your career.
Mr. Perminus Wainaina, the CEO and Managing Partner at Corporate Staffing Services held a talk on career development, and what factors in the current Kenyan job market can work to help you or to deter your growth efforts.
The talk was held on 4th March 2019 at the Southern Sun Mayfair Hotel. Rotary Club of Muthaiga was the host.
The main topics discussed were:
1. Where are the jobs?
Here, he tackled why there seem to be fewer jobs than there was 10 years ago.
2. What skills the employers are looking for
What is it that employers value, soft skills or technical skills?
What will help you retain your job, and grow in the ranks?
3. Is an MBA important in today’s job market?
With every graduate seemingly having an MBA, is it still an added advantage?
Can having an MBA help you get a job that someone without an MBA wouldn’t get?
4. The power of personal branding
How does personal branding help in your job search techniques?
Do you take keen notice of your brand –yourself?
5. How to beat the employability clock.
What do you do when it’s time to exit the stage?
What measures have you put in place to ensure your retirement is seamless?
Corporate Staffing Services has a wide client base comprising companies and job seekers. We always seek to assist you in making candidates ready for job opportunities by offering different services such as CV writing, interview coaching, career coaching, public speaking, and more.
The session was interactive as the audience asked questions. This was a clear indication of their willingness to learn. By the end of the session, it was clear the session had proved beneficial.
If you are a fresh graduate or a job seeker looking for an opportunity to gain skills that you can use to have a successful career, visit our website today.