‘Launch your Career’ Workshop with Careers Coach Ziad Moghrabi
Careers coach Ziad Moghrabi delivered a fantastic and informative on-campus workshop about building your CV and making yourself stand out on the job market to our students. Ziad focused on how our students could find more clarity and self-motivation to boost their career, offering practical tips and advice.
DIFC Future Talent Week
22-24 November 2021
The DIFC Future Talent Week saw the participation of many companies like McKinsey and Co, Emirates NBD,Tabby etc. seeking to hire candidates. More than 90 Middlesex University Dubai students and alumni registered through the CES. The event also saw panel discussions led by industry leaders on topics such as sustainable growth strategies during the pandemic, employee retention, and upcoming UAE regulations.
Virtual Career Fair with L’Oréal
5 April 2020
Students had the opportunity to be part of an online Virtual Career Fair with L’Oréal Middle East and find out more about various graduate and management trainee programmes at L’Oréal.
Law & Politics Career Day
27 February 2020
Law & Politics Career Day featured prominent professionals from across the legal sector who spoke to our students about career pathways, placement and internship opportunities. Panelists and guests speakers included Dr Jan Knop (Head of Legal and Compliance, Airbus), Nicolas Pieri (Trainee Solicitor, DWF Middle East LLP), David Galea (Partner, Ince & Co) and Dr Laura Voda (Associate in Corporate and Commercial, Fichte & Co).
Psychology Career Day
13 February 2020
Psychology students benefited from a wonderful panel discussion with faculty and practitioners which looked at the different career paths available for psychology graduates. This was followed by a Q&A session with industry leaders and a network session with organisations from across the psychology sector.
LinkedIn Strategies: Optimising your profile
4 December 2019
Michael Estafanous and Luan McArthur from Microsoft hosted an interactive workshop on building an effective LinkedIn profile and gave Middlesex University Dubai students tips on how to tap into the power of networking.
Graduate Networking Event
4 December 2019
At this networking event, over 80 Middlesex University Dubai graduates and postgraduate students had the opportunity to meet and network with 14 employers from companies across various industries in Dubai.
Career Coffee Hour
27 November 2019
At 'Career Coffee Hour' students had the opportunity to talk with industry professionals and explore carious career topics in a casual environment. The workshop was hosted by Nikheta Gokuldas, HR Professional at Michael Page, who talked about the qualities that employers look for in an ideal candidate and the ways in which students can succeed in their internships.
Professional Communication Etiquette
13 November 2019
This ‘Professional Communication Etiquette’ workshop was conducted by Rebecca Shaw, HR Manager at Fidor Solutions, who provided tips on how to communicate with prospective employers, interview etiquette, and professional communication in the workplace.
Meet Debbie Standford, CEO of the Year 2019
10 November 2019
Debbie Stanford, CEO of Novo Cinemas, visited the campus to talk about her career journey; sharing the significant changes she made at Novo and the value she created for the customers and employees. She also gave insight into leadership, female empowerment, and the importance of teamwork.