The school curriculum and getting good grades has been effective in career building and getting a good job. However, due to economic development, good grades are not enough. You may do well but miss out on a job. This is because you may lack some skills the employer is keen on. Such skills are relevant to employment in the 21st century and the technology-based era. Students and graduates should do their best to learn these skills. They will give you a competitive edge in the modern economy. Here is a list of four of such skills.
You have good grades and attend all scheduled classes, whether physical or online, But is that all there is to it? Do you take part in activities within your community? This helps you grow in all aspects of life. Participating in community activities has many benefits for you. Here are four major benefits you can gain…
Through the past century, most jobs have been categorised in the 8-5 section. Jobs start at 8 am and employees get to leave at 5 pm. In other cases, some companies have an even earlier arrival time. Others require employees to work overtime. However, today’s employees have started experiencing some changes in the workplace with regards to flexibility. Employers are beginning to create flexible work schedules for their employees. Despite this, we can not argue with the fact that some jobs cannot have flexible schedules. For example, the medical industry. Doctors can’t treat people from home. There are different types of flexible schedules that employers can use.
The first free workshop organized by Unicaf Kenya last August had been so successful that it gave rise to considerable demand for more similar events. Therefore a second workshop was offered on October 9, from 10 am to 12 noon, at the Unicaf Nairobi offices. The ‘Successful CV and Cover Letter Writing’ workshop offers participants advice and guidance on ways to improve their CV and write an engaging cover letter, that will attract the employer’s attention, create a good first impression and increase the chances of receiving a job offer. Participants also receive information about the Unicaf Scholarship programme, and the wide range of undergraduate and post graduate degree programmes offered online through Unicaf by multi campus Unicaf University, and other reputable partner universities in the UK, US and Europe.