On 14th of April 2014 Career Day 2014 was officially opened at the International Burch University. Career Day is an event where more than 30 domestic and foreign companies will present themselves, share info material, receive resumes of potential employers, and discuss potential business opportunities and other kinds of cooperation with students and all other interested parties. Companies that will be presented at Career Day 2014, are operating in different sectors, the financial sector, marketing, genetics, engineering and telecommunications.
This year’s event was opened today with the speech by the Rector, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Uzunoğlu, who greeted the audience and introduced Career Day as “the place for presentation of some of the most perspective companies in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and their meeting point with students who have the skills and energy to contribute to their success. He told that this connection has a potential to result with making connections of offer and demand in the job market as a win-win situation.”
Later, Prof. Dr. Meliha Handžić also addressed the present company representatives and students underlining the importance of participation of students to such events. Kemal Balihodžić, Head of Promotion and Communication Office at Burch University, delivered a seminar on presentation skills, talking about his experience and do’s and don’ts of self presentation, which will be highly important for students in their communication with potential employees.
After a small break, chosen companies had the opportunity to deliver 15 -minute oral presentations to students, as potential future employees, and to other present companies.
Tomorrow, starting at 10:00 Career Day 2014 fair part will be held, and it is open for public.