ISLAMABAD:23 September: ACCA Islamabad in collaboration with Roots International Schools on Saturday organised the ‘Talent Gymnasium’ at Marriott Hotel for ACCA affiliates and professional-level students. The gymnasium featured a rich discussion forum on ‘Getting recruited: what employers look for in employees’, led by industry experts from the telecom, oil and gas, consulting, manufacturing and education sectors.
Roots International Schools CEO Walid Mushtaq had the honour of being a part of the panel. Being an enthusiastic educationist and an innovative entrepreneur Walid shed light upon the employers’ tough criteria and meeting of international standards for hiring now that businesses have gone global.
He also highlighted that employers look for well-rounded individuals as opposed to individuals with limited capabilities. The event provided an exciting opportunity for young professionals to polish their leadership and interpersonal skills and to network with ACCA’s key employers on an interactive platform. pr.