IUB CGP office holds CV writing workshop
As part of a series of career counselling webinars, the Office of the Career Guidance and Placement (CGP) of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) hosted a webinar on CV writing on Thursday, 11th November.
It was mainly organized for the students who are taking the ENG 105 Business English course, offered by the Department of English and Modern Languages as part of its English Foundation Programme.
The session was conducted by Mr. Abu Usuf Md. Rashedul Amin, general manager of Employer Branding and Talent Acquisition of bKash Limited. Mr. Amin advised and gave tips on the best ways of writing a CV. He also discussed the importance of tailor-made CVs to effectively cater to various job types. He also shared his experience of talent acquisition in finding the best candidates for a job to help students learn how to make lasting impressions on potential employers. He also briefly discussed the dos’ and don’ts of CV writing with regards to language and formatting to avoid commonly overlooked mistakes in order to come up with a winning CV.
Ms. Naureen Rahnuma, acting head of IUB’s department of English and Modern Languages delivered a vote of thanks on behalf of her department. The session was moderated by Ms. Farjana Hafiz, career counsellor of CGP. There were also lively Q&A and presentation sessions at the end of the webinar.