bKash GM conducts CV writing webinar
The Office of Career Guidance, Placement and Alumni Relations (CGP&AR) of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) conducted an online webinar on professional CV writing for the students of Business English Course 105 under the Department of English on November 21, 2021. The session was conducted by Mr. Abu Usuf Md. Rashedul Amin, bKash Limited’s general manager for Employer Branding, Organizational Development and ER.
Mr. Amin told the students about the importance of writing professional CVs because it was important to grab the attention of the recruiters. He shared a number of slides on how to format a CV, present information in the right sequence, mention relevant experiences, and describe extracurricular activities.
He also talked about the dos and don'ts of CV writing and shared numerous samples. He also encouraged the students to start working on building a strong individual professional network as early as possible in the career. In addition, he stressed the importance of gaining hands-on practical knowledge about the desired jobs.
A large number of students participated in the webinar which was followed by an interactive question-answer session where the speaker answered many questions.
This webinar is part of a series of webinars that the CGP&AR office of IUB has been organizing over the last few months for undergrad students.