LABUAN: Maybank International Labuan (MIL) lately delivered a new programme for secondary college students referred to as “Exploring Your Career Interest through Four Educational Series” as a key initiative under its Cahaya Kasih worker volunteerism programme.
The programme is aimed at motivating college students to put together nicely for their destiny careers through sharing classes by using distinguished people and professionals who have built a hit careers in their respective fields.
The 4-element series, so one can lead up to Maybank Group’s Global CR Day in August, will function a consultation each month, with the primary being held final weekend.
The first series featured sessions on Architecture and Videography/Photography which noticed the participation of 60 secondary students from six colleges particularly SMK Pantai, SMK Rancha-Rancha, SMK Lajau, SMK Taman Perumahan Bedaun, SM St Anthony and SM St Anne.
The major goal of the career sharing consultation become to offer insights to the scholars on career paths in addition to to encourage them to increase their innovative strengths to acquire the necessary know-how, abilities and mind-set to obtain their goals.
The studying enjoy was additionally aimed toward helping the scholars to have a higher knowledge of career alternatives, therefore permitting them to make higher decisions approximately their destiny careers.
Additionally, the programme turned into also aimed at opening their minds and to inspire them to take into account other non-conventional careers.
“To kick-start this new programme, we’ve invited a famous Malaysian architect, Johann Ahmad Nawawi, in addition to a top videography/photographer from Labuan, Welson Edwine Winchoi, to percentage about their profession,” stated MIL General Manager, Khairudin Abdul Rahman.
Johann, who’s amongst Malaysia top architects, designed the Maybank Women EcoWeavers hostel in Laos, which become stimulated by the pre-historic website online of the Plain of Jars in the united states.
The Women EcoWeavers programme is considered one of Maybank Foundation’s flagship company duty programmes inside the area.
Meanwhile, Labuanite Welson has just finished recording his inspiring videography/images journey based totally on his existence story, which he started first of all as a component-time hobby but has now grow to be his complete-time activity and most important supply of profits.
“Through this programme, we hope that the scholars enjoy the priceless revel in of interacting with our expert guests in addition to be inspired through their life tales.
“It can even assist them in making more knowledgeable-choices while deciding on their career paths in the destiny or maybe manual them in developing different undiscovered technical or non-technical competencies that they will want to pursue further to their educational qualifications,” Khairudin stated.
He said that some forty four MIL employees have pledged commitment to aid the four-collection educational programme by means of assisting as facilitators inside the programme.
“MIL has been assisting academically promising college students from much less privileged households thru various tasks over the previous couple of years and we had been advocated by means of their progress made.
“These initiatives not most effective have helped the scholars enhance of their studies however additionally encourage them to achieve even extra matters within the years yet to come,” he delivered.
At the inaugural session, the speakers also took the opportunity to share their personal adventure in overcoming obstacles to reap fulfillment of their careers.
Since its inception in 2006, the Maybank Cahaya Kasih programme has grown to be a chief local network voluntary programme for the Maybank Group, with training being certainly one of its main pillars.