Most comprehensive guide to job related events this Ramadan in Dubai

Are you sitting idly this Ramadan and feel frustrated at the lack of momentum and feedback you are getting from your job hunt?

We feel your pain. But did you know that this doesn’t have to be the case?

To help you pick up speed, we have scoured the entire web to find a few hidden gems that you can explore this Ramadan. In total, these 11 events below will help you either pick up a new skill that can bolster your credentials or will serve to help you expand your network.

Be sure to click on the “hosted by” link for more information on a particular event.

Happy exploring!

June 8

What to expect:

Offers a free IELTS Masterclass™ designed for candidates preparing to take the IELTS test. It will provide:

  • Practical tips on how best to enhance your English
  • Insights into common mistakes you can avoid
  • Interactive tasks using the assessment criteria

Price:

Free

IELTS class

 

What to expect:

This isn’t a traditional networking event. There are no sales pitches or “upsells” – it’s just a relaxed and informal get-together of likeminded people, with a friendlier and more supportive atmosphere than we’ve found at any other event.

 

Price:

Free

the property hub logo

June 9

 

What to expect:

A Workshop that will address the following 5 areas:

  1. Why cash flow is king over profit & turnover
  2. Uncover hidden cash in your business
  3. Cash flow strategies via case studies
  4. Funding growth through cash flow
  5. Cash flow for business valuation

 

Price:

Free

xcel accounting

June 10

 

What to expect:

The course covers topics relating the LEED building certification program. Areas covered include:

  • Introduction to the Sustainability and LEED rating systems
  • Learn and practice the three exam areas – Recognition, Application, and Analysis
  • Identify the key components of the LEED for Green Building Design + Construction Rating System
  • Discuss the requirements and implementation strategies of each credit/prerequisite.
  • Sustainable Sites
  • Water Efficiency
  • Energy & Resources
  • Indoor Environmental Quality
  • Innovation in Design
  • Regional priority
  • Learn how to use LEED Online
  • Learn how to document for LEED projects

Price:

500 AED

chicago institute for management training

June 11

 

What to expect:

The workshop will offer participants the chance to explore Human-Centered Design and empathy driven solutions. Promoted widely by design firms like IDEO and Stanford University’s D School, Design Thinking is now on the must know tools of all major companies. The course looks at different aspects of radical thinking and can be seen as a new approach to deal with Growth, Innovation and Problem Solving. Though designing, as a craft requires years of dedicated education and talent, this workshop does not require a prior experience in Design and is open to anyone with a desire to learn new techniques of innovation.

 

Price:

$1,200/ 4,400 AED

design thinking workshop

 

  • Visualizing the Invisible – The Personal Framework, hosted by: Osama Natto

 

What to expect:

A hands-on workshop that will provide you with the tools you need to discover yourself and plan for the coming years. In just three hours, you will learn how to develop your own “big picture.” Topics covered include:

  • Discovering your personal values
  • Determining your purpose in life
  • Finding balance in your life
  • Understanding your true needs
  • Managing your emotions
  • Dealing with love, family, business, studies, health, projects, and personal development
  • Facing your worries and fears
  • Coming to closure with unfinished business

 

Price:

$68.06 – $81.68/ 250 AED – 300 AED

personal framework

June 12

 

What to expect:

OnBoarders is a low key event that is free to BBG members, specifically aimed at new members and those who want to dip their toe in the networking water. If you aren’t yet a BBG member and would like to come and ‘try before you buy’ you are welcome to attend this event.

 

Price:

50 AED

british business group

 

What to expect:

The course is aimed at professionals seeking PMP certification and will address a variety of areas, including:

  • Project Management Framework
  • Project Life Cycle & Organization
  • Project Management Process
  • Project Management Knowledge areas

Price:

Dependent on group size

 

June 15

  • A morning with Alan Cohen, Co-Chair of the Harvard Principal’s Center and Co-Founder of Project Zero New York City, hosted by: Clarion School

 

What to expect:

Alan Cohen will speak about his work at the Harvard University Graduate School for Education.

 

Price:

Free

igniting curiosity

 

June 20

What to expect:

Join strangers for a discussion with Gunjan Tripathy, an experienced Nutrition Consultant & Health Coach, who will share tips on healthy eating.

Confirm your presence by sending a whatsapp message to 050 7684490

 

Price:

20 AED

change initiative

 

What to expect:

Meet internationally certified faculty and friendly students; tour the downtown campus and speak to qualified Enrollment Officers so you can pick the program that’s right for you! On the spot Admission and Registration is available.

Visit the Canadian University Dubai Open House and have a chance to learn about our Undergraduate and Graduate programs, meet with Students and Faculty from your favourite programs, enroll for Summer & Fall 2016.

 

Price:

Free

ramadan open house

Got events in your area that you think we should add to the list? Reach us at help@wadhefty.com with your suggestions

 

 

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