LABUAN: Maybank International Labuan (MIL) recently delivered a brand new program for secondary college students referred to as “Exploring Your Career Interest via Four Educational Series” as a key initiative underneath its Cahaya Kasih employee volunteerism program.
The program is geared toward motivating college students to prepare well for his or her future careers through sharing periods by using outstanding people and professionals who’ve built a success careers of their respective fields.
The four-component series, to lead as much as Maybank Group’s Global CR Day in August, will feature a consultation each month, with the first being held last weekend.
The first collection featured classes on Architecture and Videography/Photography which noticed the participation of 60 secondary students from six schools namely SMK Pantai, SMK Rancha-Rancha, SMK Lajau, SMK Taman Perumahan Bedaun, SM St Anthony and SM St Anne.
The primary objective of the profession sharing session become to offer insights to the students on profession paths in addition to to encourage them to develop their creative strengths to gather the vital knowledge, abilties, and mindset to reap their targets.
The studying enjoy additionally aimed toward assisting the students in having a higher understanding of career options, consequently allowing them to make higher decisions approximately their destiny careers.
Additionally, the program became additionally geared toward beginning their minds and to encourage them to don’t forget other non-conventional careers.
“To kick-begin this new program, we’ve invited a well-known Malaysian architect, Johann Ahmad Nawawi, as well as a pinnacle videography/photographer from Labuan, Welson Edwine Winchoi, to share approximately their profession,” said MIL General Manager, Khairudin Abdul Rahman.
Johann, who is amongst Malaysia top architects, designed the Maybank Women EcoWeavers hostel in Laos, which was stimulated through the pre-historic website online of the Plain of Jars in the country.
The Women EcoWeavers program is one in all Maybank Foundation’s flagship corporate obligation programs within the place.
Meanwhile, Labuanite Welson has just finished recording his inspiring videography/photography journey based totally on his existence story, which he began to begin with as an element-time interest but has now turn out to be his complete-time task and main source of earnings.
“Through this program, we are hoping that the scholars benefit from the valuable revel in of interacting with our expert guests, also, to being inspired by using their life testimonies.
“It will also assist them in making greater informed-choices while deciding on their profession paths inside the future or maybe guide them in growing different undiscovered technical or non-technical capabilities that they may need to pursue similarly to their educational qualifications,” Khairudin stated.
He said that a few 44 MIL personnel had pledged dedication to guide the 4-collection educational program using assisting as facilitators in the program.
“MIL has been helping academically promising college students from much less privileged families through diverse initiatives over the last few years, and we were endorsed using their development made.
“These projects now not only have helped the scholars improve their studies however, additionally motivate them to acquire even extra matters inside the years to come,” he introduced.
At the inaugural session, the audio system also took the opportunity to share their private journey in overcoming limitations to acquire fulfillment of their careers.
Since its inception in 2006, the Maybank Cahaya Kasih program has grown to be a major regional network voluntary program for the Maybank Group, with education being considered one of its essential pillars.