The Office of Placement and Alumni (OPA) jointly with the Faculty of Business Administration (FBA) organized a Employer Branding Session “The Unbounders” on the 24th of October, 2017 held in the AIUB campus. The seminar was conducted by Enroute Management Consulting, a leading consulting firm that provides a complete solution through managing business growth. The company, very reputed in Bangladesh has been very successful and ensures that the work place gives opportunities to new faces, helping with new ideas. The main purpose of the program was for promoting and recruiting Management Trainees for IPDC Finance Limited. The program started with a welcome speech by Prof. Dr. Charles C. Villanueva, Pro Vice Chancellor & Dean, Faculty of Business Administration, who further encouraged this program and further added that this program would be greatly beneficial for students entering into the corporate world.
The floor was open after a short speech by Mr. R. Tareque Moudud FCMA, Director of OPA, who further welcomed the guests and added how beneficial is the event for the students.. Mr. Abul Fazal Muhammad Barkatullah - Deputy Managing Director & Head of Retail Business started the session with briefing about the company profile, stating Management Trainees to be the Next Generation Leaders who will drive strategic positions of the company after completion of the carefully crafted development program. Mr. Ahashanuzzaman Shujan - Manager, HR highlighted on how the trainees will be assigned to various projects with strategic priorities during their rotation through all the functions of the company. Ms. Subrina Fahreen Eusa - Management Trainee shared her experience in IPDC Finance Limited. Other guests from IPDC were Mr. Mohammad Mahmudur Rahman Shawon- In-Charge: Medium Market Enterprises. Guests from Enroute were Md. Tariqul haque, chairman, Ms. Rumana Afiz, Manager talent sourcing & Head of Touchstone Business, Mr. Yeasib Anis, Executive- Skill Talent Management, Mr. Ariful Islam, Officer , Md. Rakibul haque Rizve, BPO. IPDC further organized a quiz competition for the students. The quiz included questions regarding the company that had to be answered via text. Prizes were distributed to the winners.
Other participants present from the Faculty of Business Administration in AIUB were Ms. Farheen Hassan, Director of FBA undergraduate program, Ms. Samia Shabnaz, Coordinator of Department of Human Resource Management; Mr. Syed Mahbubur Rahman and Mr. A K M Kamrul Haque. The venue was house-full and well participated by our students, who punctuated the session with pertinent questions. All this added to making it a successful event.
At the end of the session, the guest speakers answered questions asked by the students. Gift hampers were handed over to the team as a token of appreciation.
OPA is grateful to AIUB Management in making the seminar a huge success.