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Innovation Camp (I-CAMP)
  • 1 Language: Arabic/English Programme
  • 2 Duration: 1 Day (3 hours)
  • 3 Students per Group: 80-100

This exciting one-day workshop challenges high achieving students to find the most innovative solution to a business challenge through various exercises using critical thinking and problem solving skills. Innovation Camp gives students the opportunity to engage in exciting activities with mentors from the corporate world who will expand their horizons, introduce entrepreneurship and direct their thinking towards a professional future in a fun way.

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Steer Your Career
  • 1 Age Range: 18-24
  • 2Language: Arabic/English Programme
  • 3Duration: 2 sessions (3 hours each)
  • 4Students per Group: 32

Steer Your Career is a programme supported by J.P. Morgan Chase Foundation that targets university students aiming at teaching them the skills needed to find a job and operate effectively in a competitive job environment. The different sessions cover aspects of leadership, time management, communication, team dynamics, and job search skills. Through hands on classroom activities, personal assessments, role playing, and reflection exercises, Steer Your Career prepares students to succeed in today’s workplace. They will be able to develop job-hunting tools, such as networking, resume writing, and interviewing skills. Students will be well equipped to identify the next steps needed in their personal career preparation. It is advisable to follow this programme with a JA Job Shadow to ensure maximum impact.

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Head Start
  • 1Age Range: 18-24
  • 2Language: Arabic/English
  • 3Programme Duration: 3 sessions (2 hours each)
  • 4Students per Group: 32

Head Start meets the needs of a diverse group of university students by providing engaging, academically enriching, and experiential learning sessions in work-readiness education and career perspectives. The workshop-based programme includes three volunteer-led sessions covering resume writing, the science and art of interviewing, and an introduction to internships (what they mean, how to be well prepared for a good internship, and how to handle work duties during an internship).

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The Company Program
  • 1Age Range: 18-24
  • 2Language: Arabic/English
  • 3Programme Duration: 12 sessions (2 hours each)
  • 4Students per Group: 20

The classroom turns into a real start-up with the help of a mentor or an entrepreneur. Students come up with a business idea, study its feasibility, sell stocks to raise capital, divide into management teams, produce a business plan, produce and sell a product or service, then liquidate the company. It ends with an exciting national competition every year.

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JA Job Shadow
  • 1Age Range: 18-24
  • 2Language: Arabic/English
  • 3Programme Duration: 1 site visit
  • 4Students per Group: 30

JA Job Shadow prepares students to be career oriented. Students acquire and apply skills needed in demanding and ever-changing workplaces. Following participation in the programme, students will be able to recognize career clusters and potential job positions as well as understand the importance of researching the requirements needed to earn a position. They will be able to develop job-hunting tools, such as networking, resume writing, and interviewing skills. Students will be well equipped to identify the next steps needed in their personal career preparation. It is advisable that