Work Readiness Webinar

We are excited to welcome you to our remote Future Skills workshop session with IQbusiness! Entering the working world can be daunting and it is tricky to know where to begin. Our aim is to equip you with the knowledge and skills that will prepare you for your career journey.

The keynote address will be delivered by:

Athene Van Mazjik: Chief People Officer at the Shoprite Group of Companies

(There will be a Q&A session with Athene for the delegates to address any work related questions to her)

The theme for the webinar is The Oscars. And the topics that will be covered include:

Day 1: Thursday 04th July (09:00-13:00)

  • Setting Career Goals For Professional Growth
  • Understanding Emotional Intelligence and Psychological Responses
  • Unmasking Confidence: Navigating Imposter Syndrome
  • Viewing Your Career as a Canvas

Day 2: Friday 05th July (09:00-13:00)

  • Strategic Problem Solving: Enhancing Decision-Making Skills
  • Financial Literacy for Young Professionals: Budgeting, Saving, and Debt Management
  • Strategic Job searching
  • Navigating Networking: Making Impactful Connections

Below are examples of the comments we received from candidates who attended the Work Readiness Webinar last year:

“The Webinar was really helpful, it is great to learn about an environment that is next after graduation. The facilitators were really engaging and it was loads of fun.”

“The Webinar was an eye-opening experience, it was a S.M.A.R.T starter pack to my What’s Next Journey following graduation. It was truly an amazing 7 hours of time used wisely.”

Here’s what you need to know:

· DATE: Thursday, 4 July 2024 and Friday, 5 July 2024

· TIME: 09h00 – 13h00* on 4 July 2024 and 08h00 – 13h00* on 5 July 2024

*The Microsoft Teams link will be open from 08h30. Please join a bit earlier to test and ensure you can join successfully.


Will you be attending the Career Development workshop held on the 4th and 5th of July?