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“Nothing can keep women from achieving their goals but themselves,” says Iman Mutlaq of Sigma Investments

Posted by Sara Sakkal January 11, 2016 0 Comment

Iman Mutlaq, CEO of Sigma Investments, is a dynamic leader and expert in financial markets. Her portfolio of achievements is wide, varying from running her multinational company, to receiving humanitarian awards, such as the “Middle East Woman of the Year” Global Officials of Dignity Award. Challenges are Iman’s motivational triggers, she paid her own way […]

“We celebrate critical thinkers; they are the ones who come up with creative solutions to the world’s hardest problems” – Isra’ Madadha of Mercy Corps

Posted by Sara Sakkal December 23, 2015 0 Comment

Mercy Corps is a Global Organization, working in more than 40 countries, bringing relief and trying to solve the world’s toughest challenges. They are powered by the belief that the world could be a better place for all. interviewed Isra’ Madadha, the HR Coordinator in Jordan, and she had a lot of interesting things […]

10 Job Fair Tips for Employers You Can’t Miss [CHECKLIST]

Posted by Menaka Ramakrishnan November 18, 2015 0 Comment

Job fairs allow employers to meet many prospective employees in a single day. However, with so many people attending the job fair, the atmosphere can sometimes be hectic, making it difficult to connect with qualified applicants. To make the most of this opportunity, employers need some tips for attracting the interest of attendees and identifying […]

“HR isn’t just about adding resources; it’s making sure that these resources are properly engaged.” – Interview with UAE’s Al Gurg Consultants

Posted by Menaka Ramakrishnan November 9, 2015 0 Comment

One of the oldest and leading engineering consultancy firms in the UAE, Al Gurg consultants has been operating since 1969 with multiple branches across the country. They offer a range of consultancy services and have tie-ups with several international firms. In this interview with, Dimpy Patney Dsouza, HR Manager at Al Gurg, talks about […]

“I would never bring someone into the company who doesn’t culturally fit in.”- Chantal Endemann of The Entertainer

Posted by Menaka Ramakrishnan October 19, 2015 1 Comment

Have you recently used a voucher to have an awesome night out? Perhaps it was an Entertainer ME voucher. The Entertainer ME is a young, dynamic and passionate company that is growing seriously fast. We interviewed Chantal Endemann, the HR Manager at The Entertainer ME. Chantal has worked in various fields and roles from finance […]

“The solution to skill gap is to work backwards when it comes to course design,” says Kerstin Wilsch of Middlebury School

Posted by Reem Boudraa September 28, 2015 0 Comment

Kerstin Wilsch is the Director of the C.V. Starr-Middlebury School in Jordan. With a Ph.D. in Arabic Language and Translation from the University of Leipzig in Germany, Kerstin has spent many years in the Middle East and North Africa in a variety of academic positions. For the four years prior to becoming the Director of the C.V. […]

How to Use Tests to Hire the Best Candidates

Posted by Menaka Ramakrishnan August 19, 2015 0 Comment

Have you ever hired a candidate only to realize that their on-the-job performance is not as good as you thought it would be? You were mighty sure of your decision though, hiring the person with the best CV and interview performance. So what went wrong? Unfortunately, many job seekers tend to portray an image of […]

Universities hiring new staff look for the best certificates and an outstanding social behavior: Prof. Eckehard Schulz

Posted by Reem Boudraa August 5, 2015 0 Comment

Eckehard Schulz is a Professor of Arabic Linguistics and Translation Studies at Leipzig University – one of Germany’s oldest universities. In 2010, he founded The Al-Arabiyya Institute, an online testing system which draws upon the long tradition of Arabic Studies at the Oriental Institute in Leipzig University. The Institute has been successfully educating Arabists, translators and simultaneous and conference […]

7 Awesome Free Tools for Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses on

Posted by Roba Assi July 22, 2015 0 Comment

Starting a new business is really difficult, and having both the right people working with you and the right tools can really make a huge difference. At, we love working with and supporting small business and start-ups, because they are an essential tool for job creation (and 79% of fresh grads in our region […]

“Being Yourself Is the Most Important Part of a Job Interview,” says Saridha Nair of Al Reyami Interiors

Posted by Menaka Ramakrishnan July 6, 2015 0 Comment

Look around at your office furniture, it might very well have been fitted by Al Reyami Interiors! Indeed, Al Reyami are one of the largest providers of office furniture, interior solutions and office equipment in the UAE and beyond. In this interview, Saridha Nair, HR manager at Al Reyami Group, tells us more about what makes this […]

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