(MENAFN Press) Akhtaboot “ the career network (http://www.akhtaboot.com) is proud to announce its participation as the "Online Recruitment Partner" of the American University in Dubai (AUD) annual career fair "Act Now: AUD Careers Today" which took place on AUD campus in Dubai, on Tuesday the 20thof March, 2012.
The annual career fair hosted 57 major companies from varying fields, including Finance and Banking, Marketing, Advertising, Management, Recruitment, Engineering, Visual Communication, Graphic Design and Information Technology.
AUD students and alumni were able to interact with company representatives who assisted them in their career planning and professional development while exposing them to the demands and expectations of the UAE job market.Key personnel from participating companies also offered workshops for students on a range of career-related topics.
Ms. Stella Mandehou, Career Services Manager at AUD said: "AUD Career Services had the pleasure to welcome for the first time Akhtaboot among its support sponsors at "ACT Now" 2012. Akhtaboot's innovative online recruitment platform is an excellent tool for AUD students to get linked to the right career opportunity. We feel positive that this will be the start of a long lasting and mutually beneficial relationship."
Mais Gousous, VP of Marketing and Akhtaboot Cares Initiative Champion said: "As part of Akhtaboot's ongoing efforts to strengthen its presence as the leading recruitment solutions provider for the UAE job market, we are happy to take part in UAE's top university career fair ACT NOW 2012 which is a true fulfillment to the mission of Akhtaboot Cares Initiative in ensuring a sustainable growth in employment opportunities in the UAE. We are truly impressed with the commitment of the American University in Dubai in bridging the gap between academia and employment".
"ACT Now" has continuously been successful in facilitating the development of relationships between the AUD student community and employers in order to meet the dynamic needs of today's marketplace.