Events

With our events we support ambitious, young talents by preparing them for the next step and enhancing their practical skills. The events are organised in collaboration with the partners of the New Career Platform and are taking place in Accra. Check out the upcoming events here!

#CVconvo – Stefania Manfreda 

Join us for the first #CVconvo about navigating a creative career with Stefania Mandfreda, Designer, Curator and Owner of Lokko House!

Tune in for this IG Live series every Wednesday at 6pm GMT on @Circumspecte_’s page as career coach Jemila Abdulai (@jabdvlai) chats with Ghanaian and African professionals about the highs and lows of shaping careers – and lessons learned on the way.

Date: 8 July
Time: 6pm GMT
Location: @Circumspecte_’ Instagram page 

Introducing #CVconvos – navigating careers 

💫 Ever wondered how “successful” professionals got where they are? Curious about what it takes to be an expert in X field? Need tips for fine tuning your CV or getting your foot through the door?

Introducing #CVConvos – an Instagram Live series by Circumspecte and New Career Platform on navigating careers. Tune in for this IG Live series every Wednesday at 6pm GMT on @Circumspecte_’s page as career coach Jemila Abdulai (@jabdvlai) chats with Ghanaian and African professionals about the highs and lows of shaping careers – and lessons learned on the way.

Join us for the first episode on Wed July 8!  

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Virtual Business Challenge – NBC Alumni Creatively Countering Covid

During an online day, Ghanaian and Dutch NBC alumni generate ideas in mixed teams for Covid-19 related business opportunities for entrepreneurs. The goal is that the entrepreneurs receive fresh ideas, which they can take up themselves or alumni can take them a step further after the online day.

Date: Friday 26 June and Saturday 27 June
Time: From 09:30 till 17:00
Location: Zoom

*This event is for NBC Alumni only  

Get your tickets now at an early bird rate! 

Quantum Leap Career Fair is an annual entry-level career fair that helps job seekers and employers to connect and communicate face-to-face. The event provides a platform for participants to gather information on career options, build a network of contacts with peers and industry leaders, identify job openings or secure an interview. QLCareerFair also helps participants to stimulate insightful career discussions that can help them make quantum leaps in their career journey. Join us on April 3 for the 2020 edition on Data Science & AI!

Date: 3 April
Venue: British Council, Accra
More info: Registration closed

Are you a young talent, student or recent graduate and still exploring the job market?

Join the New Career Platform for the workshop ‘Finding a job in the 21st century on Friday 28 February at the SB Incubator (Airport City, Accra). The workshop will be an interactive conversation on how to enter the job market hosted by Jemila Abdulai (Founder Circumspecte.com) and Minoek Wijs (Recruiter JobnetAfrica). The workshop will cover topics such as CV writing, online etiquette, networking and a perspective from the employers’ side.

Please note that the workshop has limited seats and will be on a first come-first serve base.

Date & time: Friday 28 February, 9AM – 2PM
Location: SB Incubator, Silver Star Towers, Airport City, Accra
RSVP: Registration closed.

 

We The Culture CirqMixer – interactive networking mixer

Join Circumspecte and The Afropole on Saturday December 21 at 5:30pm for We The Culture CirqMixer – an interactive networking mixer with real conversations on “returning home” and living in Ghana, and a chance to explore meaningful #Ghana-Diaspora connections for business, investment and social impact.

Date & time: Saturday December 21, 5:30pm
Location: Terra Alta, Agbelemkpe, Accra
Tickets & full details: Registration closed
Kindly note: Complimentary drink for first 100 at gate

Come network with Ghana residents, Africa returnees and diasporans, while gaining key insights and having fun! Follow #WTCirqMixer on social media for updates!