THURSDAY, 22 MAY – Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Datuk Dr. Mohd. Harun Abdullah said the development and application of technology in society had changed the landscape of communication and the job search scenario.
“The use of technology has enabled us to explore the opportunities offered in the job market more easily,” he said at the closing ceremony of the Student Career, Research and Industry Linkages (EXPOSuRe) 2014 yesterday.
His speech was read by Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic and International), Prof. Dr. Shariff Abd. Kadir Omang Al-Haj.
Hence, he said, graduates should take advantage of technology to find the best and suitable job for them.
“The development of technology has made networking with industries and job seekers closer and facilitate all parties involved,” he added.
Meanwhile, Datuk Dr. Harun also praised the involvement of Talent Corporation (TalentCorp) Malaysia in organising the expo which had attracted more than 300 visitors including UMS students and the general public
Datuk Dr. Harun also advised students to wisely apply the knowledge gained and translate their excellent academic achievements to a mentality that was always ever ready.
Also present at the ceremony was the Organising Chairman, the Dean of the Centre for Postgraduate Studies, Prof. Datin Dr. Mariam Abd. Latip and the representative of TalentCorp Malaysia Berhad, Nor Kamilah Shahidan. – ZMD (fl)
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