Exploring why a University degree alone isn’t enough anymore Posted on October 23, 2014

Q: How important is Professional certification today considering the wide offerings of universities and the academic system? A: Professional certification is more important than ever today.  It supplements – not replaces – academic programs, and the two can work hand-in-hand.  IMA, for example, is working with many universities to embed the body of knowledge from […]

A Creative Approach to Career Development Posted on August 18, 2013

Being creative isn’t just for artists, authors, and musicians. All of us can, and should, think about our careers creatively – working with the raw materials at hand to make something unique. In the context of career development, these raw materials might include your education and training accomplishments, past working experiences, interests and hobbies, volunteer […]

Career Choice: Hospitality & Tourism Posted on July 25, 2013

There’s no question that the UAE’s hospitality and tourism industry is booming: headline after headline offer strong examples of growth, “Abu Dhabi hotel stays up 23 per cent” and “Dubai International tops Paris CDG as second busiest airport in the world”. Coupled with a 2012 report forecasting 67 per cent growth in the UAE’s hospitality […]

Why You Should Consider the UAE for Your Next Career Move Posted on May 13, 2013

In a world where the economy is a minefield, it seems that the steps you take involved with finding the right career can be safe and secure, or can be forever devastating.Those in the business field have been led to a possible option where for particular sacrifices the benefit can far outweigh the inconvenience.The United […]

ICAEW Sponsors Accounting & Finance Careers on Laimoon Posted on April 7, 2013

We are proud to announce our partnership with  Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) Middle East. ICAEW will be sponsoring Laimoon’s Finance & Accounting careers. They will be supporting Laimoon on enhancing the career ecosystem within the financial vertical. ICAEW is a professional membership organisation, supporting over 140,000 chartered accountants around the world. […]

Top 25 Hiring Companies in UAE Posted on March 5, 2013

The analytics guru is back once again after a long fishing trip for data and 3 months later what is the result? Company Job Openings Accor 92 McDermott 85 National Petroleum Company (NPCC) 70 IBM 69 Crowne Plaza Hotel 67 Alshaya 62 Al-Futtaim Motors 60 Jumeirah Creekside Hotel 59 Baker Hughes 59 Chalhoub Group 55 […]

Who’s Hiring in the UAE? Posted on December 26, 2012

Our Laimoon analytics guru has been fishing to find out who’s currently hiring in the UAE. And all we can say is Hello Tourism! Seems that the hotels around the UAE and specifically Dubai are in the market for some fresh meat! We can’t say that only hotels are the ones looking to hire but […]