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14th University of Alicante's Employment & Self-Employment


Alicante, 24th April 2012

Luis Galindo will offer a lecture on enthusiasm and attitude to life. Registration for the lecture

On Thursday, 26th April, the University of Alicante through its General Foundation's Career Development Office (GIPE) celebrates the fourteenth edition of the Employment & Self-Employment Marathon, a meeting point between companies, institutions and the university community.

The Marathon will be held at the Lecture Building No. 2,  from 10 am, when the University President, Ignacio Jimenez Raneda will open the event, along with Vice President for Student, Jose Vicente Cabezuelo, the Director of the General Foundation, Lucía Gomis and, Antonio Muñoz, Director of the company secretarial practices and student support. Also participating in the inauguration the council of Employment and Local Development of the City of San Vicente, the council of Employment and Development Council and the Managing Board of the Alicante Area Employment (Servef).

As a novelty, the Marathon will start this year consulting tables for UA students interested in starting their business or in the definition of an idea. Thus, the Observatory for Labour Integration, attached to the Office of the Vice President for Student will present several consulting tables with leading experts in different areas such as business plan, marketing innovation or adapted to the needs of all interested students who have previously registered for the relevant console via the Observatory's Website

Also from the Observatory, attendees will be offered the opportunity to attend a free lecture by Luis Galindo, under the prestigious Top Ten Speaker, with the title "Enthusiasm and attitude to life".

Galindo, who works for the main Spanish and international large companies, aims at providing an energy and a mood that has a profound effect on participants, awakening in them self-motivation, commitment, enthusiasm and excitement for what they do.

The UA Employment Marathon aims at promoting employment and encouraging entrepreneurship, providing useful information about the potential for career development, either on their own and for others, and facilitating meetings between students and graduates with human resource professionals seeking university candidates. All the information on this forum for university employment and self-employment is available on the Career Development Office (GIPE) Website through this link

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