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GSS Talent Hub Fireside Chat: Levelling Up Through Training (Part 2)

Tune in to our latest GSS Talent Hub Fireside Chat as we dive into the vital role of training & certifications in staying ahead in today's competitive job market! Don't miss out on exclusive insights from our special guests! #GSSTalentHub #Training #Certification #LifelongLearning #LiveSession

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Career Success with GSS: Levelling Up Through Training

Tune in to Part 1 of our GSS Talent Hub Fireside Chat with our special guests to share some insight into the importance of training & certifications to stay competitive in the job market!

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GSS Jamaica Industry Hour Podcast - Episode 12

Tune in to the grand finale of the GSS Jamaica Industry Hour Podcast, as we prepare to bring the GSS Project to a close! In this final episode, we give a breakdown of the achievements and successes of the GSS Project, including the various developed initiatives such as the Apprenticeship Programme, and highlight the initiative’s impact on the growth of the GSS.

Listen as our host and GSS Project Programme Director, Marjorie Straw, speaks with Shullette Cox, President of the Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO), Anand Biradar, President of the Global Services Association of Jamaica (GSAJ) and Egbert von Frankenberg, Chairman of the Global Services Skills Council (GSSC).

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GSS Jamaica Industry Hour Podcast: Episode 11

Come along with us as we explore the topic "Training for Success: The Need for Apprenticeships Across Sectors" through a discussion highlighting the impact of the Apprenticeship Programme in the GSS, the GOJ's intention to replicate across other sectors and the contribution to the pipeline of talent in Jamaica.

Listen as our host Marjorie Straw, Programme Director for the GSS Project, speaks with special guests Simon Perryman, Director at Perryman, Yeandle and Associates Ltd.; Kamesha Turner, Executive Director of the Jamaica Manufacturers and Exporters Association (JMEA) and Marlon Johnson, Senior Programmes Director (Apprenticeship/MSME Support Unit) at the HEART/NSTA Trust.

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Career Success with GSS: Why It's Important to Speak Up at Work (And How to Do It)

Welcome back to the Career Success with GSS Series! Tossing around ideas, feedback, and brainstorms can light the spark of innovation. But yes, we know speaking up isn't always a walk in the park. In this video, we’ll explore the significance of speaking up at work and share some tips to own your voice like a boss!


Career Success with GSS: Benefits of Training & Lifelong Learning for Professional Growth

In today's fast-paced and ever-changing world, the importance of training and lifelong learning cannot be ignored. Whether you are a fresh graduate or a seasoned professional, the key to staying competitive and achieving long-term success lies in continuously updating and expanding your knowledge and skills. In this video, we'll explore why training and lifelong learning are crucial for personal and professional growth.