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Dereja Academy: Your Gateway to Your Dream Career

There is this unaddressed question most students face when leaving the university. If not addressed, it is often hard to move on and find fulfilling careers. This question can be boiled down to, “Okay, I’m done with school… Now where do I go?” This is largely because most students aren’t…

Debre Berhan University Career Counselor’s training

University students tend to graduate unprepared for the job search, this in-part is caused by the lack of know-how on what to do when it comes to entering the job market.  This is why dereja.com partners with Ethiopian universities to train career counselors across the country. Career counselors should be equipped with…

What is Career Week?

Career week: is a series of workshops, speaking events, networking opportunities and other special event aimed at heightening students’ awareness of their chosen professions career paths delivered in one week. During this week, students will get the chance to visit their potential employers’ worksite and deliver successful search tools within…

Why Female Participation Matters

Staring from lower grades, there is lower girl participation in education. Cultural norms favor boys being assertive rather then girls. Girls from a younger age are discouraged from speaking in the presence of elders, men and the company of others. In fact, when it comes to assertiveness for women it…

Ministry Eyeing to Employ 80 Percent of University Graduates

ADDIS ABABA (The Ethiopian Herald)–Ministry of Education stated that it has been working to attain the vision of securing employment for 80 percent of university graduates by 2020. The Ministry’s Higher Education Inspection Directorate Director, Dessalegn Samuel told The Ethiopian Herald that strategic plan was set to help the university…

Annual National Career Expo Scheduled for October

The 2018 Annual National Career Expo is set to be held from October 1 to 3 at the Addis Ababa Exhibition Center. The Expo which currently is the largest employer-employee event hosted in Ethiopia is expected to attract 10,000 fresh graduates from across the nation and over 200 public and…

ANNOUNCMENT OF THE 2018 NATIONAL CAREER EXPO

Supporting Ethiopian Youth Find Their Next Step Through Employability Skills   (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 29 March, 2018) Dereja, a unit of ethioJobs.net, is partnering with the Ethiopian Ministry of Education (MoE) to host the 2018 Annual Career Expo – the largest and first of its kind nationwide employer-employee event hosted…