Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies (EIBFS), a regional leader in banking and finance education and training, facilitated the attendance of two Emirati bankers at ‘The Future of Well Being’ workshop in Bahrain that was hosted by renowned author, life coach and speaker, Deepak Chopra.
Organised by Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance (BIBF), the day-long workshop highlighted ways for achieving positive outcomes in the social, economic, psychological, spiritual and physical aspects of life.
More specifically, the thought session focused on promoting awareness of corporate wellness and enhancing the understanding of attendees with regard to holistic health and well-being. The training session also examined how simple lifestyle changes can help infuse positive energy for enhanced self-esteem and work excellence.
Speaking about the training session, Jamal Al Jassmi, General Manager of EIBFS, said: “We are pleased to sponsor the two UAE nationals in line with the government’s visionary Emiratisation initiative. At EIBFS, we are committed to offering world-class vocational training to Emirati professionals. Engaging platforms such as this one by world-renowned life-coach Deepak Chopra provide an invaluable experience to participants and can help kick-start efficiency and positive energy that are critical in career development today.”
Deepak Chopra is the founder of The Chopra Foundation and cofounder of The Chopra Center for Wellbeing. A world-renowned pioneer in integrated medicine and personal transformation, Chopra is an award winner and author of more than 80 books including several New York Times bestsellers.
Collaborating with regional and international academic and research institutes as well as vocational training entities and the wider business community, EIBFS has made substantial contributions to the career growth of students and working professionals in the banking and financial services industry. Students that successfully complete these programmes often find productive employment at various levels in banks and financial institutions in the UAE. Recently, EIBFS hosted a Career Fair for 250 UAE nationals.