Case Study: Mariana Racheva, Career Guidance Centre, Bulgaria
The centre has been created with a Ministry of education and science project. The project ended in late 2017. Our team offers a service aiming at supporting students in making an informed, realized and independent choice regarding the type of education and occupation they want and also giving the same information to people of various ages and stages of career development.
Have you worked with our organisation previously?
Yes – whenever I receive an invitation, I gladly choose to accept in get involved in projects and courses which are in my area of interests. It is an interesting, attractive and beneficial to work with a team of young, energetic professionals with an incredible intellectual potential.
What were the highlights of the course? Strengths?
Mobile and network technologies, Big data, Social networks and E-leadership.
Impact - How has being on the course helped you as an individual?
It has motivated me to use interactive instruments more actively.
Impact - How has being on the course helped your business?
Both personally and emotionally it has led me to a more actionable digital adaptation.
Is there anything you do now in your business that you wouldn’t have otherwise done?
Filling in information of the professional consultation schedules in the (educational) portal and social networks, as well as being doing a more active digital PR.
Would you recommend the course/online platform to other people?
Yes, I would recommend it!
Have you had any recent successes in your business?
Adaptation towards digital economy services, via an adequate toolbox.
Any new innovations in your business, particularly regarding digital technologies?
Interactive maps, as a methodological tool for the support of our immediate professional activities.
Any advice that you would offer other businesses
To make sure they take advantage of the courses you offer, so that they may be better prepared for a change towards a model adequate to the challenges in this new digital age.
Anything else you'd like to add?
Special thanks to Ayri Memishev for his patience, help, responsiveness and professional attitude.