Axis Meta Launches PACT Program to Build a Skilled Workforce in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Bangladesh – 05 April 2024 – Axis Meta today announced the launch of the PACT (Partnership for Advancing Collaboration in TVET) Program, a collaborative initiative designed to bridge the gap between education and industry needs in Bangladesh.

The PACT program aims to empower individuals and transform industries by developing a highly skilled workforce prepared to thrive in both domestic and international markets.

Building Partnerships for Success

The program fosters partnerships between Axis Meta and industry leaders to provide learners with a comprehensive training experience. This unique approach combines theoretical knowledge with practical application, ensuring graduates are job-ready from day one.

PACT Program Components

  • Pre-apprenticeship Programs: Equip participants with foundational skills and knowledge to prepare for an apprenticeship.
  • Apprenticeships: Offer on-the-job training under the guidance of experienced professionals.
  • Industrial Attachments: Allow participants to apply their skills in a real-world industrial setting for a specific period.
  • Work-Based Training: Develop job-specific skills through structured training programs while working in a company.
  • Enterprise-Based Training: Enhance knowledge and skills through training provided directly by employers.
  • Soft Skills Training: Master essential skills like communication, teamwork, and problem-solving for workplace success.
  • Career Guidance & Counseling: Provide personalized support in choosing the right career path and preparing for interviews.
  • Mentorship Programs: Connect participants with experienced professionals for ongoing support and guidance.

Benefits for All

The PACT program offers a multitude of benefits for various stakeholders:

  • Industries: Gain access to a pool of highly skilled and job-ready graduates.
  • Learners: Acquire valuable practical experience and enhance employability.
  • Bangladesh & Abroad: Contribute to economic growth with a skilled workforce prepared for the future.

By launching the PACT program, Axis Meta demonstrates its commitment to empowering individuals and building a strong, skilled workforce for Bangladesh’s continued success.

SkillBridge Project Launched: Building a Roadmap for a Skilled Bangladeshi Workforce

Dhaka, Bangladesh – March 31, 2024 – A groundbreaking initiative, the SkillBridge Project, was launched today with the ambitious goal of creating a comprehensive occupational mapping system for Bangladesh. This system aims to revolutionize skills development by aligning it directly with the current and future needs of the nation’s industries.

Bridging the Skills Gap

The SkillBridge Project is a collaborative effort, bringing together a team of government officials, industry leaders, academic experts, and training specialists. This diverse group will work towards:

  • Researching Existing Occupations: A thorough examination of the existing occupational landscape in Bangladesh will be conducted.
  • Analyzing International Frameworks: The project will leverage best practices from internationally recognized occupational mapping systems.
  • Developing a National System: This system will classify skills, define occupational levels, map qualifications to specific jobs, and identify core competencies required for each profession.

Building a User-Friendly System

The SkillBridge Project is committed to creating a user-friendly system that caters to all stakeholders. Through pilot testing, refinement, and capacity-building programs for relevant parties, the project will ensure:

  • Online Resources: Easy access to the occupational mapping system and its resources through a dedicated online platform.
  • Training Programs: Development of training programs aligned with the identified skills and competencies.

Expected Benefits

The SkillBridge Project is envisioned to have a transformative impact on Bangladesh’s workforce and economy. By creating a comprehensive roadmap, the project is expected to:

  • Increase Mapped Occupations: Bring a wider range of professions under the occupational mapping framework.
  • Improve Skills Training Alignment: Ensure training programs effectively equip workers with the skills industries demand.
  • Enhance Worker Mobility: Empower workers to transition between jobs within their skillsets more easily.
  • Widespread Adoption: Become the go-to resource for both employers and job seekers.

Ultimately, the SkillBridge Project aims to cultivate a more skilled and adaptable workforce in Bangladesh, leading to significant economic growth and greater opportunities for individuals across the nation.

Laucnhing of Center of Excellence in Teacher Education (CETE)

Under the banner of Axis Academy, Axis Meta proudly announces the launch of Bangladesh’s inaugural Center of Excellence in Teacher Education (CETE). This groundbreaking initiative aims to revolutionize teacher training and development across the nation, catering to a diverse range of educators including those from general education, English medium, technical education, and Madrasah sectors.

Target Audience:  Teachers from General Education , English Medium , Technical Education , Madrasah

The Center of Excellence in Teacher Education (CETE) by Axis Meta in Bangladesh offers a comprehensive range of services including professional development programs such as long-term degrees like M.Ed. and M.A. C&I, short-term certificates in subject-specific pedagogy, technology integration, assessment, classroom management, and special needs education, as well as Madrasah Education specific programs. Moreover, it conducts research on effective teaching practices, develops innovative teaching resources, and provides advocacy and policy support by collaborating with government agencies. Additionally, consultancy services are offered on teacher development, curriculum design, and educational leadership, alongside maintaining an online platform with resources for teachers and ensuring programs are available in both Bangla and English, customizable based on specific institutional needs, with outreach programs for regional accessibility.

In addition to these core services, CETE will also provide:

  • Mentorship and Coaching Programs
  • Collaborative Learning Networks
  • Leadership Development Programs
  • Socio-Emotional Learning Programs
  • Context-Specific Programs
  • Continuous Professional Development Opportunities
  • International Collaboration
  • Community Engagement Initiatives

By offering this comprehensive array of services, Axis Meta’s Center of Excellence in Teacher Education aims to empower educators nationwide, ultimately enhancing student learning outcomes and shaping the future of Bangladesh’s education landscape.

OMR Solutions Bangladesh Integrates with Axis Meta

In a strategic move aimed at bolstering its service portfolio, Axis Meta proudly announces the integration of OMR Solutions Bangladesh into its comprehensive array of offerings. Effective immediately, OMR Solutions Bangladesh becomes an integral part of Axis Meta, enhancing the company’s capabilities and reach in the field of optical mark recognition (OMR) solutions. This integration marks a significant milestone for both entities, promising streamlined operations, expanded service offerings, and heightened efficiency in catering to the evolving needs of clients across Bangladesh. Stay tuned for exciting developments as Axis Meta continues to innovate and redefine standards in the industry.

 

Press Release: Memorandum of Understanding Signed between Startup First and Axis Meta Limited

Date: August 16, 2023

Location: Virtual Signing Ceremony

We are thrilled to announce a momentous milestone in the realm of cross-border collaboration as Startup First from Bhutan and Axis Meta Limited from Bangladesh joined hands through the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). This collaborative endeavor seeks to foster innovation, expertise exchange, and socio-economic growth across both nations.

The MoU signing ceremony, held virtually on August 16, 2023, marked the initiation of a partnership that holds the promise of transformative impacts. The ceremony was attended by esteemed representatives, industry leaders, and stakeholders from both Startup First and Axis Meta Limited, who gathered to celebrate this significant step towards regional cooperation.

The MoU, signed by Mr. Ram B. Gurung, Chief Entrepreneur of Startup First, and Mr. Khan Mohammad Mahmud Hasan, Director of Axis Meta Limited, formalizes a commitment to collaborative efforts spanning various domains, including training, research, consultancy, and more. By pooling their expertise and resources, both organizations are poised to contribute to the development of an innovation-driven ecosystem that benefits entrepreneurs, startups, and businesses in both Bangladesh and Bhutan.

The scope of the collaboration encompasses various aspects, including:

  1. Training and Skill Development: Joint workshops, seminars, and training programs designed to enhance the skills and capacities of entrepreneurs and professionals.
  2. Research and Innovation: Collaborative research projects aimed at addressing key challenges and exploring emerging opportunities in diverse industries.
  3. Consultancy and Mentorship: Offering consultancy services and mentorship support to startups and enterprises seeking guidance and strategic insights.
  4. Networking and Community Building: Creating platforms for networking and collaboration among startups, investors, and industry experts.

The partnership’s inaugural event is slated to be a webinar that will provide insights into the collaboration’s goals, shared vision, and forthcoming initiatives.

With this MoU in place, Startup First and Axis Meta Limited are taking a resolute stride towards fostering cross-border collaboration that transcends geographical boundaries. As these two nations come together in the spirit of innovation and growth, the partnership holds the potential to elevate the entrepreneurial landscape of both countries, contributing to regional economic prosperity.

Axis Meta Limited is Looking for Freelancers!

We have exciting upcoming projects and are in search of talented individuals to join our team as:
  • Resource Developer (Bangla)
  • Translator (Multi-Language)
If you have the skills and experience, we want to hear from you! Send your CV to axismetabd@gmail.com along with a one-page sample of English to Bangla translation for the translator position or a Bangla one-paragraph write-up for the resource developer position.
Hurry, the deadline for applications is July 30, 2023. Please note that applications without the required sample will not be accepted.
Don’t miss this opportunity to work with us on exciting projects. Apply now and be a part of our dynamic team!

“Aravhi” – The First Lifestyle Brand launched of Axis Meta

Axis Meta, a fresh player in the world of lifestyle brands, has launched its first brand, “Aravhi”. Aravhi is a lifestyle brand that seeks to redefine the concept of contemporary living by providing functional and aesthetically pleasing high-quality products.

The brand is inspired by nature, art, and culture to create products that are not only attractive but also environmentally friendly. Aravhi offers an extensive selection of merchandise, including dresses, home décor, and accessories.

“Aravhi” is derived from the Sanskrit word “Aravali,” which signifies a chain of peaks. The brand’s mission is to produce products that are not only functional, but also enhance the living experience.

The products of Aravhi are made from eco-friendly, durable, and long-lasting materials. The company is committed to minimising its environmental impact through the use of sustainable materials and production methods.

In addition to its commitment to sustainability, Aravhi collaborates with local artisans and craftsmen to create one-of-a-kind products that embody the brand’s philosophy.

The introduction of Aravhi is an important milestone for Axis Meta, as it represents the beginning of its journey into the market for lifestyle brands. The brand strives to meet the needs of contemporary consumers who seek durable, functional, and aesthetically pleasing products of high quality.

Aravhi is a brand that offers a distinct combination of functionality, sustainability, and aesthetics. Aravhi is well on its way to becoming a prominent lifestyle brand due to its commitment to sustainability and collaboration with local artisans.

Press Release: Magicworks Announces Pre-Eid Exhibition at Bashundhara R/A: A One-Stop Destination for lifestyle Shoppers

MagicWorks is delighted to announce the upcoming Bashundhara Residential Area Pre-Eid Exhibition on 14-15 April 2023 on the Ground Floor of Rupayan Shopping Square, Bashundhara. For the impending Eid celebration, the exhibition will feature the latest fashion trends and designs in traditional and contemporary attire, as well as lifestyle products.

The Pre-Eid Exhibition – Bashundhara will be a one-stop shop for all fashion-conscious individuals in search of the ideal attire for the joyous occasion of Eid. The exhibition will include sarees, salwar kameez, lehengas, costumes, menswear, food, jewelry and more. Visitors can anticipate seeing a variety of styles, colors, and fabrics that appeal to a range of preferences and price points.

In addition to the dress collection, the Pre-Eid Exhibition will feature a variety of lifestyle-complementing accessories such as jewelry, shoes, and handbags. Visitors can take advantage of the opportunity to acquire exclusive, one-of-a-kind items that are unavailable elsewhere.

“We are thrilled to introduce the Pre-Eid Exhibition to Bashundhara Residential Area and offer our customers the chance to shop for the newest fashion trends from multiple exhibitors in one convenient location. The spokesperson for MagicWorks, Laila Hossain, stated that our exhibitors will showcase a vast array of lifestyle-related products and services that are ideal for the Eid celebration.

The Pre-Eid Exhibition – Bashundhara will be open to the public from 10:30 AM to 8:30 PM on April 14-15, 2023. The exhibition is free to enter, and visitors can receive discounts and special offers on their purchases.

Please visit www.preeidexhibition.com or contact us at 01715366246 or magicworksbd@gmail.com for additional information regarding the Pre-Eid Exhibition – Bashundhara.

 

About MagicWorks

MagicWorks (A Concern of Axis Meta Limited) is a Bangladeshi company operating in the creative event and project management business. It is a concern of Axis Meta Limited. We’ve been working in the industry for over a half decade and established our company in 2018. We specialize in Event Management, Project Management, Integrated Marketing, and Creative Campaign Solutions.

AXIS is building a training institute, AXIS Academy

AXIS ACADEMYAXIS is starting to set up a training academy to raise the skill level to the required level for the global market. We will collaborate with organizations at both the national and international levels.

We will be working with the following sector:

  • Agriculture
  • Asset and Security
  • Automotive
  • Banking and Insurance
  • Business Service
  • Construction
  • Creative Industry
  • Education
  • HealthCare and many more.