Keeping up with princely scams

Keeping up with princely scams

Lagos is, in its own way, a fantastic and vibrant city. It was there, 7 years ago, under the auspices of an internship, that I developed an interest in fraud, and, ultimately, forensics. That isn’t to say that Nigeria is correctly adjudged as the world’s epicenter of fraud. Fraud is a very international phenomenon. But … Continue reading

A journey that lasts a lifetime

A journey that lasts a lifetime

We all take smiling for granted, but not everyone has something to smile about. For the last ten years, IMPACT Day has provided a way for Deloitte to make a difference. And for this year’s IMPACT Day initiative, the Deloitte Syria office joined hands with BASMA, a local NGO supporting children and their families to find … Continue reading

Doing business in a smaller world

Doing business in a smaller world

International business schools and multinational companies consider a work environment to be diverse when it joins people from different backgrounds. In other words, diversity is not the mere fact that people are different; but that they work in the same environment irrespective of their differences. I chose to write about the topic as the Middle … Continue reading

A summer in Deloitte

A summer in Deloitte

I joined the Deloitte Middle East “Tadarab” program at the beginning of June and since then I have been enjoying this internship experience. Deloitte heavily invests in your personal and professional development. During the “Ahlan” or Induction Session, there were a lot of presentations and e-learnings which reinforced the commitment of Deloitte to its talents. … Continue reading

Corporate carnival

Corporate carnival

“Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome to the carnival! We guarantee great entertainment, thrilling rides and an experience to remember! So come on in and enjoy our world!” Carnivals have such a big impact… People love to be part of the extravagant world as all things there are possible, the thrill is plenty and adventure is mandatory. … Continue reading

“Tadarab”: A learning journey

“Tadarab”: A learning journey

I felt thrilled upon learning that I will be taking part of Tadarab, the Deloitte Middle East internship program given the ranking Deloitte holds in offering first-class internships as mentioned in “Vault’s Top 10 Internships for 2011”. Although the main purpose of this internship is fulfilling a university requirement, I intend on utilizing it as … Continue reading

It is about time to take the lead

It is about time to take the lead

I was thrilled when I was selected to attend the EMEA Human Capital Conference. I was even happier when I learned that it will take place in Deloitte University’s campus in Brussels, Belgium. DU EMEA’s curriculum is tailored to the region’s needs to deliver cutting-edge learning that will develop the next generation of international business … Continue reading