BP vice president conducts master class at Baku Higher Oil School

Baku, December 6, AZERTAC

BP vice president for communications, external affairs, strategy in Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey region Bakhtiyar Aslanbayli has conducted a long-awaited master class at Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS). The event brought together BHOS Rector Elmar Gasimov, Azerbaijan's Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Protection of Population Matin Karimly, teachers and students of the Higher School.

In his introductory speech to the master class, which was held under the title "Management, Leadership and Motivation", Bakhtiyar Aslanbayli emphasized the importance of an access to good education and said that BHOS created all conditions necessary for receiving high quality of education. Bakhtiyar Aslanbayli then spoke of the planning as an important step after graduation from a higher educational institution, main stages of professional and personal development, assessment tools for career growth and benefits and specific features of horizontal and vertical promotion at work.

The students received detailed information about leadership, professional and personal qualities necessary to work at a transnational company like BP, which are considered among the most important criteria for selection of candidates. The vice- president also touched upon an important issue of making timely and right choice when young people think of their education and profession. Bakhtiyar Aslanbayli then answered questions from the students who were very keen to learn more about successful professional and personal development.

Following the master class, BHOS Rector Elmar Gasimov expressed his gratitude to BP communications, external affairs, strategy and AGT region vice president and emphasized that the Higher School have developed strong and effective partnership with the company.