MEETINGS & NETWORKING
How to Cope with the Challenges of Business Life?
Organization Committee: Aslıhan Nasır
Seminar given by Dr. Mustafa Çıkrıkçıoğlu focused on how to be successful in today’s highly competitive business environment. Dr. Mustafa Çıkrıkçıoğlu has been the Deputy Chairman of Türkiye İhracatçılar Meclisi (TİM), founder of Metalsac San. ve Tic. A.Ş., and head of Çıkrıkçıoğlu corporate group. During this seminar he gave a speech about how he coped with the challenges that he’d encountered during his successful business career, and shared his experiences with the students. He also lectured about the new units under TİM that concentrates on the export of software and related technologies, and he also stated the important role of Innovation Week; an event organized by TİM. Mustafa Çıkrıkçıoğlu underlined some facts about business life and mentioned that being honest and keeping promises is the most crucial factor for being a credible businessman. He also talked about the export targets of TİM for 2023, and stated the things that should be realized to reach these targets. The seminar was open to all of the Boğaziçi University students as well as the academic staff. The seminar was held in Turkish and there were approximately 100 participants who were benefited from this popular event. TİM also shared this event both at its social media accounts and at its web site (http://www.tim.org.tr/tr/timden-haberler-cikrikcioglu-42-yillik-tecrubelerini-paylasti.html), which contributed to the publicity of ISRC.