National Bank of Oman’s Academy of Excellence Continues to Focus on Delivering a Comprehensive Staff Development Programme

​The National Bank of Oman’s Academy of Excellence, the training arm of the Bank, recently conducted a session on ‘Effective Communication Skills’, created to help employees improve their productivity and efficiency by cultivating their communications abilities. In total, 15 National Bank of Oman employees benefited from the training, which took place between 12th and 14th August 2014.

31 Aug 2014 | Muscat, Oman

National Bank of Oman’s Effective Communications Skills training session was devised to help staff in divisions across the bank develop key communications skills, which are vital to the success of any business in today’s fast-paced world. As National Bank of Oman continues to grow and develop in the future, the ability to communicate effectively and efficiently will ensure that a superior service continues to be delivered.​

Mr. Nasser Al Hajri, Chief Human Resource Officer for National Bank of Oman said: “As we continue on our transformational journey to be the bank of choice, it has become even more pertinent for us to focus on delivering excellence across all levels of the organisation. The Effective Communications Skills session conducted by National Bank of Oman reinforces the importance of communicating effectively to achieve strong results. The overarching aim is to consistently align our training programmes with National Bank of Oman’s business model in order to successfully meet the tactical and strategic objectives of the Bank”.

One of the Effective Communications Skills trainees said: “The session on effective communications was very rewarding and I have learnt a number of new techniques which I will be able to employ in the workplace on a daily basis. Good communications is vital to the success of any business and, following the session, I feel well-equipped to inform and engage others within National Bank of Oman, as well as positively influence external stakeholders.”

The Bank’s Academy of Excellence offers a series of technical and behavioural workshops to prepare its employees with the relevant knowledge and skills to ensure National Bank of Oman stays ahead of its peer group across all departments.