Manama: Bahrain National Life Assurance Company (bnl), Bahrain’s only local life and medical insurance company, is proud to announce an innovative mentoring program, in partnership with PLAYBOOK.
Playbook is a global career network for women executives to amplify their influence, learn through peer-to-peer experiences (online & offline) and elevate them into leadership roles. This is made possible through their game-changing tech-enabled membership platform. Members are supported to meet their company's goals by equipping them with meaningful connections across different markets, expert insights, 1:1 mentorship opportunities and a relevant learning experience through masterclasses by relatable role-models. Members are expected to put into practice the insights they learn from game-changing leaders and industry experts on the platform, sharpen their leadership and communication skills and engage in cross industry connections. Diverse leaders are leveled up to have the tools to serve as mentors to others in the network that are working their way up the leadership ladder.
Bahrain National Life Assurance Company (bnl) recognizes the value of investing in work culture, leadership development, and access to mentors at scale. With the intentionto support the growth of the economy, bnl aims to facilitate these efforts through leadership development, mentorship, wellness programs, and networking opportunities for its team, partners, and stakeholders.
Speaking on this partnership, Mrs. Enas Asiri, Chief Executive Officer, Bahrain National Life Assurance, said: “Research shows that mentors can play a pivotal role in inspiring individuals to succeed and thrive in their jobs. We at bnl are honoured to have the opportunity to help build a mentoring network that will enable aspiring women to pursue fulfilling careers and ultimately contribute to achieving the Kingdom’s vision in relation to gender diversity. The collaboration with PLAYBOOK will serve as a medium to connect women in our network to resources aimed at helping them realize their highest potential. We look forward to working with PLAYBOOK to create a lasting impact on women in Bahrain”.
This partnership aims to support the National Development Strategy and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as part of the Economic Vision 2030, specifically Goal Five – ‘Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls. This goal states that gender equality is not only a fundamental human right, but also a necessary foundation for a peaceful, prosperous, and sustainable world. Providing women and girls with equal access to education, health care, decent work, and representation in political and economic decision-making processes will fuel sustainable economies and benefit societies and humanity at large.