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Prodigious cricketer, Sri Lanka Cricket Captain Mahela Jayawardena, probably one of the best cricketing brains to be produced by Sri Lanka joined the higher educational expo Future Minds 2012 as its brand ambassador.
Starting his career with flying colours as a youngster full of skill and style, Mahela made the best of every opportunity that came his way in developing a flamboyant career. Mahela has the disctinction of becoming captain of the Sri Lanka Cricket Team twice, being the first and only Sri Lankan to score 10,000 test runs, the highest ever test score by a Sri Lankan of 374 against South Aftrica and much more.
With such achievements, Mahela has shown how one could realise a dream with passion. Whilst any cricketer goes through a bad patch once in a while, Mahela demonstrated how to make the right choices, with the right help to steer his career to the summit.
Talent complemented by focus, determination and most of all a clear objective is the formula of his tremendous success.
Having risen to the highest echelons of world cricket, the career of the Sri Lankan Captain is an exemplary model for aspiring youngsters to emulate and Mahela has joined forces with Future Minds in endorsing the leading higher educational expo as the best forum to plan and make the right choice of a great career for students.
Future Minds 2012
Future Minds 2012 is organised by the Future Minds Secretariat and will be held at the BMICH from 22 to 24 June, from 30 June to 1 July at the Kandy City Centre and from 1 to 2 September at the Galle Town Hall.
School leavers and those who are about to complete advanced levels will find an array of options, which includes the best universities and institutes the world over, in the higher educational arena.
With the environment at Future Minds, students will get the best information and the opportunity to measure up the various offerings against each other under one roof.
Ultimately the benefit to the student community will be to choose the most appealing choice of higher education backed by professional guidance and support.
Because with the maturity that comes with age and best intentions for their children, parents will be the best to decide on certain aspects of desired career paths.
Be it from the most important factor of recognition and quality of the degree, logistical considerations or even budgetary constraints parents are the decision makers of such areas.
For busy parents of the fast moving world Future Minds is the ideal platform to do a well rounded analysis of what is on offer in the market and make critical decisions on the future of their children in the shortest possible time.
Value additions in Future Minds 2012
Future Minds, aiming to provide value additions to the expo will conduct a talent search titled ‘Talent Tank’ in 2012. Talent Tank will be a vibrant competition with segments for art, essay, public speaking and a novel blogging competition as well.
Do make a date with Future Minds 2012 at any of the venues of Colombo, Kandy or Galle to make a great start to your career and Future Minds eagerly expects your presence to offer the best possible level of service.
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