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PhD career training 3-steps to a career in industry - Leiden

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Nieuwe Energie

3e-Binnenvestgracht 23

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With the People in Science PhD career training “3-steps to a career in Industry” you learn how to avoid and overcome common obstacles PhDs and Postdocs encounter when entering the job market. For more informtion visit: peopleinscience/Phd

This training conists of 3 afternoons in a small group with time for personal advice.

Dates: March 28, April 14 and 25 from 13:00 to 17:00
Catch-up day (if required): to be announced.
Venue: Nieuwe Energie, 3e-Binnenvestgracht Leiden (close to central station and parking lot)

For questions please contact Geertje Janssen at geertje@peopleinscience.nl.

By the end of this training you will have a clear plan of action and prepared the necessary documents to kick-start your career once you are finished! At the end of this workshop you will know:

  • Which possibilities there are for PhDs outside academia and how to find them;
  • What hiring managers of industrial companies value;
  • How to translate, leverage and develop your skills in a CV, pitch, letter or LinkedIn profile;
  • Tips and tricks to find published an non-published vacancies;
  • The do’s and don’ts in the application process;
  • How to network pleasantly and effective even if you are an introvert.

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Fee for the complete program is €500,- excl. VAT. It is also possible to attend the first two days for €335,- excl. VAT. Upon registration you pay 55EUR in advance. Before the start of the course you will receive the invoice for the total fee. For permission and funding please speak to your supervisor.

Please note that PhD students from Leiden University have no personal trainings budget - as PhD-student you can ask your supervisor or professor for possibilities to fund the training from your project or group budget.

For PhDs who’s contract already finished we offer tailored solutions. Don’t hesitate to contact us to learn more about this option.

Testimonials

“As you predicted within half a year I got a job! Actually, within 3 weeks after the course has finished I was offered a job! I am very happy and grateful for the course! I learned a lot!”

“I received more specialized help and information than at other courses”

“A lot of professional help. All days were great. Personal attitude, specific answers were good and valuable. Thank you!”

“Dynamic and practical with specific information for PhDs .“

“This was exactly what I needed to prepare for job hunting!”

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