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GPCB613 - How to succeed in a non-academic career with your PhD/Master

Learn the top key transferable skills you need besides your graduate degree to succeed in a non-academic career. Learn what competencies employers need from you. Learn to develop your career readiness for a job outside academia.

Learning Objectives

After this workshop, participants will be able to:
1) Name common transferable skills that graduate studies develop to better identify their own competencies;
2) Explore the range of non-academic career paths that exist for graduate students, particularly those in research programs;
3) Practice techniques to uncover hidden job opportunities;
4) Locate resources and networks that support graduate students in non-academic career planning.

Leaders Information

This workshop will be led by Barbara Tremblay from Career and Placement Services.


Section 1
October 18, 2021, 11:00 - 12:30, Mon

Disclaimer: Available spots is an estimation.

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