However, if you don’t know which skills you have, it will be hard to present it for the companies, who wants to know exactly what it is you can contribute with.
What can you do and what would you like to do? To get a job the answer to this question is essential, but not always easy to find. It can be a challenge to match what you’ve learned during your studies, with what the companies are looking for. However, if you don’t know which skills you have, it will be hard to present it for the companies, who wants to know exactly what it is you can contribute with.
During this workshop you will learn to put the things you can do into words, so you can show your future employer how your competencies can create value for their company. Competency clarification can also provide a clarification as to which jobs you should go for, if there are many choices.
The workshop will be facilitated by career adviser Linda Pham, and it will be a mixture of instructions and exercises based on your own material. There will also be plenty of opportunities to ask questions.
The goal for the workshop will be for you to be able to give a professional pitch of yourself.
Please fill out the competency profile that is targeted graduates and bring it to the workshop. You’ll find it in the following link: English: https://english.ida.dk/ida-competency-profile and Danish: https://ida.dk/raad-og-karriere/jobsoegning/ved-du-hvad-dine-staerkeste-kompetencer-er It will be your work tool throughout the workshop.
Please bring your computer.
If you have signed up for the workshop, but are unable to attend, please remember to cancel so someone else can get your seat. If you don’t attend and haven’t cancelled, we will charge you with a no-show fee.
There will be breakfast from 8:45 and coffee and tea during the whole workshop.
The workshop is one out of five workshops targeted students, graduates and members who have completed their studies within two years. When you register for this workshop, you agree that IDA's organizers can send you emails with relevant content before and after the event.
other workshops are:
Pinpoint your skills, September 13th, 9-12 am, arr.nr. 333098
How to make a great CV, September 19th, 9-12 am, arr.nr. 333099
Cover letter - do’s and don’ts, September25th, 9-12 am, arr.nr. 333100
Networking – your shortcut to a job, October 2nd, 9-12 am, arr.nr. 333101
Tips and tricks for unsolicited job search, October 9th, 9-12 am, arr.nr. 333102
When you register for this workshop, you agree that IDA's organizers can send you emails with relevant content before and after the event.
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