10.00AM - 11.30AM
Tuesday 20 March 2018
Innovating Your Career
In an economy where markets and technology are constantly changing, opportunities to build a successful, varied career are available for those willing to invest time, be creative and take a proactive approach.But what are employers, academic and industrial, looking for? How do you identify these opportunities and make informed choices? How do you present and promote yourself effectively?
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Innovating Your Career is an interactive 90-minutes session designed to help researchers, PGRs and ECRs, at any career stage to take a more innovative approach to investing in their career.
Created and delivered by Dr Elaine Hickmott; the session is inspired by her personal career experiences as a researcher, industrial chemist, business leader and entrepreneurial experimenter.
By the end of the session you will...
Appreciate why being a researcher is a springboard for career success
A renewed view of your value, skills and career options
Fresh perspectives on the world of work, business and research
Practical tools to assist with evolving career paths
The ability to explore and create broader-reaching opportunities
At the session you will:
Gain insights into employability and employer needs
Access a creative approach to career aspirations
Learn tools and tips on understanding and communicating your value