Interested in a Keynote or Workshop?

Here are a few details. Each keynote and workshop:

  • ranges from 90 minutes to 3 hours in length.

  • is engaging and interactive.
  • includes case studies from actual graduate students.
  • incorporates career development information that is tailored to masters and doctoral level job seekers.
  • provides additional resources to reinforce learning.
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Topics

Participants are introduced to holistic strategies and tools for strategic goal-setting and planning so they can achieve their vision of success in graduate school and beyond.

Learning Objectives:

  • Prioritize responsibilities so that productivity is not sacrificed
  • Understand the 7 Domains of Professional Development: Academic, Network, Leadership, Career, Funding, Personal, and Well-being
  • Develop strategies to enjoy yourself while working toward your goals

*Companion Workshop to the Professional Pathways Planner*

Participants will discover how to build meaningful, robust relationships with a diverse network of mentors and how to draw on mentorship to achieve academic and career goals.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify potential mentors from the university and beyond
  • Confidently build meaningful relationships with career advocates
  • Develop a professional presence

Participants are challenged to envision a personally fulfilling career path beyond the academy.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn a 5-point strategy to develop a concrete action plan to find success and fulfillment
  • Identify transferrable skills and transferrable experiences
  • Understand how to build experience and professional connections while completing your studies

*Companion workshop to the Options for Success Program*

Academics have a tough time describing their academic skills and experiences in a way that’s relevant to people in other disciplines and to potential employers. This workshop helps students learn how to implement “Power Stories, a career narrative development technique that will help career changers and job seekers leverage their current accomplishments for expanded professional opportunities.

Learning Objectives:

  • Market transferrable skills to rebrand yourself beyond the academy
  • Develop a clear career narrative to create your own “power story”
  • Write a professional resume and cover letter

*Companion workshop to Be Bold book and the Options for Success Program*

Participants discover how to prepare for a successful first year in a professional career and learn the key differences between the professional environment and the academic environment.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn planning, communication and identity building strategies
  • Establish professional identity with confidence and authenticity
  • Understand the importance of collaboration, leadership and network building for early career professional development

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