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PGR ‘Career Ready’ Bootcamp

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University of Liverpool

Liverpool

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Presenter: Sally Beyer, PGR Careers Consultant

A one-day interactive workshop for Post Graduate Researchers in the final year before completion. Wherever you are at in your career thinking and planning, you will find this intensive, fun workshop beneficial.

“A ship is always safe at the shore, but that is not what it is built for” John A. Shedd

Be inspired to make your own luck, create exciting opportunities for yourself and set sail!

'Great session for thinking about career goals and for putting in place a plan of action for career planning/preparation.'

'An engaging workshop to get you thinking about your career options. Very thorough and really helpful!'

'A ‘Must Attend’.'

Participants March 2019

Aims


• Help you make well informed and considered choices about your next steps
• Opportunity to build self-awareness to inform future career choices and planning
• To provide a structured process to identify personal career goals
• Network with your colleagues to discuss ideas, reflect on experience and support one another relating to life after PhD
• Look at what you can take control of to maximise chances of career success (whatever success is for you)

Learning Outcomes

• Be equipped with new skills for managing your career
• Assess your current situation – your strengths and areas to focus on related to work opportunities
• Identify what you really want to get from your professional life
• Build a clear picture of what you want to be doing post PhD
• Explore the importance of personal effectiveness and impact on others when working towards your goals, i.e. your confidence, self-belief and proactivity
• Recognise how networking can help you get to where you want to be
• Discuss job searching in an ever-changing work environment
• Get feedback on your current CV
• Set goals and actions for your future

Important!
To get the most from this session you will need to attend the whole day, bring an open mind and a copy of your most up to date CV.
Time: 9:15am – 4pm


Sally Beyer: Sally is a learning and development professional with over 20 years experience of training and coaching people from all walks of life. Along with working for the University of Liverpool and LJMU, Sally has worked with many private and public organisations delivering career management support to help staff at all levels to achieve their full potential.

Registration: You are recommended to use your University of Liverpool email to register on Eventbrite and then the calendar invitation will be added to your University calendar. We reserve the right to remove registrations of attendees who do not appear to be members of this University.

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