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Quick Bytes: Building Your Professional Brand on LinkedIn

Learn about how to tell your professional story and build a strong network on LinkedIn with tips and tricks from Connie Chan Wang, Graduate School of Education alumna and Senior Manager for Social Media and Content Marketing at LinkedIn.

Connie Chan Wang, senior manager, social media and content marketing, LinkedIn

Come to one, come to all!  Offered throughout the year, each Quick Bytes workshop focuses on a key area of professional training relevant to graduate students at any stage in any degree program.

Quick Bytes: Exploring the Graduate Professional Development Framework

Connect your interests and goals with Stanford's abundant resources through the interactive Graduate Professional Development Framework. Reflect - Explore - Dive In and expand what's possible in your graduate education.

Helen J. Doyle, associate vice provost, VPGE

Come to one, come to all!  Offered throughout the year, each Quick Bytes workshop focuses on a key area of professional training relevant to graduate students at any stage in any degree program.

Quick Bytes: How To Connect To The Invisible People And Opportunities You'd Like To Find

How To Connect To The Invisible People And Opportunities You'd Like To Find - practice the art of informational interviews in this preview of the popular d.school course, Designing Your Life.

Dave Evans, adjunct lecturer, Product Design Program

Come to one, come to all!  Offered throughout the year, each Quick Bytes workshop focuses on a key area of professional training relevant to graduate students at any stage in any degree program.

Quick Bytes: Negotiating Your Job Offer

Be prepared to get the most out of your job offers, be they academic and non-academic jobs. This information-packed workshop will give you the tools and information you need to approach job offer negotiations with confidence and clarity.

Nereyda Salinas, director, EdCareers, Graduate School of Education

Come to one, come to all!  Offered throughout the year, each Quick Bytes workshop focuses on a key area of professional training relevant to graduate students at any stage in any degree program.

Academic Chats: Right Your Writing: How to Make Your Manuscripts More Engaging

What are some ways to reduce over-complexity in your scholarly writing? What is "prewriting" and "writing blind" and how can they help you write more effectively with less effort.  These and other approaches  will be discussed with two professional guests that have had a great deal of experience in helping PhD students improve their writing.

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Procrastination: A workshop for grad students

"Procrastination is the thief of time." —Edward Young Procrastination can feel like a major hurdle to overcome throughout your graduate and professional career. You are not alone! Procrastination is a vicious cycle that we all suffer from time to time. In this workshop we will discuss: why we procrastinate, what it really means when we do, and how our brains are involved. We’ll also cover effective ways to restructure your life and schedule to minimize procrastination and increase motivation.

Leadership Dinner: Rick Lowe

Leadership Dinners bring proven leaders from various arenas together with a small group of graduate students for dinner and informal discussion about what it means to be a leader and to lead organizations, movements, and people.

Rick Lowe, 2015 Mimi and Peter E. Haas Distinguished Visitor

Rick Lowe is a Houston-based artist, whose Project Row Houses is considered an important example of social-practice art. In 2014, he was among the 21 people awarded a MacArthur "genius" fellowship.

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