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Management Consulting Behavioral Interviewing (PhDs & Postdocs)

The program website can be found at: https://biosciences.stanford.edu/current/career/adc-syllabus.html BEAM, the School of Medicine Career Center, and the Stanford Advanced Degree Candidate (ADC) Consulting Club are pleased to host global leaders in the management consulting industry in preparation for the recruiting season for Advanced Degree Candidates.

Case Competition Finals & Reception: The Boston Consulting Group (PhDs & Postdocs)

The program website can be found at: https://biosciences.stanford.edu/current/career/adc-syllabus.html BEAM, the School of Medicine Career Center, and the Stanford Advanced Degree Candidate (ADC) Consulting Club are pleased to host global leaders in the management consulting industry in preparation for the recruiting season for Advanced Degree Candidates.

Networking Lab (PhDs & Postdocs)

Are you a PhD student or postdoc thinking about a potential career outside of academia? Do you ever wonder how to find interesting opportunities relevant to your doctoral training? The prospect can be daunting at first. In this workshop, we’ll practice some key techniques to help you get started identifying and investigating meaningful career possibilities, including informational interviewing and assessing your transferable skills. Lunch will be provided

You can register on Handshake.

Interview Lab (PhDs & Postdocs)

The Interview Lab is an interactive meetup with the aim to provide you the opportunity to learn about and practice interviewing techniques for jobs outside of Academia. Learn what employers are looking for in an interview and how to handle difficult questions. We’ll discuss and practice how to market the many skills and experiences you’ve gained during your graduate studies or postdoc and you will work with peers to develop the questions you want to ask. Lunch will be provided.

Quick Bytes: Interviewing...How to Shine, Not Sweat

From phone screenings to Skype calls to multi-day onsite visits, the interviewing stage of your job search can cause a lot of stress. Learn and practice how NOT to crash and burn at a job interview in this interactive session.

Arne Bakker, PhD, assistant dean of Career Education & associate director of Career Communities - PhDs & Postdocs in Social & Natural Sciences

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Presenting a Memorable Academic Job Talk (All PhDs & Postdocs)

Giving a successful job talk requires more than simply knowing your topic inside and out. In this interactive session, Helen Lie from the Hume Center for Writing and Speaking, shares strategies that you can use to engage your audience and give an effective job talk. Includes structuring your talk, effective delivery of your talk, principles of visual design for your slides, and academic job talk tips. A light lunch will be provided.

You can register on Handshake.

Finding Opportunities Outside Academia (All PhDs & Postdocs)

Are you a PhD student thinking about a potential career outside of academia? Do you ever wonder how to find interesting opportunities relevant to your doctoral training? The prospect can be daunting at first. In this workshop, we’ll practice some key techniques to help you get started identifying and investigating meaningful career possibilities, including informational interviewing and assessing your transferable skills. A light lunch will be served.

You can register on Handshake.

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