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(All PhDs & Postdocs) Academic Interview Lab

The Interview Lab is an interactive meetup with the aim to provide you the opportunity to learn about and practice interviewing techniques. An on-campus interview can be a demanding experience and a rewarding one. Learn both standard and unconventional strategies that will enable you to prepare effectively for an academic interview and avoid common pitfalls. We’ll discuss and practice how to market the many skills and experiences you’ve gained during your graduate studies. BEAM Career Coaches will be available to answer your questions during the Lab.

(All PhDs & Postdocs) Non-Academic Interview Lab

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. BEAM Career Coaches will be available to answer your questions during the Lab.

(All PhDs & Postdocs) Leveraging Your Strengths When Interviewing

Knowing the various strengths you have to offer can help you present yourself in the best light during a job interview. Using the assessment tool StrengthsQuest, you will discover your top talents and strengths. Learn how to use this information to excel at a job interview and gain deeper insights into your strengths so that you can communicate them clearly to potential employers. October 19th is the deadline to sign-up for this workshop. Instructions will be sent out on November 1st to take the assessment online.

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.

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