You may be interested in tomorrow´s FREE YouTube Q&A on the topic of career planning for researchers. The online event will take place at 3 pm (CET) on the 18 January and there is no limit on the number of viewers so you can share the information with as many researchers in your network as you can. I have included the event blurb (below), a brochure (attached) and a tweet:
Join @vitae_news #vitaehangout Q&A - "New Year's Goals: Successful career planning for researchers" 18 Jan (3 pm CET) https://goo.gl/1Y8QdZ
Many thanks and a Happy New Year!
New Year’s Goals: Successful career planning for researchers
Live YouTube Q&A, 18 January, 3pm (CET)
Do you regularly review, plan and develop your career? Perhaps you're in the final year of your PhD, just starting out in research or considering another fixed-term post? Whatever your situation, planning and managing your career is worth making time for.
If you don't know where to start, join us on the 18 January at 3pm (CET) to explore career options for researchers and make sure your professional development planning becomes a successful life-changing habit rather than something you only consider once every few years.
Career opportunities for researchers cover a wide range of sectors including higher education; manufacturing; finance; business and IT; health; and public administration. Recent trends demonstrate that most researchers will go on to pursue a career beyond academic research or teaching. So how do you decide which career to embrace? How do you find out which career would suit your strengths, values and interests? Finally, how do you plan to make that happen?
Join us on the 18 January 2017 to explore the following questions:
• How do you realise what strengths and talents you have?
• What kinds of career paths do researchers follow?
• How do you make a career development plan?
• Which qualifications and experience are required for various careers?
Log in to our website & come back on 18 January 2017 to watch: https://goo.gl/4C8qoX
Have a question you would like us to consider during the Q&A? Email it to claudia.maresca@xxxxxxxxxxx.
Looking for more career advice?
· Listen to a new podcast on career paths of researchers: http://bit.ly/2hUkig0
· Browse our career planning resources: http://bit.ly/2dEfBo0
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