What transferable skills have you developed in graduate school? And how can you explain them in ways that make sense to nonacademic employers? In this interactive workshop, learn how to identify your marketable skills and practice articulating their value in a variety of contexts, including resumes and interviews.
How do you ask a stranger for a favor? Whether you are organizing a conference panel, applying for postdocs, or conducting informational interviews, you may need to send emails or make calls to people you don’t know asking if they can help. In this workshop, you’ll learn how to maximize effectiveness while minimizing awkwardness.
"What do you want to achieve in graduate school? The skills and experiences you gain in the coming years will impact your success in graduate school and beyond. In GradMAP, you will develop a personalized development plan so you can get the most out of your time in graduate school and make use of campus resources for graduate students.
What can you ask for and how do you ask for it? After you receive a job offer, you have a short period of time to evaluate the offer, negotiate and make your decision.