HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT CAREER PATH

HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT CAREER PATH VIBEKE BROE APRIL 4TH. 2013 HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT CAREER PATH ›Step 3: Make a choice ›Browse job vacancies/ talk...

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HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT CAREER PATH VIBEKE BROE

HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT CAREER PATH VIBEKE BROE

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VIBEKE BROE

TODAY «How to choose the right career path» - what do you need to think about before making the right choice? Workshop on competency assessment

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YOUR JOBSITUATION › 88%of all PhDs from ST from 2010/2011are employed › 45% of PhDs from ST are employed in the private sector – this number will be rising › You can be more picky › Be proactive and create your own job openings HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT CAREER PATH VIBEKE BROE

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WHAT IS A CAREER? › The series of jobs you have through your lifetime › These jobs may reflect an increase in position, responsibility and salary › These jobs may be related but not entail an increase on ”the career latter” › These jobs may be unrelated HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT CAREER PATH VIBEKE BROE

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CAREERS TODAY › Frequent job changes – No jobs for life › Every year around 800.000 jobs change hands › Career management is our own responsibility – not the company’s. › More short term career planning than long term. HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT CAREER PATH VIBEKE BROE

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HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR CAREER PATH? › Different situations require different considerations. › Be informed – what do you know › - what do you want › Be realistic

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HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR CAREER PATH? › Step :1 What do you know ( what can you offer)? › What are your skills? › What are your values? › How do you like to work? › What are your personal competences?

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HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR CAREER PATH › Step 2: What do you want? › What kind of work do you enjoy in both current and past jobs? › Which tasks and skills would you like to use in the future? › What job matches your personality? › Which other considerations affect your choices? HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT CAREER PATH VIBEKE BROE

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HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT CAREER PATH › Step 3: Make a choice › Browse job vacancies/ talk to companies to get an idea of the variety of jobtypes › Find out which companies do what, and where would it be relevant for you to be. › Use your network to gain insight into work roles HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT CAREER PATH VIBEKE BROE

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WHEN TO START PREPARING? If proactive - start early If not – go with flow and see what comes but be prepared!

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