Networking Skills

Who you are and who you know in your professional environment becomes increasingly important. New opportunities can present themselves through a network, just by knowing the right people who can make it happen for you. This workshop hands you the tools to increase your social capital. You will learn how to build your network and how to maximize your relations. Tips on how to confidently make new contacts and sustain your existing professional connections. The workshop also addresses the growing importance of online networking.

Instructor:

Tom Jacobs

www.tombvba.be

 

Credits:

1 ECTS for active participation during the workshop (two sessions)

 

Practical Information

When?              Tuesday 16th of May 2017, 9am – 5pm in room D3.08
                        Tuesday 23rd of May 2017, 9am - 1pm in room D3.08

Where?             Campus Etterbeek

 

Registration:

CLOSED!

Free of charge for PhD students

 

We kindly ask you to register only once and only when you can actually participate. In case you have already registered but are not able to participate, please be so kind as to notify us by sending an e-mail to doctoral [dot] schools [at] vub [dot] ac [dot] be so we can offer your place to one of your PhD colleagues on the waiting list.

Please be aware of the fact that the cancellation and no-show policy of VUB applies. Cancellation of your participation is only allowed up to 48 hours before the start of the course. Otherwise, the policy as described on the doctoral school website will be followed.

Registration Rules: http://www.vub.ac.be/phd/english/workshopsENG.html#RegisRules
No Show Policy: https://my.vub.ac.be/en/phd/regulations-forms