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Monday, 09 January 2017 16:22

2017 Calendar of Public Events : Save the Date




Proud to partner
with
the University of Geneva Welcome Center !

 
 

January 23rd 8.45am to 12.00am

Understanding your personality type

Using the Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) is key to knowing yourself better and understanding how your personal style impacts interactions with others. Self-awareness of your style can help you work better in teams, be a better leader and, if you are reconsidering your career path, it can help you to find a job that suits you by doing what you naturally enjoy most. Join us and unlock the secrets of personality type by registering here.
 

When: January 23rd 2017  - 08:45 to 12:00

Fee: 25 CHF to be paid directly before the workshop (please prepare the necessary change)

Where: Welcome Center of the University of Geneva, 38, rue le Corbusier, Genève
Bus no 8 « Louis Aubert » - Tel: 022 702 60 30

Who : Opened to the public of newly arrived expat spouses and partners in the limit of available places

Wish to register for any of these events? Please go to
https://formulaire.unige.ch/outils/limesurvey2/index.php/201701?lang=en

 

February 20th, 8:45am to 11.30am

Developing your Networking Skills

Designed for dual career partners and new arrivals to the Lake Geneva Region, this workshop will focus on skills building, through fun and interactive exercises, and provide useful tips to help you develop your personal & professional network, including information on social networks.

When: February 20th 2017  - 8:45 to 11:30

Fee: 25 CHF to be paid directly before the workshop (please prepare the necessary change)

Where: Welcome Center of the University of Geneva, 38, rue le Corbusier, Genève
Bus no 8 « Louis Aubert » - Tel: 022 702 60 30


Who:  Opened to the public of newly arrived expat spouses and partners in the limit of available places

Wish to register to any of these events? Please go to
https://formulaire.unige.ch/outils/limesurvey2/index.php/201702?lang=en

 

March 13th 8.45am to 11.30am

Developing your LinkedIn Profile

Learn how to get your profile just right to support your job search. Today most Talent Managers leverage LinkedIn to identify potential candidates. Yet many job seekers either don’t have a profile or have a lacunary profile that does not support their search. In fact in many cases, an out of date or incomplete profile has exactly the reverse effect! How do you stand out from the crowd? What can you do to make sure your profile really speaks to your advantage? This workshop will provide some key answers.

When: March 13th 2017  - 8:45 to 11:30

Fee: 25 CHF to be paid directly before the workshop (please prepare the necessary change)

Where: Welcome Center of the University of Geneva, 38, rue le Corbusier, Genève
Bus no 8 « Louis Aubert » - Tel: 022 702 60 30

Who:  Opened to the public of newly arrived expat spouses and partners in the limit of available places

Wish to register to any of these events? Please go to
https://formulaire.unige.ch/outils/limesurvey2/index.php/201703?lang=en

 

April 10th 8.45am to 11.30am

Learn how to Brand Yourself

What makes you unique? What are your strengths? How do you describe yourself?
If your have ever been asked these questions – while networking or socializing, during an interview, or when making a pitch to a prospective client – you will probably agree that responding can be challenging!
- Undertaking a personal branding journey can help. Discovering your personal brand means gaining valuable insights into what makes you genuinely “you”. (If you are wondering, yes, we all have a personal brand!). From here, the natural step is developing and deploying your international, authentic brand communication.
- Results? Depending on what’s important to you, you can use your personal brand to grow your career, business, or network, or simply to enhance your self-awareness and confidence.
- If you want to find out more about personal branding and the personal brand survey 3600. Reach, attend this informal, informative and interactive session. You take-aways will include: practical information, answers to your questions, and fresh perspectives.

When: April 10th 2017  - 8:45 to 11:30

Fee: 25 CHF to be paid directly before the workshop (please prepare the necessary change)

Where: Welcome Center of the University of Geneva, 38, rue le Corbusier, Genève
Bus no 8 « Louis Aubert » - Tel: 022 702 60 30

Who:  Opened to the public of newly arrived expat spouses and partners in the limit of available places

Wish to register to any of these events? Please go to
https://formulaire.unige.ch/outils/limesurvey2/index.php/201704?lang=en

 

Dana L. Walden has been an HR professional in a variety of countries and companies before specializing in coaching consulting services. Along the way she acquired powerful tools for developing individuals self-awareness as well as interpersonal and leadership competencies. She is known for her trademark determination and likes to quote a famous proverb saying “Where there’s a will, there’s a way”.

 

 

 

 

May 29th 8.45am to 11.30am

Answering Difficult Interview Questions

As you fine tune your marketing tools and get ready for interviews, find out how good you are dealing with difficult questions. Take part in the interactive session led by seasoned career coaches. Get tips, practice and gain insights in recruiter perceptions.
In previous sessions, the participants openly shared their experience and concerns and pro-actively developed strategies. They also had  lots of fun in the process! Join our think-tank and accelerate your integration.

When: May 29th 2017  - 8:45 to 11:30

Fee: 25 CHF to be paid directly before the workshop (please prepare the necessary change)

Where: Welcome Center of the University of Geneva, 38, rue le Corbusier, Genève
Bus no 8 « Louis Aubert » - Tel: 022 702 60 30

Who:  Opened to the public of newly arrived expat spouses and partners in the limit of available places

Wish to register to any of these events? Please go to
https://formulaire.unige.ch/outils/limesurvey2/index.php/201705?lang=en

 

October 2nd 8.45am to 11.30am

The Swiss Business Culture

What makes the Swiss tick and how do they function in the workplace? Find out all you need to know about the impact of culture at work, learn valuable dos and dont’s and decipher those values that impact Swiss business behaviour. This workshop will be led by 2 seasoned intercultural trainers.
In previous sessions, participants have openly shared their experience and concerns and pro-actively developed strategies. They also had lots of fun in the process! Join our think-tank and accelerate your integration.

When: October 2nd 2017  - 8:45 to 11: 30

Fee: 25 CHF to be paid directly before the workshop (please prepare the necessary change)

Where: Welcome Center of the University of Geneva, 38, rue le Corbusier, Genève
Bus no 8 « Louis Aubert » - Tel: 022 702 60 30

Who:  Opened to the public of newly arrived expat spouses and partners in the limit of available places

Wish to register to any of these events? Please go to
https://formulaire.unige.ch/outils/limesurvey2/index.php/201710?lang=en

 

November 6th 8.45am to 11.30am

Developing a Portable Identity

The most profound change you will experience when relocating as a career partner is to your sense of personal identity. Career partners on an international assignment are confronted to issues and dilemmas. This transformation has a great impact ton their personal growth and can also make them better employees in the long run. Confronted with a new and uncertain situation, they also need to learn how to deal with potential loss of “market value” as an employee. This session will focus on these changes and how to address them best.

When: November 6th 2017  - 8:45 to 11:30

Fee: 25 CHF to be paid directly before the workshop (please prepare the necessary change)

Where: Welcome Center of the University of Geneva, 38, rue le Corbusier, Genève
Bus no 8 « Louis Aubert » - Tel: 022 702 60 30

Who:  Opened to the public of newly arrived expat spouses and partners in the limit of available places

Wish to register to any of these events? Please go to
https://formulaire.unige.ch/outils/limesurvey2/index.php/201711?lang=en


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