Building Your Small Talk and Networking Skills: Language and Cultural Intelligence for Career Advancement
Graduate School Office of Professional Development
March 9th, 10:00am–2:00pm
This 4-hour intensive workshop is designed to enhance small talk and networking abilities for international graduate students. Topics will include extending small talk conversations, framing your research, understanding non-verbal communication and the messages you’re sending, and effective communication for career advancement. Registration includes lunch. Event check in begins at 9:30 am.
March 14th, 1:00pm–2:30pm
Looking to develop a healthy, consistent daily writing routine? Join NCFDD to learn the three biggest myths about writing that can hobble your productivity. Access to NCFDD is free to all UW-Madison graduate students; simply login with your institution.
The Graduate School
March 28th, 10:00am–11:30am
Grow your network over brunch! Come away feeling more confident in networking skills by discussing and practicing them with other graduate students. This event will follow the Beyond Graduate School’s Wednesday webinar, Growing Your Network. We encourage you to watch the webinar and put the skills you learn into practice by networking with other grad students.
April 11th, 1:00pm–2:30pm
Join NCFDD to learn concrete skills to successfully transition from graduate student to professor. Participants will leave with an awareness of the three biggest mistakes new faculty make in managing their time and learn the importance of building a support network for accountability and balance. Access to NCFDD is free to all UW-Madison graduate students; simply login with your institution.
Beyond Graduate School
April 24th, 3:00pm–3:30pm
Congratulations! You’ve landed a job or internship, and you want to make a great first impression with your manager and team members. This webinar will teach you strategies you can use to make the most out of the first 90 days in your new job. The webinar will include a live Q&A where attendees can receive answers to their specific questions.