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Did you know that all FASoS students have one free workshop or training from UM Career Services per academic year? You can read more about that online.

Good news: free Quick Career Advice from UM Career Services

Time goes fast; the first months of the academic year are already over!

Have you stumbled up on some questions concerning your new study, your CV or career planning? If so, great news!

UM Career services can help you further with questions regarding your career and study during the free Quick Career Advice (QCA). Sign up right now.

Depending on the outcome of the QCA, our career counsellors are ready to help you continue with more extensive guidance.

You are offered a free workshop at UM Career Services

You have the opportunity to attend one free workshop per academic year, offered by UM Career Services!

For example there are workshops of: Presentation skills, CV & letter of application, Job interview, Discover your competences, Stress management, Assertiveness training and many more!

Check the website for an overview of all the workshops and for registration.


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Workshop ‘Presentation skills’ from UM Career Services

What comes first to your mind when you think about giving a presentation? Do you experience anxiety, nervousness or do you remain calm and relaxed?

During your studies as well as in working life you will face the challenge of how to present things. In the workshop ‘Presentation skills’ you will learn all the basic techniques you need for a good start!

Workshop about making the right (study) choices, on 21 June

This workshop gives insight into the decision-making process as well as common pitfalls, and the relationship between personality and making decisions. Interested? Visit the workshop ‘Crash course in decision making’ on 21 June.

Questions about your career or study choice? Contact UM Career Services

The UM Career Services employees can help you with all kind of questions about your career planning or study choice. Got questions about your career? Want to know which master’s programmes match your bachelor or what you can do after you graduate? Having doubts about your job application letter, CV or profile on LinkedIn? Get answers to your questions during a Quick Career Advice.

Dependent on the outcome of the Quick Career Advice, we offer also a more extensive and intensive guidance by one of our career counsellors.

Job interview in prospect? Get individual training at UM Career Services

How can you prepare for your job interview? Make an appointment for an individual simulation!

The ‘Job interview simulation‘ is one of the best ways to prepare for an actual job interview. It allows you to gain experience and practice in answering questions which you are likely to be asked by the recruiter. After the interview you will watch the video, discuss it and the career counsellor will give feedback. It will take 1,5 hours and costs €15.

Free workshop at UM Career Services for FASoS students

All FASoS students can take part in one free workshop per academic year at UM Career Services.

These are the workshops that will take place in March:

  • Personal branding (8 March)
  • Presentation skills (15 March)
  • Time management (19 March)
  • CV & letter of application (20 March)
  • Job interview (28 March)

Free lectures:

  • Getting the most out of LinkedIn (07 March)
  • Networking skills (14 March)
  • Employment contract & negotiations (26 March)

Do you want to nail your next job interview? Practice makes perfect!

Doing a job interview simulation is one of the best ways to train for a real job interview. UM Career Services offers you the chance to practise a job interview with a career counsellor in the role of recruiter, after which you will receive feedback. The job interview simulation lasts 1.5 hour and costs €15. Location: Student Services Centre (SSC), Bonnefantenstraat 2. Register online.

Take a free workshop at UM Career Services

The best things in life are free, right? UM Career Services offers interesting workshops to prepare students for their future career. The English lectures are free for all UM students and most faculties (including FASoS) enable you to join one free workshop per academic year. So don’t miss out on this chance!

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