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Push your Job in Germany's Industry

Audience Doctoral Researchers and Postdocs
Language English
Duration 4 days
Capacity max. 12
Type Online


Date Status Time Location
October 16/17/18 & 23/24, 2023 full

Day 1: 09:30 - 12:00

Day 2 & 3:  09:30 - 12:00 & 13:30 - 15:30

Day 4: 09:30 - 11:15

Additional self-presentation and feedback on the application in subgroups of 4 people each
Group 1: Day 4 13:00-16:00
Group 2: Day 5 9:30-12:30
Group 3: Day 5 13.30-16:30



Leaving academia and looking for a job in the industry is an important and sometimes difficult step. Understanding the application rules and the expectations of the company enables you to go through a quickly and successful job-search process outside academia.

Content Overview

  • Active and passive job search strategies
  • Ideas for possible positions
  • Content and design of an application
  • Analysis of job ads and estimation of chances
  • Preparation and phases of interviews
  • Salary negotiation strategies
  • Answering typical HR questions
  • Self-presentation practice in small groups
  • Determination of salaries


During the course we will discuss some examples of your own applications. If you want to make use of of this, please, prepare a CV/cover letter for a job of your choice.


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Heidi Störr, Career Consultancy “Push Your Career” www.push-your-career.com/about

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