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Planning Your Path to a Satisfying Career is a workshop series on career planning held regularly by Graduate and Postdoctoral Professional Development. The series includes guided workshops on developing an Individual Development Plan (IDP), as well as on key skills for implementing your plan, such as how to use your network effectively. 


Workshop: Planning Your Path to a Satisfying Career

This guided workshop will help graduate students and postdocs develop strategies for professional growth by:

  • Learning strategies to explore a range of careers
  • Identifying interests and skills relevant to their career goals
  • Developing an action plan to strengthen skills and pursue their ideal career
  • Preparing or expanding their Individual Development Plan (IDP)

Next workshop:

When: February 12, 2019, 3:00-5:00pm

Where: Wang Center Room 201

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This workshop also serves as the first step in the PhD Career Ladder Program! 
Ask us how to join.


QUESTIONS: Contact Kathleen Flint Ehm. 


Slides from 2015 Workshop


Career Skills Inventory

Career Values & Interests Inventory

IDP Self-Study Questions

When is the next workshop? Usually one is held every semester, and custom versions can be held within the program and departments by request. 

For more resources on IDPs, visit the IDP Toolkit

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