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Below you will find listings for upcoming Development Weeks events hosted by Queen’s Faculties, the Careers service, the Student’s Union and the Graduate School, as well as student-run events.

24 May, 12.30pm
BITESIZED EMPLOYABILITY SESSION: WORKING IN TEAMS

How to make your best contribution to a team.

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26 May, 10-11am
Staff-Led Event: PGCE Mathematics Information Webinar

This information webinar will give an overview of the QUB PGCE Mathematics programme, which is a professional training course that prepares graduates of numerate disciplines for careers as post-primary Mathematics teachers. There will be a question and answer session, and an opportunity to hear from some PGCE Mathematics graduates.

This session is aimed at students (especially final year undergraduates/postgraduates) in the School of Mathematics & Physics, All Engineering Schools, and Queen's Management School.

Event Organiser Dr Ian Cantley, SSESW

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26 May, 12.30pm
BITESIZED EMPLOYABILITY SESSION: EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION SKILLS

We all think we have good communication skills but somehow, we often get it wrong.  What does it take to have good communication skills and how can we demonstrate these skills to an employer?

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28 May, 12.30pm
BITESIZED EMPLOYABILITY SESSION: UNDERSTANDING YOUR BEHAVIOURAL PREFERENCES

If you want to raise your self-awareness, then is the session for you.  Complete an online assessment before the session and prepare for some “light bulb” moments.

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31 May, 12.30pm
BITESIZED EMPLOYABILITY SESSION: COMMUNICATING ASSERTIVELY

Using assertive language to express yourself clearly and build confidence.

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2 June, 12.30pm
BITESIZED EMPLOYABILITY SESSION: ACTIVE RESILIENCE

We know that resilience is important and that it is not a static state but something that we need to build upon regularly.  This short session gives some techniques for actively building and maintaining resilience.

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4 June, 12.30pm
BITESIZED EMPLOYABILITY SESSION: INFLUENCING AND NEGOTIATING

It might be “Who is getting the coffee?” rather than Brexit but the skills are essentially the same and useful in many aspects of work.

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