During recruitment processes companies are increasingly making use of interviews over Skype or phone – either as part of the initial screening process or as the actual job interview. Here are some tips for being prepared for these kinds of interviews.
The 8th of June AAU Career held an event in Aalborg with focus on what to do when you graduate. Speakers talked about the rules if you want to receive unemployment benefit funds, what is Aalborg doing for graduates, entrepreneurs etc.
It can be a long and challenging process to get invited to participate in an assessment day — and it can be even harder to perform well on the day. AAU Career has put together a small guide with tips and tricks for the various steps you need to take before, during and after your assessment day.
Assessment days are increasingly being used as a recruitment tool by companies. While assessment days clearly provide the employer with a valuable tool for choosing the best candidate for a job, it can be harder to see how students can turn a day of pressure and testing into a beneficial experience. AAU Career has talked to students who have experienced assessment days at the two Danish companies Neas and Ørsted. Read their advice below.
Assessment days are increasingly being used as a recruitment tool when companies are hiring student assistants, interns or recent graduates. However, it can be difficult for students to figure out how to prepare for and act during an assessment day. AAU Career has visited Neas Energy A/S in order to learn why and how they use these days to recruit the best talents. Below, you will get insight into the employer’s perspective on assesment days.
Do you want to practise your language skills? SWAP Language is a great (and free) opportunity to meet new people and practice your language skills.
Looking for a job in Denmark? - Workindenmark has made it easy for you!
Alexis Rhyner is a student at AAU, and she is also an entrepreneur building up a startup - REstart Refugees - the world's first local crowdfunding platform for asylum seekers and refugees who want to activate their skills and make a living.
Many PhDs and companies are not aware of the possibility of applying for funding from Innovation Fund Denmark for an industrial Postdoc project. Innovation Fund Denmark invests in new knowledge and technology creating growth and employment in Denmark. Find more information below about what an industrial postdoc is, how it can be benificial for everyone involved, and how AAU can help you in the application process.
If I might not continue in academia or if I am actually sure I will not pursue an academic career which other career paths would be interesting for me? Which companies would be relevant and would my competences be relevant for them? These are some of the questions that many PhDs and Postdocs are asking themselves and these questions are the reason for Science for Society and its activities.