Quick Start Guide to Connecting with Industry
Thursday 24th of June
10 – 11am
Skillfluence is an experienced, dynamic training company that provides transferable skills training to researchers and academics, to complement institutional provision. It specialises in upskilling participants to work effectively with others outside of academia such as business, industry and the public.
About this Session
A lively and informative one hour interactive webinar considering different ways in which researchers can work with industry including collaboration, joint funding, consultancy, startup and a career in business. Then we will take a brief look at how they can identify their individual skills and expertise to support decision making and goal setting.We’ll finish with a final activity to gain feedback on what students might want by way of a longer programme.
Learning outcomes will include:
- Understanding different models and options for engaging with business
- A process for thinking about where their research and transferable skills can be utilised
- Understanding what further learning they want.
First published: 27 May 2021