2nd Lab Workshop: Mastering the Art of CV Building for early-career scientists
The MRM partnered with the 2nd Lab to provide MRM Trainees with a workshop on strategies for crafting an effective CV.
In this workshop, participants will delve into the intricacies of the recruitment process with the aim of providing insider information and innovative strategies for creating a CV that not only opens doors but leaves an indelible mark on potential employers. During this dynamic workshop, participants will explore unconventional CV-building techniques.
Goal of the workshop: To give participants the knowledge and skills they need to create a CV that not only opens doors but leaves a lasting, positive impression on potential employers in today’s competitive job market.
The event will include a 3h-workshop and 1 hour of discussions and networking with refreshments.
Registration is free and open to McGill trainees.
Date: Friday, November 17, 2023, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Frank Dawson Adams Building, room 5
Deadline to register: Thursday, November 16, 2023, by 11:59 p.m. or until capacity is reached.
About the 2nd Lab
The education and development of graduate students and postdoctoral researchers is fundamental to fostering a culture and society that thrives on innovation. Unfortunately, a vast majority – over 80% – of early-career scientists report feeling unsupported in their career paths beyond academia. This is where the 2nd Lab steps in, with a mission to empower such individuals to realize their full potential and pursue fulfilling careers that make a positive impact on society. As a non-profit organization, the 2nd Lab provides research institutions with advisory services and offers early-career scientists mentorship, career training, support, and professional development opportunities. the2ndlab.com