Career and Wellbeing videos
We are proud to present our brand new Online Career & Wellbeing videos, developed by UM Career Services and the UM Psychologists. These short videos contain a collection of handy practices and exercises to work on your personal and professional development. Interested in improving your employability skills, feeling more resilient, boosting your self-confidence, expanding your network and finding interesting vacancies? Check them out!
We are currently in the middle of producing these videos. Make sure to check our website regularly, because more videos will be posted soon.
Overview Career Links – introduction
'Overview Career Links' is an online library from UM Career Services, with internet resources that are useful for boosting your employability. The topics range from developing professional competencies, through finding interesting career opportunities to techniques for applying successfully. This video shows how to access Overview Career Links and provides an overview of the available resources.
Overview Career Links – Competencies
Knowing and developing your competencies can boost your employability. In this tutorial, you will learn about the available resources in Overview Career Links for discovering and enhancing your competencies.
Online Career Modules
This is an introduction to the Online Career Modules by UM Career Services. In this tutorial you will find out how to access the online career modules and learn more about the topics of the available modules. You will learn how the career modules work, and how you can use the online career modules.
Job Applications in the Digital Era - Job interview at a distance
In this tutorial, you will learn about the nature of online job interviews, and receive tips on how to prepare for them in order be successful in your application.
Boost Your Self-confidence
Discover why it is important to focus on positive emotions and learn how to do that in daily life.
LinkedIn profile summary in 7 minutes
Want to make a good first impression on LinkedIn? Learn how to write your personal profile summary in 7 practical minutes!
The use of technology can be meaningful and purposeful for both our professional and personal lives. At the same time, it can be distracting and even harmful for our mental state. So what can we do to create a healthy balance for our technology use? This knowledge clip discusses potential benefits and pitfalls of your technology use. You will be introduced to purposeful and non-purposeful ways of using technology. You will learn about different techniques and strategies to detox from addictive technology use.
In this short video, we will give you a peek into the process of stopping procrastination. We will also refer you to the different tools and materials we have available for you online.
How do I find an interesting and fitting job?
In this video we give you a peek into the job search process. We believe that finding a job is part of a four step process. It all starts with knowing yourself.