I could apply CaDYS and ProDYS learnings since day one, both to my professional and private life

Julia Villarroel

Interview with Julia Villarroel, a former participant on both career development (CaDYS) and professional development (ProDYS) for young scientists’ courses. What made you choose hfp consulting’s workshops?  I’m a scientist and a bioinformatician by training and once I had finished my bachelor’s degree, I started dreaming of pursuing the academic track and having my own […]

Most scientists need guidance in figuring out their careers outside academia

Tobias Maier

Tobias Maier, scientist and Senior Consultant answers some questions on the career development course outside academia at hfp consulting. Why would scientists need to consider a career development course? When most scientists enter academia, they basically follow a well-trodden path: they had good marks at school, liked scientific topics, enjoyed university and ended up doing […]

How to get fruitful feedback

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Feedback is an essential element of mentorship or, for the record, leadership. Without feedback, mentees, junior scientists, and staff alike will most likely get the advice or the instructions from you as their mentor and/or PI might think they need. But you will never know whether what they get will support them as good as […]