The fact the Career Development Office has direct contact with the job market and its trends enables it to identify the most sought-after skills by recruiters in a full range of industries and countries.
As such, students can benefit from a set of services and tools that will allow them to prepare themselves as best as possible for the opportunities, needs and challenges of the market, at the same time creating and developing their personal branding.
Maria João Santos
Rita Paiva e Pona
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Exclusive access to CATÓLICA-LISBON's Online Recruitment Platform – careerNETwork – through which students may:
- Apply for internship, permanent positions and other job offers;
- Directly contact national and international recruiting companies;
- Get useful information about the job market and career development.
Click here to access careerNETwork.
- Daily assistance without prior appointment at the Walk-in office (building 5, 2nd floor, room next to the auditoriums, on the right after the doors);
- Quick answers to questions about applications and recruitment processes, among others;
- By prior appointment;
- Individual sessions that can help you to identify your career goals and a strategy to achieve them, while working on your personal branding;
Schedule your Career Advising session on careerNETwork platform, by clicking "Request Counseling Appointment".
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The Career Forum takes place in February and it is the main recruitment event at CATÓLICA-LISBON, bringing together companies who interact with students through stands, presentations and workshops, networking events and recruiting interviews, among others.
Company Presentations/Alumni Talks are held throughout the semester. At these events students can learn more about the company, a day in a professional life and the recruitment process.
Networking Events are organized throughout the semester and broken down into activity sectors, allowing students to directly contact the companies of interest to them.
Development workshops provide students with the opportunity to deepen their knowledge about the current job market and build their personal branding.
Several companies stage Open Days throughout the semester, giving students the opportunity to meet companies at their premises, to get a feel for the company’s environment, to learn about their recruitment processes and to take part in business operations, among others.
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A Summer Internship is an excellent opportunity for personal and professional development and can help students decide in which area they would like to work. It is also a great opportunity to make one's CV more competitive by complementing academic training with professional experience.
The Advising team can help you search for an internship through the Summer Internship Program. This program includes a set of activities that will prepare students in order to ensure the internship is an enjoyable and enriching experience.
Find out more about the 2016 Summer Internship Program here.