Leiden University Career Zone


Get everything out of a career event

By thourough preparation and evaluation, you will get the most out a career event. 


To prepare for your participation in a career event you can:

  • Check out the programme, participating organisations and trainers
  • Decide where to participate in and who to talk to
  • Make a list with questions for relevant organisations and contacts
  • Make sure your LinkedIn profile is up-to-date


To evaluate after your participation in a career event you can:

  • Note which organisations and contacts you have spoken to and what you (did not) like(d) and noticed
  • Reflect on what you have learned during the event, content and skills wise
  • Invite contacts with a personal message for your LinkedIn