Under the learn pillar, we offer you the opportunity to learn soft skills in addition to your academic career through a series of interactive workshops. These workshops are bundled in a track with each track covering a certain topic.
Our workshops are well known in Leuven for their quality and professionality. By offering a wide range of topics, we are open to students from all faculties. This semester, there are four tracks available in Dutch and one in English.
A track consists of four interactive workshops of two hours, provided by high-quality enterprises. During these tracks you will get the chance to improve your soft skills and to get in touch with companies and other like-minded students. Moreover, we make sure that you can put your acquired skills into practice during the workshop at the end of each track. When you successfully complete the track, you will receive an official certificate licensed by KU Leuven.
Discover right now which track suites you best!
Passionate about the world of business? The Business Skills Track offers important skills within management and business that will help you further in your career! This track includes workshops on leadership skills, decision-making and closing deals. In the last workshop you can put these new skills into practice by solving a real case. To fully immerse yourself in the global world of business, this track is given entirely in English.
CRACK A CASE
Are you curious about what the world of consultancy is all about? Then we have the perfect track for you! During this track you will learn how to lead a project, how to solve problems and how to work efficiently in a team. Furthermore, we also provide tips & tricks on how best to handle a consultancy job interview. During the last workshop we will prepare you for the real business world using a real life consultancy case that you will solve by using the soft skills you learned in the previous workshops.
PROJECT MANAGEMENT & PROBLEM SOLVING
CONSULTANCY JOB INTERVIEW SKILL
CONSULTANCY TEAM MANAGEMENT
CRACK A CASE
Give a presentation. You've probably done it dozens of times, but still don't know how to do it. Does this sound familiar to you? Then we have the perfect solution for you! In the Public Speaking Track you will learn how to build a presentation in a structured way, how to deal with stress before and during the presentation and how to convey your message in a convincing way. You will develop all the skills you need to knock over a professional during the presentation training.
STRUCTURE YOUR PRESENTATION
MINDFULNESS, SELFLESSNESS AND COMPASSION
Are you in your final year or are you applying for an internship? Then the Kickstart Your Career Track comes in handy! During this track you will acquire all the skills you need to optimize your application. You will discover which jobs suit you best, you will get acquainted with the wonderful world of LinkedIn and you will learn how to optimally prepare for a job interview. At the end of the track you get the chance to apply the skills you've acquired in previous workshops during a mock job interview where feedback is given by real professionals.
STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD
OWN YOUR INTERVIEW
MOCK JOB INTERVIEW
Communication often seems obvious. Yet communication in daily life is different from communication in the workplace. In this track you will learn how to communicate more effectively, how to communicate your point of view convincingly, how to deal with feedback and how to give constructive feedback yourself. With this track you will raise your communication skills to a higher level, with success as a result.
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