Initiation into the World of Leadership

Hosting Higher Education Institution:
European Institute for Academic and Professional Development
Institution website:
Monday, 29 July, 2024 to Friday, 2 August, 2024
Registration fee:
719 €
Maximum number of participants:
Deadline for applying:
Friday, 14 June, 2024
Accommodation not provided
Contact person details:
Dr. Jan Schmidt
+49 173 665 94 26

Initiation into the World of Leadership

The transition from the university to an industrial working environment brings about significant changes. Different rules govern processes and communication, and entrepreneurial thinking is required. Only those who understand their work behavior and discover how others perceive it can lead others. Understand how to evaluate your own behavior and that of others. Get to know how to influence your environment in a positive way. Harness the potential of yourself and others in a successful way. Develop strategies to intenisfy colaboration and increase productivity.

Whom does it adress?

All individuals who wish to transition to the industry after completing their doctoral thesis or postdoctoral period.

Course Content 

We will explore relevant topics like:

- Perception and reality: How does perception lead to different behaviour?

- Developing your personal DISC.Profile

- Understanding yourself and others

- Communication Skills (Non violent Commuication)

- Clarify mutual expectations

- Time Management

- Handling stress and dealing with mistakes

- Conflict managenent

- Praxis lab: Bring in your questions! 

Destination: Oberursel near Frankfurt 

The course will be delivered at Oberursel near Frankfurt/Main: Explore one of the biggest cities of Germany where financial distrit meets Frankfurt airport. Where tradition and history meets innovation and vivid culture scene.  


We will help you to find a suitable (and affordable) accomodation!

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