Self-promotion, networking and job search skills

You will learn how to present yourself successfully in the job market by honing your skills in three areas: self-promotion, networking and job-seeking.

Target group

Staff who want to develop their self-promotion, networking and job search skills.


This training course covers the following topics, among others: 

  • Presenting yourself with impact
  • Networking: why and how?
  • Using LinkedIn to network
  • Finding suitable job openings
  • A good CV and letter of application
  • Preparing for job interviews
  • Practising interviews
  • Drawing up a personal action plan  

Practical information

  • Duration: Two sessions, from 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
  • Dates: 22 February and 8 March 2018 (English); 18 October and 1 November 2018 (Dutch)
  • Location: Amsterdam
  • Language: Dutch and English
  • Group size: Maximum of 8 people


The Local Consultations Committee (employer and union representatives) considers it well worthwhile to spend part of the employee benefits budget on sustainable career development. Training, courses and coaching meant to support sustainable career development are therefore funded from this budget.

Register for training course on 22 February and 8 March 2018 (English)

Register for training course on 18 October and 1 November 2018 (Dutch)