Future of Work

Your career in a changing and intercultural work environment
06 Oct 2021 08 Oct 2021
Online via Zoom
Target Group
Students of all levels
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
Closed  (Deadline: 27 Sep 2021 23:59)

This interactive course, comprised of online group workshops, self-study, self-organised group work and flexible on demand coaching sessions, aims to equip you with skills for your future work life:

  • Insights on how the work environment is due to change (“Future of Work”) based on technology and innovation and how it also affects healthcare policymaking
  • Skills to be adaptable and flexible for an ongoing change in the work place
  • Knowledge on navigating a more complex more intercultural work environment

Language of workshop: English

Certificate of attendance: Participants will receive a certificate of attendance.

Feedback from previous workshops:

„I liked that the trainer was professional, she had a great vibe, let us talk and share our ideas and opinions. […] It was easy but at the same time educational.“

„I liked the good structure and interaction with colleagues throughout the course. The activities organized by the instructor are encouraging to discuss the topics with peers in the course.“

  • Programme

    Brief overview - content:

    1st session: group meeting and self-study

    • Overview: history of work, from the industrial age to the future of work
    • Changes in the healthcare sector
    • Innovations: how are we working now and how to deal with robots as our colleagues
      • Your experience
      • Critical voices
      • Strategies

    2nd session: group meeting and self-study & group work

    • Dealing with changes in the workplace: fears & opportunities
    • Learning about a more complex and more intercultural work environment
      • Intercultural models, game
      • Intercultural working norms
      • Tips on how to navigate
    • How to change individual working styles to be more adaptable
      • Reflection
      • Exercise
      • Group discussion

    3rd session: wrap-up hour

    • Learnings and tools
    • Next steps for final self-study assignment

    Dates, Times & Learning hours:

    Please note that all times refer to Central European Time.

    Sum of all learning hours: 21

    • Sept. 30th – Oct. 4th (2.5 hrs):
      • Preparation
    • Oct. 6th (8 hrs):
      • 10.00 – 13.30: online live training,
      • 14.30 – 17.30: online life-training & self-study (supervision as needed)
    • Oct. 7th (8 hrs):
      • 10.00 – 14.30: online live training
      • 3 hrs self-study & group work (supervision as needed)
    • Oct. 8th (2.5 hrs):
      • 10.00 – 11.00: online group good-bye
      • 2 hrs self-study (to be submitted until Oct. 12th)
  • Registration

    Registration: Please register here. Please open with Google Chrome or Firefox.

    Contact person: In case of questions please contact Anna Schwark Anna.Schwark@Verwaltung.Uni-Muenchen.DE.

    Max. number of participants is 30, selection criteria are as follows:

    1. Motivation
    2. Equal distribution among universities
    3. First come, first served