- Be so good they will hire you
We are a leading career coaching company delivering career & leadership coaching and training for individuals with PhDs and across the globe. The founder of the organisation, Prof Tina Persson, left academia after 20 years to start a new career as recruiter and head-hunter.
Passage2Pro is a company based on the inspiration and experience Tina draws from her own challenges during the career transition from academia to industry. Passage2Pro has in-depth knowledge about the major differences between the academic world and the surrounding labour market.
Passage2Pro has a proven track record of successfully helping many academics on a global level to secure their first job in industry. – We know how to get you where you want to be. We have done it ourselves.
To land your dream job, you must learn to create and communicate your value for your employer. You need a killer resume showing what you want, you need compelling LinkedIn Profile and you need to effectively communicate your value during the interview. When you communicate your value, you nail your dream Job.
Successful career transition requires that you acquire job searching skills and understand what skills are needed in the labour market and how you can offer a company value. Being able to convey your soft and transferable skills, storytelling techniques, and networking skills will result in a job on the hidden job market. Hard work is a good skill to have, but you are so much more. We show you how to highlight your best attributes.
Mental fitness has a major impact on your performance during your job hunt. A positive mind-set, emotional control and a healthy lifestyle will keep you motivated even if you feel the odds are against you Training for F.I.T is a life lesson for success success – Giving up is not an option!
Tina Persson, PhD
The PhD Career Expert
We deliver interactive workshops where participants interact with one another on an individual, peer and group level. The goal of our group activities is to create an environment where participants learn to solve career challenges, acquire new skills, master career tools and feel inspired.
On-line meetings allow participants to attend lectures at a time and place that is convenient for them. During webinars, participants can engage with the lecturer and submit questions. We host workshops that connect individuals with thought leaders across the world.
We offer Career & Leadership Coaching to established professionals with PhD level qualifications or higher. We focus on performance coaching by identifying the coachee´s gifts and talents, e.g. building awareness about behaviours that could potentially be holding them back and helping them realise their unique potential. Our goal is to develop people so that they believe in themselves and go after the career they want.