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I want to kick-start my career

When you start a new job, you have many expectations. Your manager and colleagues also have expectations of you. It is important to make sure that these expectations match. This will help you create a pleasant working environment.

In the course 'My First Job' you will learn how to communicate effectively, work with others, and deal with authority and difficult people. You will also learn how to build your confidence and demonstrate your value to your new job. By the end of the course, you will know what you are capable of and what you want. You will be well on your way to a successful career.

  • Theme: Personal effectiveness
  • Discover your added value
  • Reading time: 2 hours, exclusive of practice and assignments
  • Study time: 12 hours (estimated)
  • Total duration: 2-6 weeks

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  • Customized solutions for your organization
  • Assistence with implementation and activation
  • Communication & Interaction
  • Teambuilding & Leadership skills
  • Personal effectiveness
  • Vitality & Resilience

Are you just about to sign a new employment contract? Is it your first day at a new job? Are you wondering how to communicate with your new colleagues? What will be expected of you, especially in your trial period? What behavior makes you successful and how do you show what you're worth? Do you want to make the most of your new job? Looking for a better working relationship with your coworkers or manager? And to make clear what added value you contribute? Then this is the course for you, with a focus on your career.


You now have an impression of the learning journey. Would you like to continue learning? Do you want to give yourself a boost? Then let's get started.

Meet the master

Our online courses are written by our "masters." Each one of them is an expert in their field, and they all have many years of experience. Among them you'll find trainers, psychologists, coaches, authors, etc.

Freek van Kraaikamp is the master behind this learning journey. Freek is an enthusiastic master in the field of career coaching. He can be ruthlessly confrontational when necessary, and has quite a well functioning 'listening ear'.

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