Soft Skills Week

Monday, 6 February, 2017

The NCCR Chemical Biology is organising a workshop on soft skills that will be held in Geneva from February 6 to 10, 2017. During the week, two workshops, 2 days long each, will be run by Dimitra Karatolou, Career and Life Coach.


Assertiveness: the key to open and efficient communication!

February 6-7th, 2017 (11:00-17:00), UNIGE

  • express your opinion and your feelings openly yet respectfully
  • set healthy boundaries in your professional and personal relationships
  • understand and manage diversity of personalities
  • enhance your active listening skills and empathy
  • deal efficiently with difficult conversations and miscommunications
  • provided feedback constructively
  • created relationships of trust and cooperation.

Make an impact, create a strong social network!

February 9-10th, 2017 (11:00-17:00), UNIGE

  • promote yourself and your skills with greater confidence
  • ‘read’ and master body language
  • increase your interpersonal awareness
  • understand the dynamics of everyday communication
  • liaise easily and efficiently with others
  • build and maintain a strong social network.

Registration is open untill January 13, 2017. Please visit the website for registration and further information: