|Unique Career Launchpad in Prague|
By Shannon Cates
The Professional Development Project (PDP) is a unique field component offered by IFSA-Butler's programs in Prague. This 4 credit course is available in both the summer and semester sessions, and offers you a personalized introduction to your chosen field.
Through the PDP, you can expand your resume and have a one-of-a-kind opportunity to:
The seminar component of PDP acquaints you with local business practices and key questions facing organizations in the region. The industry survey component takes you beyond the classroom to engage with companies and organizations. Through opportunities such as company visits, panel presentations and informational interviews, you'll learn first-hand from local professionals about the challenges and opportunities they've encountered in the European business environment.
As you grow your knowledge of the business landscape in general, and your chosen industry in particular, you'll delve into a topic which you find personally interesting.
You'll also expand your professional circle at networking events, which will give you a chance to meet practitioners across an array of roles and fields.
The PDP is an exciting professional launchpad, whether you're still figuring out your career path, or you've already found your passion. The PDP is part of our Summer in Prague and Reimagining Europe programs.