Through a combination of consistent, high quality workshop and course offerings, F&ES students are able to improve their competency in five core professional skills areas: Leadership & Interpersonal Skills, Communications, Project Management & Finance, Technical Skills and Work-Life Balance.
The Professional Skills team coordinates targeted programming for F&ES students, while connecting students with other resources and courses across Yale and beyond.
F&ES students begin their programs with a Jumpstart
– a set of optional workshops designed to familiarize students with skills they will need while at F&ES
. Held at the beginning of the semester, these sessions cover:
Time maximization & management
Working with teams