Title:Discover Your Talents
Focus:Career Coach
Series:Grad CareerFestival
Presenter:Sven Gade

Sharpen your talents and learn how to focus them to rapidly advance your career!

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Discover Your Talents That Will Earn You a Higher Salary and Lead to Job Satisfaction!

Companies are eager to find and hire talent that support their strategic growth. Everybody has unique talents that are sought after somewhere. Strive for the jobs that make best use of your talents, that you’re passionate about and that gives you a reasonable income. But how do you get there? The very first step is to find out what your real talents and passions are. The answer is in you, in past events of your life. We’ll discuss some tools and methods to discover them and how to bring the insights in a job search strategy. Open the door for your positive work experiences and feel engaged in a job that gives you a lot of satisfaction.

The three strategies Sven will share with you are:

1) Be honest with yourself.

2) Take time to find your unique talents.

3) Utilize your full potential.

Presentation and Q&A




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Presenter: Sven Gade

Sven is a certified professional coach, speaker and trainer. He is the founder of LeaderTrip Coaching, building his practice on more than 25 years’ experience as a senior executive, mainly at DHL, a world leading provider of logistic services.

Sven has held positions in operations, process improvement and account management; he has worked in Germany, Switzerland, Denmark and the US, evolving from country and regional roles into global leadership positions.

In his engagements as a professional coach he empowers leaders and teams to achieve the results that enable their professional success, he partners to drive the changes they want in their careers and businesses. Together with his clients he develops self-awareness, creates strategies, finds solutions, changes behaviors, implements routines and plans actions to succeed.

A key focus of Sven’s career has been talent development, team building and change management.

With the Tender Management team at DHL in the Americas he achieved high performance and increased significantly customer satisfaction. He implemented a new strategy for a global team of Business Analysts, inspiring them to strongly improve efficiency and effectiveness. For the warehousing entity of DHL in Europe he developed and managed a business transformation program to boost operational productivity, quality and business development. He was responsible to acquire and profitably integrate a major logistics operation including a large workforce and extensive assets. Prior to DHL he worked as a project manager and consultant in the IT and supply chain sectors.

Sven holds a Master’s degree in Mathematics from the University of Hamburg, Germany. In 2015 he graduated from the International Coaching Academy (ICA). A year later he earned a certification of the International Coach Federation (ICF) to become an Associated Certified Coach (ACC).