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Education to Employment Ambassador in Focus: David Jan Novak

22 Sep 2017  -  Work in Denmark

From unemployed to Campaign Specialist at Wunderman. The student with high potential and great business initiatives, David Novak from Erhvervsakademi Sjælland, shares with us his experience on making the transition from education to employment

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A YGA trying to make our planet a better place

29 Aug 2017  -  Work in Denmark

YGA alumni, Verena Rachenwald, was chosen out of 3600 applicants to be one of 1000 global talents working on the Sustainable Development Goals during the first ever UNLEASH Innovation Lab in Copenhagen.

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Welcome to Aurora and Alex

02 Aug 2017  -  Work in Denmark

We are excited to welcome Aurora Beres and Alex Holdensgaard to Copenhagen Capacity's Talent Attraction Team, where they will be working with our career development programmes, YGA & E2E.

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'The Danish job market is not the easiest – but once there, you have a solid foundation'

14 Jul 2017  -  Work in Denmark

A former YGA Valentinas Civinskas talks about the Danish job market in an interview made by the Local.

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Why join YGA?

04 Jul 2017  -  Work in Denmark

We asked the YGA’s to tell us about their year being Youth Goodwill Ambassador of Denmark. We want to share Kwabena Ababio Adwabour, student from Roskilde University and Mirej Bakalli- student from University of Southern Denmark view on why you should join the YGA programme

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My YGA Year: Silvestra Valciukaite

03 Jul 2017  -  Work in Denmark

We asked some YGA’s to tell us about their year of being a Youth Goodwill Ambassador of Denmark. And here is one of the exciting and encouraging experiences from a young talent Silvestra Valciukaite, student at Roskilde University. She shares a story of her 1 year journey of being a YGA where she reflects upon how this experience enriched her life.

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Talent Conference enhances your personal branding

01 Jun 2017  -  Press

And the winner is... Serena Leka!

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International Talent Conference 2017 - held at the Danish Opera House with A.P. Moller-Maersk as co-host

24 May 2017  -  Work in Denmark

In May Copenhagen Capacity hosted the International Talent Conference, which aimed to address the need for international talent in Denmark. This time, the main theme was directed towards digital transformation and the future of work.

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Say hallo to our new intern, Dagmar!

10 Feb 2017  -  Work in Denmark

The YGA team is happy to introduce you to our new full-time intern.

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International talent making headlines across the globe

31 Jan 2017  -  Press

International talents in Denmark took on a task of personal branding through their hometown press International Talent Conference Winter 2016.

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International Talent Conference December 2016 at Arla

22 Dec 2016  -  Work in Denmark

To address the need for more qualified international talent in Denmark, Copenhagen Capacity has hosted its second International Talent Conference for the year 2016. The theme for this event was: 'Your future career in Denmark'

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Introducing Tomorrow's Employee

30 Nov 2016  -  Work in Denmark

Alireza Pourimani is a man of many talents: engineer, project-employed troubleshooter at Siemens and former super student. He is the epitome of the future employee, who can step in when companies have a demand, and who develops wide competencies for the benefit of his industry and his own career.

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Save the Date: International Talent Conference 2016

27 Oct 2016  -  Press

We are excited to announce that our next International Talent Conference 2016 will be held on December 12th at Arla HQ in Aarhus.

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Youth Goodwill Ambassadors in Focus: Dawid Augustyn

19 Oct 2016  -  Work in Denmark

From a student working on a semester project with Rambøll, to getting hired as an engineer/ consultant with the company - this week's featured YGA alumnus is Dawid Augustyn from Aalborg University

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Youth Goodwill Ambassadors in Focus: Ghina Filiana

29 Sep 2016  -  Work in Denmark

2015 Youth Goodwill Ambassador, Ghina Filiana has successfully landed a job as a Associate HR Specialist at Grundfos. Ghina is a recent graduate from Aarhus University where she received her Master’s in Strategy, Organization and Leadership. Read about her experience as an ambassador and how her professional network helped her land her current position.

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Youth Goodwill Ambassadors in Focus: Harry Rose

22 Sep 2016  -  Work in Denmark

2015 Youth Goodwill Ambassador, Harry Rose, tells us about his experience being an ambassador and shares some of his insights to our future YGAs. Graduating soon with a Master’s in Law from the University of Copenhagen, Harry is currently an intern in Novo Nordisk as part of their Investor Relations department.

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Say hello to our new intern, Prema!

10 Aug 2016  -  Work in Denmark

We're welcoming onboard the latest member of the YGA team, Prema Rani Puganenthran!

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All Danish universities now a part of Youth Goodwill Ambassador community

22 Jul 2016  -  Study in Denmark

We are very pleased and proud to announce that as of the 2016-2017 YGA year, all Danish universities will now be offering the programme to new international students.

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YGA Bhaskar Mitra wins Venture Cup Social Media Award

21 Jul 2016  -  Work in Denmark

YGA student and PhD candidate Bhaskar Mitra from the department of Food Science at the University of Copenhagen won the Venture Cup Social Media Award.

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YGA Harshit Tripathi's work week at Maersk Maritime Technology

07 Jun 2016  -  Work in Denmark

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work for the large Danish cooperation Maersk Group? Our YGA Harshit Tripathi does not have to dream about it any longer, as he was recently employed there - but if you are still curious you can read Students@Maersk's interview with him right here.

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