Mitacs Step is Canada’s only comprehensive program providing business-ready skills to up and coming researchers. Step trains graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in essential interpersonal, project management and entrepreneurial skills required for them to succeed in their future career.
Registration for Mitacs Step and a calendar of current workshop offerings can be found here.
Step offers workshops in the following key areas:
- Basics of the Business Environment
- Project Management
- Entrepreneurship & Intellectual Property
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While I have received great training in statistics, how to be a scientist, and how to get jobs in academia, I found that I lacked a lot of the skills needed to transition into a more industrial field. The Mitacs Step program has been a great opportunity to fill in these educational gaps.