Passport

A 2-week intensive training program for designers and techies, enabling you to learn the art of job hunting in Silicon Valley.

The first week you will cover the basics of getting hired from perfecting your CV to sending the ultimate job application. In the second week, you will immerse in interview preparation and learn how to negotiate the best salary package. 

After graduating from Passport you will move to Takeoff, where you get connected with startups.

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What we offer?

Help to perfect your portfolio

Learn how to customize, optimize and target your CV, LinkedIn, Cover Letters and Applications.

Training to master interviews

Discover the different types of interviews. Learn what to say, what not to say and how to say it.

Guidance from industry experts

Find out first hand from recruiters, founders, and startups, what they look for in an ideal candidate.

Program structure

Between weeks 45 and 46 with intensive trainings on 4th and 11th November starting from 18:00. After each training you will receive all the material and assignments, to be completed within 1 week. Of course, you will have a lot work in head of you but you have plenty of support.

1st week

Contains everything you need to do to get invited to interviews;

  • CV and LinkedIn  – what are recruiters looking for in your profile
  • Cover letter and portfolio – showcase your motivation and achievements
  • How, where and who do startups hire – startup hiring mentality
2nd week

Focuses on facing and acing at interviews;

  • Interview process – different interview stages
  • Role specific interviews – case questions and contextual challenges
  • Contract negotiation – salary, equity, benefits and other terms

Before you ask: Yes, you can join remotely to our program. We try our best to provide the best experience remotely – recordings of the sessions will be provided in a video format afterwards, however, we recommend for you to join in person. Meeting other participants and sharing experiences enhances your own journey.

Want to go straight to the job hunt?

Feeling confident about your resume, portfolio and interview skills? Check out our Takeoff program. A personalized matchmaking program that connects you with the most promising startups in Silicon Valley.

Blogs for taking a next step

The application period is closed, stay tuned for the next one!