Janneke Dura

Schneider Electric Talent Consultant

Schneider Electric

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Speaker Bio

Not knowing what to do after her VWO-bèta, Janneke chose to study modern dance in Paris. After a year of teaching in Paris she and her then husband opened a French patisserie in the Netherlands for 5 years.

Her next step was landing in the HR profession and started studying HRM. She holds a carrer of more than 20 years in HR at Genzyme, Bosch, Invensys and Schneider Electric. Currently she is a trained coach from the iPEC and she divided her time as Talent Consultant for Schneider Electric and her own practice.

She believes it is important to walk your own path in life. Freedom and equality are important values to her. She likes to explore possibilities to connect people to work together and achieve a result to which everyone contributes in their own way.

She also contributes to shaping the Neurodiversiteitnetwerk Nederland as a volunteer.

Fun Fact: She learned to play the Ukelele to be able to perform a song at her daugther’s wedding.

Speaker Sessions


Navigating Career Paths: How To Build A Sustainable Career

60 mins
  • Track - Workshop
  • Career
  • Non-Technical
  • Premium Only
  • Janneke Dura

    Schneider Electric Talent Consultant

    Schneider Electric

Research findings highlight that women often hesitate to apply for new positions if they do not fullfill all the criteria. This is particularly noticeable in the tech industry, where female representation is markedly low and declines further at higher organisational levels. To counter this, it is critical to disrupt the norms and craft inventive strategies to promote women’s growth and development.

In this interactive session, we will delve into the intricacies of career progression, examining both conventional and unconventional pathways. We will also engage in fruitful discussions on the challenges and prospects of career development in an ever-evolving world. This will provide a roadmap on how to make audacious choices regarding your career trajectory and devise a plan for continuous professional growth.

Session Key Takeaways:

  • Explore both mainstream and alternative career pathways
  • Design a bold career plan for your next move
  • Master different approaches to steer your career development journey

This session is for you if…

  • You are enthusiastic about confronting new challenges
  • You are intrigued by the idea of charting your career growth in an unorthodox manner
  • You are eager to experience an enjoyable and inspiring session

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