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Be yourself at GRC – who else can you be?..

Category: International Operations Finance | (0) comments
The final countdown until the Graduate Recruitment Centre (GRC) is on. Hours of preparation are behind; emotions are at peak and expectations are high. I have a piece of advice to share (and from my perspective it is pretty important, so without further ado): Do NOT try to be anyone else but yourself! Instead, try […]
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Vlog: How to make a strong impression at the GRC

Category: Business IT | (3) comments
If you are reading this now, you have probably made it to the GRC. Congratulations! This is a great accomplishment in itself, and you definitely have a strong profile that could fit into Novo Nordisk. Now it all comes down to these final days in Copenhagen. You will get a sense of the unique Novo Nordisk culture, and you will get […]
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Packing the essentials for the Graduate Recruitment Center

Category: Business IT Business Processes European Business Management European Finance Global Finance Global Marketing Global Procurement International Operations Business International Operations Finance Product Supply R&D Global Development R&D Regulatory Affairs | (3) comments
The graduate recruitment center, also known as “GRC” in the Novo Nordisk language of abbreviations, is right around the corner! Congratulations to those of you who has made it so far. I remember thinking last year, what should I prepare and what should I bring? Well let me give you a few tips on how […]
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My GRC adventure

Category: Business IT Business Processes European Business Management European Finance Global Finance Global Marketing Global Procurement International Operations Business International Operations Finance Product Supply Uncategorized | (2) comments
Dear Reader, If you are reading this, it probably means that you are one of the selected candidates for this years Global Recruitment Center. If so, let me start by giving you my warmest congratulations. This is a fantastic achievement, and you should stop what you are doing for a second to condense what you […]
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10 things to pack with you for the graduate recruitment center!

Category: Business IT Business Processes Chinese International Graduate Programme European Business Management European Finance Global Finance Global Marketing Global Procurement International Operations Business International Operations Finance Product Supply R&D Global Development R&D Regulatory Affairs | (0) comments
“How can I best prepare for the GRC?” This is the question that all of you who reached out to me asked. Fair question, as I asked the exact same to a graduate last year a few days before going to the GRC! Well… I may disappoint you, but actually there is not much you can […]
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3 Strikes You’re Out? My Unique Graduate Recruitment Center Experience.

Category: R&D Regulatory Affairs | (3) comments
Over the course of your life I am sure there have been many moments where you needed to be at your best and yet the world was working against you. Perhaps it was spraining a wrist before a basketball competition, falling ill before an important presentation, or waking up to a snowstorm on the day of a can’t-miss exam (maybe this last […]
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The world is our playground – where has the Global Business Processes Graduates been rotated in the world?

Category: Business Processes | (0) comments
Having sat in your position just about a year ago, I remember wondering where that could be. Where in the world could I go? Being a Global Business Processes graduate means that you are rotating between departments every eight months and on your second rotation you will get the opportunity to go abroad! As the […]
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How Does Science Fit Into Regulatory Affairs?

Category: R&D Regulatory Affairs Uncategorized | (0) comments
As a scientist it can be very hard to find employment outside of the laboratory. That’s why it comes as no surprise that the Regulatory Affairs Graduate Program attracts so many bright scientists eagerly looking for a career away from test tubes and statistical analysis. Although Regulatory Affairs is a department branched under Research & […]
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How you can nail the aptitude test

Category: Business IT Global Finance | (0) comments
A common part of recruitment nowadays involves that you as an applicant complete a so-called aptitude test. This is also a preliminary task for some of you applicants (some specific programmes; e.g. Business IT) that have progressed to the Novo Nordisk Graduate Recruitment Centre. In this post, you will learn to optimize your chances of nailing the aptitude test. What […]
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A (very) steep learning curve

Category: Global Marketing | (2) comments
Dear reader, Today, I want to share the journey I have been on throughout my first 5 months as a Global Marketing Graduate at Novo Nordisk. It’s funny, every time I write my title I feel a small, proud energy floating in my body. What a privilege it has been so far! There is no […]
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