Pathways to Tech

Pathways to Tech is a series of learning events that connects communities of color with advice from tech industry professionals. Sessions are designed for underrepresented students of color enrolled in college or a training program and actively preparing for a career in tech.

Upcoming Sessions

Putting Your Best Face Forward: Managing Your Online Presence

Wednesday, June 10
12 – 1 Pacific | 3 – 4 Eastern
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Many employers will use your digital footprint to learn more about you as a professional and a person. What message is your online presence sending? Join us for a panel discussion and Q&A session about managing your personal brand online. We’ll address: 

  • Strategies to help recruiters notice you
  • The importance of consistency across social media and other online outlets
  • Distinguishing between public and “private” social media posts
  • How potential employers can gain insight about your personality, work ethic, and values

Panelists

  • Paul Lim, Digital Content Manager, Kapor Center
  • Miyishia Slay, Product Marketing Lead, LinkedIn
  • Jossie Haines, Sr Director, Platform Engineering, Tile

Other sessions to be announced:

-Warm Intros: Building Relationships to Network Your Way Into Tech – June 24
-Good on Paper: Make Your Resume Sing Like Beyoncé – Date TBA
Understanding the applicant tracking systems: Tips to consider before applying online – Date TBA