Upcoming Events

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Friday, February 10
10:00 am PT / 1:00 pm ET

Job search dos & don’ts: international students edition

Which companies are actually hiring international students? How do I make my application stand out? Get answers to these questions and more from people who’ve been there, done that.
Friday, February 17
10:00 am PT / 1:00 pm ET

Black in business: career advice for young Black professionals

The Black professional experience looks different for everyone, but there is power in learning from the lived experience of others. Join us to hear inspiring insights and advice for Black professionals starting out on their careers.
Thursday, February 23
11:00 am PT / 2:00 pm ET

A Federal Reserve President Gets Real: Lessons on Leadership & the Economy

DYK you don’t need a finance degree to launch a career at the country’s most important economic institution? Join us for an intimate fireside chat with President and CEO Mary Daly, industry trailblazer. Get real insights about what it means to bring your full #unreserved self to work in an industry known for being conservative, what it takes to go from intern to CEO, plus honest advice on how to navigate your career in an uncertain economy.
Friday, March 10
10:00 am PT / 1:00 pm ET

How I got my first job in finance

Hear from real professionals about what it's really like to work in finance, how to secure that first job offer, and how to grow and succeed in the fast-paced finance world.
Friday, March 17
10:00 am PT / 1:00 pm ET

Does your major really matter? Mythbusting the college job search

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the recruiting process and answers to your biggest career questions, like: Does GPA matter? Are cover letters worth the time? Is it ever too early to ask about salary?
Friday, April 7
10:00 am PT / 1:00 pm ET

How I got my first job in data science

What do you do with a degree in data science? Hear from professionals about what it's like to work in data, how to “break into” your first job, and how to grow and succeed on this in-demand career path.
Friday, April 21
10:00 am PT / 1:00 pm ET

How I got my first job in marketing

There’s more to marketing than meets the eye. Hear from marketers across various industries and roles about what it's like to work in marketing, how to get started, and how to succeed in the marketing world.

Past Events

January 2023

Non-techies share how they broke into tech

3 tech workers weigh in on what it takes to work in tech—even if you’re not a coder.
January 2023

Here’s what recruiters have to say about your resume

A recruiter shares the key to making your resume stand out.
October 2022

So you want to work in consulting

What is consulting, and how do you break in?
October 2022

Where to find software engineering roles beyond tech

Your software skills can take you to a huge range of roles and industries.
September 2022

Recruiters demystify the job application process

Recruiters' insights about preparing for the job search, from applications to interviews.
September 2022

Day in the life: Software engineers

Recent grads discuss the tools they use daily, how they found success in their job search, and more.
September 2022

Networking with a purpose, no career experience required

Why, how, and who you should be talking to right now.
August 2022

How to break into tech, whether you’re a coder or not

How to find the right role, impress the recruiter, and ace the interview.

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