Diversity Summit · June 7, 5p – 9p
There are many challenges faced in the workplace. From leaving the workforce to be the primary caregiver, to less than professional work environment; we need to craft our careers to be resilient and flexible to our needs.
Join us as we examine common obstacles faced by professionals and strategize solutions.
Case Study 1 – All that glitters is not gold
Madison* is an enthusiastic IT professional just starting her career. With a very successful internship under her belt, she secures a wonderful job at a local technology company. While C-level executives are excited to have her, she quickly finds coworkers aren’t.
*not her real name
Case Study 2 – Rising to the challenge
Tiffany left her career to raise a family. After 13 years later, she decides she’s ready to return but is intimidated by the changes in industry and lack of current experience. She leverages a part time job and some college classes to a great job in IT.