OpenWest 2018 · June 7 – 9th · Sandy, Utah

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.