Industry Panels and Workshops
Panel
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So You Want to Work at a Startup: Breaking into Tech
Panel Moderator
Event Type
Industry Panels and Workshops
Panel
Tracks
Industry
TimeWednesday, September 1612:30pm - 1:15pm
LocationJan Cuny Room
DescriptionThis panel will provide a multi-perspective view to prepare aspiring tech talent (job seekers looking to enter the tech industry workforce) for a career in a tech startup. Featuring insights from professionals working across the tech workforce development sector, we will demystify startup culture and resource attendees with best practices and actionable advice for beginning a successful startup career.

The professionals on this panel are directly involved in the business of preparing and placing professionals into the tech sector. In addition, each of them has a commitment to racial equity, diversity, and inclusion.

Panel topics will include:
- Demystifying startup culture
- Gateway opportunities & initial barriers to startup entry
- Jobseeker positioning and how to put your best self forward
- Technical interviews

After quick panelist introductions, we will dive right into our panel topics while providing as much time as possible for audience Q&A.
Session Organizers
Community Engagement Manager
Director of Talent
Panel Moderator
Community Engagement Manager
Panelists