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WEBINAR: BREAKING TRADITIONS: TRANSITIONING TO A CAREER IN TECH AND DESIGN

November 2, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Interested in transitioning to a career in technology and design but not sure where to start? Regardless of your background, making a career change to the tech/design field is possible with the right mindset, tools, and resources. In this webinar, we will discuss non-traditional ways to entering the tech/design field and how career changers can leverage their current skill set and experience to start their transition. We will also identify opportunities for under-represented groups when seeking to enter the field.

After completing this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Gain a better understanding of the various avenues for entering the tech/design field as a career changer
  • Start developing a plan of action for transitioning based on their skills and experience
  • Recognize opportunities for diversity and inclusion in the tech/design field

Our guest speaker, Rachelle Jackson, is a UGA graduate who is a solutions-driven problem solver with a desire to do work that really speaks to who she is at her best — which is being creative, analytical, and curious. She is a User Experience (UX) Designer at Verizon Telematics, a business unit within Verizon’s Internet of Things (IoT) organization, where she designs web and mobile interfaces for connected driving experiences.

This webinar is open to both alumni and students. Click here to sign up!

Details

Date:
November 2, 2016
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Organizer

UGA Career Center
Email:
kdewald@uga.edu

Other

Event Contact
(706) 542-3375
Registration
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6498177869101017858

Details

Date:
November 2, 2016
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Categories:
, ,

Organizer

UGA Career Center
Email:
kdewald@uga.edu

Other

Event Contact
(706) 542-3375
Registration
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6498177869101017858

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