Breaking Into Tech at Any Age or Career Stage
27

Tuesday, 27 April

8 9:30 pm EDT

GA San Francisco (Livestream)

Online Class
Livestream
FREE!
Regular Ticket

In Partnership With:

WorkWell logo

Questions? Read our FAQs

Breaking Into Tech at Any Age or Career Stage | April 27

Whitney Cole Photo


Co-Founder, WorkWell

Lucy Basta Photo


Co-Founder, WorkWell

27

Tuesday, 27 April

8 9:30 pm EDT

GA San Francisco (Livestream)

Online Class
Livestream
FREE!
Regular Ticket

In Partnership With:

WorkWell logo

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Event

We’ve worked with thousands of job seekers--many of whom are looking to break into tech for the first time. And when we ask what barriers they perceive about breaking into tech, we hear things like: being too old, being too young, not having enough experience, having too much experience, not wanting to “start over”, and not knowing if there’s space for YOU specifically in the tech industry. The truth? You do belong!

Regardless of your target role or age, we believe there is a place for EVERYONE in the tech industry. That doesn’t mean every company is a match, but the truth is: you don’t need every company to be a match. So whether you are fresh out of an educational program, burnt out in your current career, don’t have a degree, or at the end of your career (and all of the spaces in between), we want you to join us.

So come hang with WorkWell Founders, Whitney and Lucy, for a community-centric workshop that you’ll walk away from with tools, knowledge, and connections to take empowered steps toward your new job in tech. They’ve coached 1000+ people into high-paying tech jobs and know exactly what it takes to land both technical and non-technical roles at a company you are actually excited about!

About the Presenters

Whitney Cole Photo

Co-Founder,
WorkWell

Whitney is the Co-Founder of WorkWell, a Job Search and Interview Skills Accelerator that has supported 1000+ folks break into and thrive in the tech industry. She has 10+ years of experience in the tech industry, including Apple, 2U, and stealth-mode start-ups. She loves guiding job seekers to high paying jobs they are excited about making more money than they thought possible. Whitney knows that believing in and enjoying your work leads to a better life. While delivering the essentials of career advice, all of her coaching incorporates perspective-shifting so that you are empowered to create the life you truly want.

Lucy Basta Photo

Co-Founder,
WorkWell

Lucy has had experience coaching 1000+ people to land jobs in tech in Silicon Valley. She co-founded WorkWell because she believes in the gifts and competence that women and the black/brown community have to positively impact tech. Lucy is an integral Life Coach and has worked at Apple creating trainings for their teams in respect to Empathy, cultivating a culture of feedback, and many other areas vital to building and sustaining an inclusive culture where everyone belongs.

About Our Partners

WorkWell

WorkWell's Founders, Lucy Basta and Whitney Cole, have coached 1000+ marketing and sales professionals, lawyers, engineers, product managers, customer success and finance folks, and more to successfully land jobs in high paying tech companies, including Apple, Google, Microsoft, LinkedIn, Tesla, Airbnb and dozens of other industry leaders. They excel in supporting job seekers effectively break into tech from industries such as retail, education, hospitality, healthcare, and non-profit.

WorkWell’s programs are designed to guide clients to identify their unique value add in today’s market to land the most competitive job offers in tech. Through WorkWell’s programs, clients will create an effective job search plan, master the skill of interviewing, and build their networks to powerfully land their dream jobs, all while developing essential interpersonal skills that will empower them to thrive for the rest of their careers. Learn more about WorkWell: www.weworkwell.io.

Coaching has been a transformational tool in their lives and allows them to be of service to others in a deeply meaningful way. What continues to drive them is witnessing their clients develop, embody their power and flourish! They believe that a fulfilling career that pays well has a massive impact on all areas of life and are motivated to help others achieve results in this space.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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