2019 Schedule

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Wednesday, Sep 18
2:00pm — 3:30pm
Location TBA
464 attending

HIRED: A Tech Recruiter Panel

So, you're at the top of your game and aspire to take your talents to a high profile tech company or climb the internal ladder. Join Blerd (https://www.meetup.com/blerd-colorado/) for an insightful discussion into the realm of hiring and professional development to present your best self!

The topics will include advice on:
Understanding current trends in hiring internally and externally
Grabbing a recruiter's attention
Starting a career in tech
Personal and professional development coaching
The executive pathways in tech
Getting to and through the interview
Panelists will also cover non-tech roles, diversity in tech, and culture fit

Andrea Ritzer - Executive Coach at Google
Mike Breevort - Director of Software Engineering at Slack
Alicia Jessip - Inclusion & Diversity Manager at TEKsystems
Marc Monestime - Senior Technical Recruiter at Twitter

Join us after the event from 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM at Rino Beer Garden for a happy hour sponsored by Twitter.

Blerd is a Colorado community of black people who work in tech now, or hope to in the future. We are designed and built by black nerds (“blerds”) to provide opportunities, advice, and resources for black people in startups and high-growth tech companies.