External Event - Targetjobs - IT's not just for the boys!

  • 28 November 2022
  • 12:30 - 16:30
  • External
  • Free
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IT’s not just for the boys! That’s why targetjobs has created this employability insight event where you can find out how to secure a graduate job in the tech industry, fast-track your application and network with other women who have a passion for tech.

Meet with some of the best tech employers in the UK who are championing gender equality. Boost your skills in interactive workshops and panel sessions and meet leading women in tech who will be sharing application tips, the stories behind their career paths, industry trends and much more.

IT’s not just for the boys! is an all-day virtual event. All of the sessions are interactive and have been thoroughly planned out to give you the best experience, so you will need to attend them all. Click above to register, then you may be invited for a quick chat over the phone before attending the event – we look forward to speaking with you soon!

Programme

12:30 - 12:45 

Welcome

 

An introduction to the event from targetjobs, which will include a short session highlighting popular career trends and interests from female tech students.

 

 
12:45 - 13:00

Guest speaker - Hosanna Hali aka @thetechcornr

Hosanna will be sharing all her insider tips and knowledge that she has picked up along her journey. She will also be helping to demystify the different roles within the world of tech that could help you to find your path.
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Hosanna is the founder of The Tech Cornr, a platform she created to help inform, inspire and empower people to pursue a career in tech which has been featured in Business Insider and nominated for awards. Hosanna is also an Azure Specialist at Microsoft, her role involves helping enterprise organisations to digitally transform. Hosanna started her career in the technology space over 3 years ago and since has been using her experience to drive cloud innovation within the public sector.

 
13:00 - 13:45

Graduate Panel Q&A

 

 

Students to find out first-hand what their day to day roles entail and how they can follow in their footsteps.

 

 
13:45 - 14:00

Break

14:00 - 14:45

Team Challenge

 

 

A group session designed for you to showcase your communication, decisiveness, team work and presentation skills.

 

 
14:50 - 16:00 

Opportunities and insights

 

 

Speak directly with recruiters to find out their different roles, company cultures, and skills required to succeed.

 

 
16:00 – 16:30

Networking

 

 

Your final chance for conversations with each of the employers.

 

 

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