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General Assembly Australia is passionate about supporting women in tech.

Join us for a diverse variety of inspirational career panels, coding, python and data science workshops.

All our events are free, all you need is a yourself and a laptop to attend.

You can find General Assembly's full list of free upcoming events to give you a headstart on career, business and life here: https://generalassemb.ly/education?format=events

Upcoming events (3)

CAREER GYM: CAREERS, SWEAT & TEARS - FINDING A JOB IN 2021

Online event

> Free event, RSVP essential http://ga.co/careerssweatandtears This session is part of GA's Career Gym , a series to help you train your networking skills, strengthen your skillset, and energise your career prospects! 2020 was a nightmare year of redundancies, recession and reduced opportunities for those charting a new career path. But with the right mixture of resilience, sweat and tears, our panel of career changers from 2020 showed that anything is possible! If you're considering a career transition in 2021 or just curious about the job search in a remote world, join us as we dig into the highs and lows of the jobs search, learn what worked and what didn't and where to even begin on a career transition in a remote world. Takeaways - How to start a career transition in a post-COVID world - The highs and lows of remote learning - Staying motivated and building resilience in the job search - What worked and what didn't in landing their new job - How to get onboarded remotely like a pro Preparation - This event is taken completely online. - We will provide a link to the platform on the day of the session. - You will need a computer and a strong internet connection.

CAREER GYM: HOW TO BUILD YOUR SIDE HUSTLE STAMINA

Online event

> Free event, RSVP essential http://ga.co/stamina This session is part of GA's Career Gym , a series to help you train your networking skills, strengthen your skillset, and energise your career prospects! Have you been sitting on an idea for a while but haven’t had time, money or confidence to start it? Wanting to branch out on your own and create something is a very common desire – yet so few of us act on it, because of our other commitments. This event will give you tools, tricks and inspiration to explore that entrepreneurial itch alongside your current day to day. Here's what you can expect: - Ideas: How do you form them? How do you choose which one to work on? - Building: How do you build a first version of an idea with minimal time and money? - Hustle: How do you keep up momentum and create opportunities for your new business whilst working full time? Preparation - This event is taken completely online. - We will provide a link to the platform on the day of the session. - You will need a computer and a strong internet connection. If you have any questions or don't receive the link to the session, please reach out to [masked]. --------------------------------------- IMPORTANT UPDATE TO SESSION FORMAT REGARDING COVID-19 In light of the evolving COVID-19 situation, we have put in place precautionary measures to keep our community safe. As we all make sense of the evolving situation, General Assembly is guided by two priorities: ensuring safety and health while minimising disruption to our learners. We are delivering all programs in a remote learning environment and temporarily closing our campus facilities. This session will therefore be taking place live and online and instructions will be sent to those who sign up on how to prepare and log in for the session. RSVP: http://ga.co/stamina ---------------------------------------

CAREER GYM: INTERVIEWS MADE EASY PRESENTED BY F*CK BEING HUMBLE

> Free event, RSVP essential http://ga.co/interviewsmadeeasymelb This session is part of GA's Career Gym , a series to help you train your networking skills, strengthen your skillset, and energise your career prospects! Struggling to prep for an interview? Do you dread bigging yourself up and celebrating your achievements? Founder and author of F*ck Being Humble Stefanie Sword-Williams, has got everything you need to hype yourself up for your next job interview. In this interview skills workshop, we will dive into the best tactics and tips to make sure you stand out for all the right reasons. Interviews can be tricky at the best of times, so we'll help guide you on how to showcase your unique skills, most relevant work experience, and how to make sure the interviewer truly understands why you're worth investing in. We'll also talk through how to build a rapport with potential employers. Follow F*ck Being Humble on Instagram and Twitter for regular tips on self-promotion and buy F*ck Being Humble: Why self-promotion is a dirty word to help cheerlead you at all stages of your career. Takeaways - How to prepare and show off your expertise - How to present yourself and your offering confidently - How to make a good impression virtually - How to build a rapport with people - How to celebrate your successes without sounding arrogant - How to handle those dreaded trick questions - How to follow up effectively and stay remembered Preparation - This event is taken completely online. - We will provide a link to the platform on the day of the session. - You will need a computer and a strong internet connection. If you have any questions or don't receive the link to the session, please reach out to [masked]. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ IMPORTANT UPDATE TO SESSION FORMAT REGARDING COVID-19 In light of the evolving COVID-19 situation, we have put in place precautionary measures to keep our community safe. As we all make sense of the evolving situation, General Assembly is guided by two priorities: ensuring safety and health while minimising disruption to our learners. We are delivering all programs in a remote learning environment and temporarily closing our campus facilities. This session will therefore be taking place live and online and instructions will be sent to those who sign up on how to prepare and log in for the session. RSVP: http://ga.co/interviewsmadeeasymelb ---------------------------------------

Past events (110)

CAREER GYM: STRETCH YOUR NETWORK - WOMEN IN TECH EDITION

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