Past Meetup

New Year, New Career: Resume Workshop & Mock Interviews

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Capital Factory + The DEC

3102 Oak Lawn Ave · Dallas, tx

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Parking is available in the parking garage next to the building for $3/hour.

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- About the Event -
Are you on the job hunt and want to improve your skills? Perhaps you are casually looking, and want to make sure you're putting your best foot forward. Even if your resume just needs a second set of eyes, this is the event for you!

Join this panel of highly-qualified women in technology for an evening of Resume Review & Mock Interviews.

- What To Bring -
Please bring several physical copies of your resume to be reviewed by our panel. Some might want to write on your resume, so you'll want extra copies! Optional: Feel free to bring your laptop if you'd like our resume reviewers to also check out your LinkedIn profile. WiFi will be available for attendees.

- What to Wear -
Dress to impress! You'll want to put your best foot forward for this event. Wear what you would normally wear to an interview.

Meet our Panel...

- Vanessa -
Vanessa was born and raised in Colombia and moved to sunny Miami 12 years ago. Vanessa went to school at the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale for graphic design. In 2016 she decided to follow a new passion for web development and moved to Dallas to attend DevMountain. She currently works at Alkami Technology.

- Bri -
Bri is the Founder of Women’s Technology Coalition and is an independent Professional Services Consultant building TBO Ventures, LLC. Recently, she was with Zyston, a cybersecurity advisory firm, which she joined on day on as an Account Executive and helped them grow to over a $10 million dollar business in just two years.
She has given large audience workshops and presentations on ""How to Recruit and Hire Top Talent"" and most recently delivered a talk at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas on, "The Fundamentals of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency". Bri is passionate about sharing her insights on career search tactics, interview preparation and salary negotiation, especially as it relates to the Dallas technology market.

- Grace -
Grace is an Art Director in the User Experience practice at Credera. She has over 9 years of experience in visual design, digital marketing, and eCommerce project management. She is passionate about serving people and storytelling. She enjoys problem-solving, cooking, fine dining, exploring new destinations with her husband, Charles, and cuddling their two pups, Maximus and Michelin.

- Courtney -
Courtney has over 8 years of experience in technical recruiting with emphasis in recruitment marketing and employer brand. She is currently a Manager of Corporate Recruiting at Alkami Technology leading all talent acquisition initiatives and programs.

- Kathryn -
Kathryn Reagan is a software consultant for ThoughtWorks, a company that works across industries to solve client’s toughest challenges creatively and create organizational transformation. She is a software developer and changemaker, working with clients to establish best development and team practices. Her passions lie in technology education and social and economic justice, and finding the intersection between those two passions.

- Johna -
Johna graduated from Southern Methodist University in 2016 where she studied computer science and psychology. She’s been working at Credera since graduation as a technology consultant and full-stack developer, working alongside client teams to help them tackle their technical challenges.

- Caree -
Caree began as a freelance web developer and later transitioned into a full time front end role. She now works at Creative Market as an Engineering Manager over their UI/UX department. She has a deep passion for user experiences and design and loves web animations and just about anything to do with JavaScript. When she's not working, she's in school earning her B.S. Software Development, organizing events as a Women Who Code Director, and hanging out with her husband and dog.