What we're about

This is a group for young professionals in NYC that are looking for networking opportunities that are fun and useful at the same time. We host speaking series, one-on-one young professional career support and advice sessions and networking drinks.

Find out more about the start-up behind this group here - www.thelighthouse.us

Upcoming events (5)

thelighthouse Virtual Career Growth Lunch Series

Needs a location

Weekly career growth conversations with real professionals sharing actionable and relatable advice, resources, and insights. RSVP on Zoom webinar link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_lv-0m20XQniJNyHi-gejyw ----- While travel may have come to a halt, we want to make sure that your career does not. We're all experiencing an unprecedented amount of change in our personal and professional lives as a result of COVID-19. That's why we are launching thelighthouse Career Lunch Series. Together, we'll help answer the questions: How do I protect my job today? How do I navigate a layoff? How can I prepare myself for the future? With this series, our goal is to: - Support those whose careers are impacted by COVID-19 by sharing actionable tools, guidance, and advice to move forward - Support the professionals still in their jobs with their career development as this pandemic has shown us the importance of future-proofing yourself and your career How it will work: Every week, we will interview professional leaders across a variety of industries to learn how they got to where they are today, and deep dive on certain topics including: advocating for yourself at work, navigating layoffs, transitioning industries, asking for a raise, managing up, finding purpose at work, and more. HOW TO GET INVOLVED: As an attendee: -RSVP on the ZoomWebinar page or sign up to our newsletter to be notified of upcoming events here: https://bit.ly/3aca80G -To request a topic or speaker let us know here: https://bit.ly/34BnXEI As a speaker: -If you want to pay it forward and share the insights you’ve gained from your own career experience to help others and be featured, apply here: https://bit.ly/2XBBPgW UPCOMING EVENTS: - 7/10 at 12pm EST: Michelle Godfrey, Sr. Marketing Manager will cover: networking, finding joy at work, and navigating downsizes - 7/17 at 12pm EST: Brittany Keith, Staff Product Manager at Tesla will cover: finding your voice as a quiet leader, her role as a Product Manager at Tesla, and asking for what you want at work - 7/24 at 12pm EST: Mita Mallick, Head of Diversity and Cross Cultural Marketing at Unilever will cover: making yourself essential at work, finding your voice as a "shy" leader, building your personal brand inside and outside of your company - 7/31 at 12pm EST: Allison Vorsatz, Sr. Sales Director at FairyGodBoss will cover: career breaks, careers in sales, advocating for yourself at work Past events: - 7/2 at 1pm EST: Ankur Batnaghar, Growth Marketing Consultant will cover Improving productivity and time management, Building Growth Marketing skills sets, managing up and down. - 6/24 at 1pm EST: Navi Kahlon, Principal Program Manager of Creative Operations at Hubspot will discuss getting and negotiating contract work, project/program/product management careers, finding and amplifying your voice in networking and public speaking. Career topics we will cover: -Navigating career transitions -Breaking into industries -Growing your career in a recession -Working remotely -Balancing work and a family -Managing burn-out -Advocating for yourself at work (salary negotiation, promotions) -Managing up -Managing a team -Creating a career strategy -Aligning your career to your values -Deep dives on hot industries/roles including Product Management, E-Commerce, VC, and more To request a topic or type of speaker, let us know here: https://bit.ly/34BnXEI Photo credit: @criene via Twenty20

thelighthouse Virtual Career Growth Lunch Series

Needs a location

Weekly career growth conversations with real professionals sharing actionable and relatable advice, resources, and insights. RSVP on Zoom webinar link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_lv-0m20XQniJNyHi-gejyw ----- While travel may have come to a halt, we want to make sure that your career does not. We're all experiencing an unprecedented amount of change in our personal and professional lives as a result of COVID-19. That's why we are launching thelighthouse Career Lunch Series. Together, we'll help answer the questions: How do I protect my job today? How do I navigate a layoff? How can I prepare myself for the future? With this series, our goal is to: - Support those whose careers are impacted by COVID-19 by sharing actionable tools, guidance, and advice to move forward - Support the professionals still in their jobs with their career development as this pandemic has shown us the importance of future-proofing yourself and your career How it will work: Every week, we will interview professional leaders across a variety of industries to learn how they got to where they are today, and deep dive on certain topics including: advocating for yourself at work, navigating layoffs, transitioning industries, asking for a raise, managing up, finding purpose at work, and more. HOW TO GET INVOLVED: As an attendee: -RSVP on the ZoomWebinar page or sign up to our newsletter to be notified of upcoming events here: https://bit.ly/3aca80G -To request a topic or speaker let us know here: https://bit.ly/34BnXEI As a speaker: -If you want to pay it forward and share the insights you’ve gained from your own career experience to help others and be featured, apply here: https://bit.ly/2XBBPgW UPCOMING EVENTS: - 7/17 at 12pm EST: Brittany Keith, Staff Product Manager at Tesla will cover: finding your voice as a quiet leader, her role as a Product Manager at Tesla, and asking for what you want at work - 7/24 at 12pm EST: Mita Mallick, Head of Diversity and Cross Cultural Marketing at Unilever will cover: making yourself essential at work, finding your voice as a "shy" leader, building your personal brand inside and outside of your company - 7/31 at 12pm EST: Allison Vorsatz, Sr. Sales Director at FairyGodBoss will cover: career breaks, careers in sales, advocating for yourself at work Past events: - 7/10 at 12pm EST: Michelle Godfrey, Sr. Marketing Manager will cover: networking, finding joy at work, and navigating downsizes - 7/2 at 1pm EST: Ankur Batnaghar, Growth Marketing Consultant will cover Improving productivity and time management, Building Growth Marketing skills sets, managing up and down. - 6/24 at 1pm EST: Navi Kahlon, Principal Program Manager of Creative Operations at Hubspot will discuss getting and negotiating contract work, project/program/product management careers, finding and amplifying your voice in networking and public speaking. Career topics we will cover: -Navigating career transitions -Breaking into industries -Growing your career in a recession -Working remotely -Balancing work and a family -Managing burn-out -Advocating for yourself at work (salary negotiation, promotions) -Managing up -Managing a team -Creating a career strategy -Aligning your career to your values -Deep dives on hot industries/roles including Product Management, E-Commerce, VC, and more To request a topic or type of speaker, let us know here: https://bit.ly/34BnXEI Photo credit: @criene via Twenty20

thelighthouse Virtual Career Growth Lunch Series

Needs a location

Weekly career growth conversations with real professionals sharing actionable and relatable advice, resources, and insights. RSVP on Zoom webinar link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_lv-0m20XQniJNyHi-gejyw ----- While travel may have come to a halt, we want to make sure that your career does not. We're all experiencing an unprecedented amount of change in our personal and professional lives as a result of COVID-19. That's why we are launching thelighthouse Career Lunch Series. Together, we'll help answer the questions: How do I protect my job today? How do I navigate a layoff? How can I prepare myself for the future? With this series, our goal is to: - Support those whose careers are impacted by COVID-19 by sharing actionable tools, guidance, and advice to move forward - Support the professionals still in their jobs with their career development as this pandemic has shown us the importance of future-proofing yourself and your career How it will work: Every week, we will interview professional leaders across a variety of industries to learn how they got to where they are today, and deep dive on certain topics including: advocating for yourself at work, navigating layoffs, transitioning industries, asking for a raise, managing up, finding purpose at work, and more. HOW TO GET INVOLVED: As an attendee: -RSVP on the ZoomWebinar page or sign up to our newsletter to be notified of upcoming events here: https://bit.ly/3aca80G -To request a topic or speaker let us know here: https://bit.ly/34BnXEI As a speaker: -If you want to pay it forward and share the insights you’ve gained from your own career experience to help others and be featured, apply here: https://bit.ly/2XBBPgW UPCOMING EVENTS: - 7/24 at 12pm EST: Mita Mallick, Head of Diversity and Cross Cultural Marketing at Unilever will cover: making yourself essential at work, finding your voice as a "shy" leader, building your personal brand inside and outside of your company - 7/31 at 12pm EST: Allison Vorsatz, Sr. Sales Director at FairyGodBoss will cover: career breaks, careers in sales, advocating for yourself at work Past events: - 7/17 at 12pm EST: Brittany Keith, Staff Product Manager at Tesla will cover: finding your voice as a quiet leader, her role as a Product Manager at Tesla, and asking for what you want at work - 7/10 at 12pm EST: Michelle Godfrey, Sr. Marketing Manager will cover: networking, finding joy at work, and navigating downsizes - 7/2 at 1pm EST: Ankur Batnaghar, Growth Marketing Consultant will cover Improving productivity and time management, Building Growth Marketing skills sets, managing up and down. - 6/24 at 1pm EST: Navi Kahlon, Principal Program Manager of Creative Operations at Hubspot will discuss getting and negotiating contract work, project/program/product management careers, finding and amplifying your voice in networking and public speaking. Career topics we will cover: -Navigating career transitions -Breaking into industries -Growing your career in a recession -Working remotely -Balancing work and a family -Managing burn-out -Advocating for yourself at work (salary negotiation, promotions) -Managing up -Managing a team -Creating a career strategy -Aligning your career to your values -Deep dives on hot industries/roles including Product Management, E-Commerce, VC, and more To request a topic or type of speaker, let us know here: https://bit.ly/34BnXEI Photo credit: @criene via Twenty20

thelighthouse Virtual Career Growth Lunch Series

Needs a location

Weekly career growth conversations with real professionals sharing actionable and relatable advice, resources, and insights. RSVP on Zoom webinar link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_lv-0m20XQniJNyHi-gejyw ----- While travel may have come to a halt, we want to make sure that your career does not. We're all experiencing an unprecedented amount of change in our personal and professional lives as a result of COVID-19. That's why we are launching thelighthouse Career Lunch Series. Together, we'll help answer the questions: How do I protect my job today? How do I navigate a layoff? How can I prepare myself for the future? With this series, our goal is to: - Support those whose careers are impacted by COVID-19 by sharing actionable tools, guidance, and advice to move forward - Support the professionals still in their jobs with their career development as this pandemic has shown us the importance of future-proofing yourself and your career How it will work: Every week, we will interview professional leaders across a variety of industries to learn how they got to where they are today, and deep dive on certain topics including: advocating for yourself at work, navigating layoffs, transitioning industries, asking for a raise, managing up, finding purpose at work, and more. HOW TO GET INVOLVED: As an attendee: -RSVP on the ZoomWebinar page or sign up to our newsletter to be notified of upcoming events here: https://bit.ly/3aca80G -To request a topic or speaker let us know here: https://bit.ly/34BnXEI As a speaker: -If you want to pay it forward and share the insights you’ve gained from your own career experience to help others and be featured, apply here: https://bit.ly/2XBBPgW UPCOMING EVENTS: - 7/31 at 12pm EST: Allison Vorsatz, Sr. Sales Director at FairyGodBoss will cover: career breaks, careers in sales, advocating for yourself at work Past events: - 7/24 at 12pm EST: Mita Mallick, Head of Diversity and Cross Cultural Marketing at Unilever will cover: making yourself essential at work, finding your voice as a "shy" leader, building your personal brand inside and outside of your company - 7/17 at 12pm EST: Brittany Keith, Staff Product Manager at Tesla will cover: finding your voice as a quiet leader, her role as a Product Manager at Tesla, and asking for what you want at work - 7/10 at 12pm EST: Michelle Godfrey, Sr. Marketing Manager will cover: networking, finding joy at work, and navigating downsizes - 7/2 at 1pm EST: Ankur Batnaghar, Growth Marketing Consultant will cover Improving productivity and time management, Building Growth Marketing skills sets, managing up and down. - 6/24 at 1pm EST: Navi Kahlon, Principal Program Manager of Creative Operations at Hubspot will discuss getting and negotiating contract work, project/program/product management careers, finding and amplifying your voice in networking and public speaking. Career topics we will cover: -Navigating career transitions -Breaking into industries -Growing your career in a recession -Working remotely -Balancing work and a family -Managing burn-out -Advocating for yourself at work (salary negotiation, promotions) -Managing up -Managing a team -Creating a career strategy -Aligning your career to your values -Deep dives on hot industries/roles including Product Management, E-Commerce, VC, and more To request a topic or type of speaker, let us know here: https://bit.ly/34BnXEI Photo credit: @criene via Twenty20

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