Ever think about diversity in the workplace? Hopefully your answer is yes! If not, maybe it's time to put it on your radar Diversity in the workplace is a huge factor in the decision making process when looking for a new job.
Open your eyes- diversity & inclusion is the here to stay! Are you ready for the next step?
Best Practices: Attracting, Hiring & Maintaining a Diverse Tech Team will be centered around the topic of diversity in tech hiring.
We're aiming to tackle the subjects revolving around the entire process of how companies-specifically their tech teams- attract diverse talent, interview diverse talent effectively, make offer/hire diverse talent, & then maintain diverse tech teams.
Have a burning diversity & inclusion question you want to ask our panel? Comment below!
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Meet our Speakers:
Samantha King, Division Manager at Motion Recruitment Partners.
Samantha King has been assisting companies grow from start-up to enterprise over 10 years of her recruiting & sales career. As the Division Manager of Motion Recruitment, she has had the opportunity to advise & impact recruitment process & growth strategies, & to use her industry knowledge to serve a larger audience on BBC World News, VentureBeat & as a moderator for panels on Women in Technology & The Internet of Things. Her team at Motion Recruitment strives to provide a unique & consultative approach to recruiting, providing specialized & localized team based services to their clients & candidates. As founders of Tech In Motion, Motion Recruitment aims to provide a unique & open forum for networking & learning to the tech community across the United States & Canada. Samantha has a BBA from The George Washington University & grew up in Maryland before moving to New York where she resides in the East Village.
Meet our Panelists:
She is the Founder & CTO of FlyTechnista, a mobile app which provides women & girls with direct access to highly-curated education, employment, & entrepreneurship opportunities in technology; the Founder of STEEAMnista, a non-profit that seeks to increase the participation, visibility, & leadership of women across S.T.E.A.M. (science, technology, engineering, arts, math), entrepreneurship, & makers; both initiatives have been in partnership with The White House in 2016; the Founder & Managing Partner at FemX Ventures, a private fund & launchpad for female founders; & author of ebook Learn, Lead, Launch: A FlyTehnista's Guide to Tech FLY & Hustle FLY.
More panelists to be announced!