Virtual Workshop: Technology and the Post-Pandemic Workforce with Charlie Oliver
Hosted by Dress for Success
The COVID19 pandemic has completely changed how companies are prioritizing digital transformation strategies to meet the demands of an entirely new world. Everything has changed and will continue to change significantly in the coming year. How has the role of technology in business changed due to the pandemic and how can people prepare for the NEW workforce?
This one-hour, virtual strategy workshop, taking place Friday, May 22 (3pm-4pm), will show you how to develop a concise, realistic roadmap to forging your own unique and powerful path in tech. Whether you’re new to tech, experienced and trying to pivot in your career, launching a tech startup, or transitioning from a completely different industry to tech, this workshop will provide the information and thought-provoking exercises to help you take your crucial next steps.
Guest instructor, Charlie Oliver (CEO of Tech 2025), will share how we should be thinking about technology in the workplace now and where the opportunities are for future-proof careers in technology.
The goal of this workshop is to not just prepare for the technological future, but to guide you on how to build an infrastructure of continuous learning, and a powerful support system, that will enable you to DEFINE and create the future you want!
Participants will learn:
- How to develop a concise, realistic roadmap to forging your own unique and powerful path in tech. (even without having a tech background);
- Which tech skills will be in demand in the coming years;
- Best practices and guidelines to develop an upskilling strategy that will get those interviews and lucrative opportunities.
This workshop is being hosted by Dress for Success (a global, non-profit organization whose mission is to empower women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life). Everyone is welcome to attend this free virtual workshop.
About Charlie Oliver
Charlie launched Served Fresh Media in 2009 to help companies transition to digital platforms. Charlie and her team provide enterprise companies with digital marketing strategy, events marketing, and product development services. In January 2017, driven by a passion to help the public to understand and participate actively in the next technological revolution, she launched Tech 2025 -- an innovation community and platform for professionals to learn about the next wave of disruptive, emerging technologies, with an emphasis on problem-solving.
Having produced over 80 events since they launched, coupled with providing professional services, Tech 2025 has quickly gained a reputation for helping professionals and companies to understand and embrace emerging technologies and the whirlwind changes they bring, and to strategize for the future impact of accelerating innovation.
About Dress for Success
Dress for Success is a global not-for-profit organization that empowers women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.
Since starting operations in 1997, Dress for Success has expanded to almost 150 cities in 25 countries and has helped more than 1.2 million women work towards self-sufficiency. Find your local affiliate here and discover how you can donate clothes, support the organization financially, get involved as a volunteer or help in other ways. If we are not operating in your community yet, learn how to start a Dress for Success in your area!