conNEXTions program

New in 2020 – conNEXTions will run the entire program virtually.

With Covid-19 and no vaccine yet, we want everyone to be safe and still provide our valuable program. We will run the entire program virtually and can supply laptops/equipment and internet access for all mentees. Apply to join our free 6 month program.

Deadline to apply is July 15th.

 

 

MENTORING

We match you with a mentor and connect you with professionals in the community that can help you advance your career goals.

NETWORKING

We teach you networking skills and create events for you to practice these skills.  Unlike other networking memberships or programs, there are no fees for underrepresented young adults so that you can focus on achieving your dreams.

PERSONAL & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

We provide workshops to help you with your personal and professional development such as financial literacy, confidence building, resume writing, interviewing skills and more!

 

We also provide transportation, one-on-one financial coaching and partner with companies to offer career tours and opportunities.

2020 PROGRAM SCHEDULE 

JULY

           25th Mentee Orientation/SMART Goals

AUGUST

           8th Myers Briggs

           22nd Self Branding/Networking

SEPTEMBER

           12th Marketing/Small Business or Nonprofit Set-Up

           26th Money Management/Student Loans & Financial Aid

OCTOBER

           10th Intro to Investing

           24th Credit Workshop

NOVEMBER

           7th Resume Writing

           21st Interviewing Skills/Salary Negotiation

DECEMBER

           5th Real World Workshop

(Car/Home Purchase, Taxes & Insurance)

           12th conNEXTions graduation celebration!

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