About the Webinar
Do you feel stuck in a career you really don’t love? Do you wish you were earning more (and know that you’re worth it!)? Do you need or want a more flexible job (imagine working remotely from anywhere!)?
Whatever situation you’re in now, you’ve probably thought about a career change. But, if you don’t know how to make the switch, you might think that finding a job that’s fun and interesting, pays well, and fits with your life might just be a fantasy.
The three experts in this webinar are here to show you the truth – you can turn your career dreams into reality. To prove it, they’ll share their own career change stories with you and also walk you through what you need to do to start your own career change today. You’ll find out the practical steps to take now to make yourself a top-rated job applicant and land that amazing position you’ve been hoping for – all in just a few short weeks.
- What skills will give you the best shot at a career transformation
- What the most effective ways to network are
- How to market yourself to stand out in a new industry
- How to have a successful job search, even if you’re working full-time
Co-founder & CEO of Fairygodboss
Georgene created Fairygodboss, the largest online career community for women, to offer free career advice, company reviews, and support to job seekers. She worked in law, finance, operations, and even venture capital before she discovered that entrepreneurship was the right path for her.
CEO of A Book Apart & podcast host of No, You Go
Katel manages A Book Apart, a successful independent book publisher for “folks who work on the web”. Katel previously worked for National Geographic as their director of photography but moved into the book business when she decided (after taking a Skillcrush class!) that she needed more from her work.
Career coach, author, investor & podcast host of You Turn
Ashely runs the Job Offer Academy (formerly called the Limitless Career Lab), a course that helps women with the job hunt, and she’s also invested in the ghostwriting house CAKE. She started her working life as a defense contractor but, when she realized that wasn’t the right fit, she found fulfillment in supporting and preparing people to look for jobs they love.
Kelli worked in international logistics and then freelanced for years as a corporate language trainer and translator before following her passion and making a career change into tech - in her mid-40's!
She was both one of the first Skillcrush students and one of the first Skillcrush team members, starting as our customer support manager and now serving as our Operations (aka HR) Manager, a writer for our blog, and a career counselor.
Kelli is a Texan living in Finland who loves tech, podcasts, Corgis, emoji, gifs, and, most of all, practicing for and going to catalan style line dancing events all around Europe.