People traveled from beyond the tri-state area; from Toronto, Texas, Pennsylvania, California, Alabama, and Boston, just for our event. They gained insight and heard stories from 40+ speakers from the most innovative companies and organizations in New York. We achieved our goal, inspiring “career optimism” in all our of our attendees by giving them actionable steps to make things happen.
Find and Follow Your Passion by NY Creative Interns
On Saturday, April 21, over 250 creative college students, recent grads, and professionals gathered in the beautiful Fine Arts Building at School of Visual Arts to discuss tools and tips for launching your dream career.
Storified by Emily Miethner · Wed, Apr 25 2012 07:56:39
Helping creative workers find the right jobApr 3, 2012 … Then, she founded NY Creative Interns in Manhattan, a meetup … April 21 in Manhattan for the creative crowd — Find a…
Story in Newsday about the beginnings of NY Creative Interns.
#FindPassion volunteers hard at work packing tote bagsnycinterns
Our amazing volunteer team putting together your goodie bags.
Super grateful for #findpassion sponsors & venue @SVA_Newsnycinterns
We we’re thrilled to be hosted in the beautiful state-of-the-art Fine Arts Building at School of Visual Arts.
Thx to #findpassion sponsors @vitaminwaternycinterns
Vitamin water kept our attendees hydrated through out the day.
Got my new business cards, all set for Saturday’s #FindPassion Conference!! #soexcited :) http://pic.twitter.com/XySlKLoGmegsfrantz
Emily is Founder and CEO of FindSpark. Passionate about the power of social media and networking; Emily has spoken at numerous colleges, conferences, and events including The International Youth Leaders Assembly at The United Nations, SXSW Interactive, Internet Week, Mediabistro's Social Media Bootcamp, Time Inc, Columbia University, and New York University, among others.
Emily is also an adjunct professor, teaching social media and career courses at multiple colleges.
Learn more about having Emily speak at your next event and follow her on twitter @EmilyMiethner.