Date: Wednesday, January 2
Time: 1:00pm EST – 2:30pm EST
Where: Around the world, LIVE on your computer. This is an online/virtual event.
(IMPORTANT: Once you register here you will receive a link with information with how to access the class on Anymeeting.com.)
This class is designed for college students and recent grads who are looking for help finding their place (and a job, perhaps?) in the big city (or any city). Are you struggling to find a job you care about? Getting turned down and you don’t know why? In this class we’ll cover ways to reach out to people, balancing your search with social activities, how to find the best events, and the art of hustle. You’ll leave class feeling confident and prepared to find and meet people who will help you in the next stage of your career. Plus, you’ll have fun!
During class we will:
- Discuss how to stand out in the sea of applicants
- Uncover the best way to get informational interviews (ie meet cool people you admire)
- Learn why going out is as important as emailing resumes
- and more!
Classes consist of about 60 minutes on the presentation, with the rest of the time for application of what you’ve learned and Q&A.
“Emily is a great teacher because she’s genuine and passionate about what she’s talking about.”
“I made a couple new friends/contacts! I was surprised how effective a virtual event could be.”
“I love NY Creative Interns events because they teach professional principles while being light-hearted and casual. Everything is easier when you feel like you’re in a comfortable and welcoming environment.”
“Emily has tons of first hand experience when it comes to networking and making connections. This class provided some GREAT advice on all sorts of things from how to meet new people, find cool events or how to write an efficient email. The best part was Emily had many personal anecdotes throughout the class that she would share. I would definitely recommend this class to a recent graduate, it really gets you in the mindset you need to start reaching out and get stuff done!”
THIS IS A VIRTUAL CLASS and will take place ONLINE. Once you register here you will receive a link with information as how to register to access the class on Anymeeting.com.
Event Leader: Emily Miethner: Founder, President, NY Creative Interns
Emily has spoken about the power of social media and networking at numerous colleges, conferences, and events including Columbia University, New York University, SXSW Interactive, and Social Media Week. After graduating in May 2010 Emily interned at Gawker.TV and Flavorpill, landing her first full time gig in July at Sterling Publishing as the Social Media Marketing Coordinator. A year later she moved on to take on a new role at RecordSetter.com as the Community Manager. Currently, Emily is focusing on building NY Creative Interns while working as a Freelance Community Manager and Social Media Strategist.
Emily has met tons of incredibly inspiring people since her transition from college to the “real world” and aims to erase negativity from the phrase “it’s all about who you know.” After all, it is, but that isn’t a bad thing. Life is about the people you meet and the things you create with them. Find her on Twitter and LinkedIn.