DETROIT REBOOT CONNECT

ABOUT

ReBoot Connect is our continuing professional development program for all women intent on growing their workplace tech skills, network, and confidence. Whether you are restarting your career, are in the process of discernment, or are already working, ReBoot Connect is here to keep you current, connected, and confident. ReBoot Connect chapters meet a minimum of twice a month to listen to speakers, hold workshops and host networking events. Topics range from learning hands-on tech skills to figuring out your passion and purpose, and everything in between.

Some topics we plan to cover include:

  • Back to Work Panel
  • Designing Your Own Job
  • LinkedIn – Perfecting Your Profile
  • Finding Your Passion
  • Effective Resumes
  • Strengthfinders
  • Interview Skills
  • Computer Skills Refresh
  • Entrepreneurship

Have questions? Want to learn more? Contact us!

    UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

    Tuesday, June 20th, 5:30-8:00pm

    ReBoot Connect Informational Happy Hour

    Location – The Bird & The Bread, 210 S. Old Woodward Ave, Birmingham

    Time to get together, grab a glass of wine and chat! We look forward to seeing you at our learning events, but we would love some more time for socializing and to let you know about our plans for the fall. Please join us!

    COMING THIS FALL

    Thursday, September 14th Strengthsfinder Overview

    Speaker: Maureen Monte, Strengths Based Success Coach
    Location and time: TBD

    Learn about strategies for identifying your talents using the Strengthsfinders approach. You will also better understand how you can leverage your strengths to stand out during the job search process.

    Tuesday, Sept 26th Designing Your Ideal Job

    Speaker: Ursula Adams, Executive Coach and Founder of the SheHive @ The SheHive, 1840 Hilton Road, Ste. 101, Ferndale, MI
    Whether returning to the workforce for the first time in years, or pivoting your career, you don’t have to settle for arole that feels more like a j-o-b than passionate and exciting work. Join SheHive founder, Ursula Adams, for a discussion on how you can uncover the skills, passions and strengths that lead to a career – and life – you have always aspired for.

    Tuesday, October 10th, Rev-up Your Resume

    Find effective ways to update your resume to reflect the valuable skills and experience you bring to the job market.

    Thursday, October 26th, Excel ReFresh

    Review the basics of spreadsheets and how to organize, analyze, and present data. Two-hour session with a certified Microsoft instructor.

    Thursday, November 2nd, Networking 101

    Develop key networking skills such as how to work a room and the best ways to utilize current and new contacts to advance your goals.

    Tuesday, November 7th, Mindfulness

    Learn how to use Mindfulness to manage stress and insecurity during the ReBoot process

    Monday, December 4th Get LinkedIn

    Learn the key characteristics of effective LinkedIn profiles. Build a power profile that matches your goals. Increase your all-important network.

    Monday, December 11th Powerpoint ReFresh

    Review the fundamentals of creating effective presentations. Learn about new features and tips in a two-hour session with a certified Microsoft instructor.

    Future Club ReBoot Detroit events may include: Branding Yourself, Social Media Best Practices, Google Suite Tools, Entrepreneurship Panel and more. We will incorporate member feedback into future programming. All programming dates and topics subject to change based on speaker availability and interest.

    Need to ReBoot fast? Are you mentally ready to return to the workforce, but just need to update your skills? Come and take the plunge! ReBoot Accel has created more intensive programs including a two day “Bootcamp” and a robust five day “Immersion.” These programs offer a carefully curated curriculum enabling you to learn and practice essential office and job search tech skills while building long-lasting networks and confidence. We are planning to offer an accelerator in Detroit in 2018.