Get Money / Get Paid

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Everyone will have the opportunity to attend each workshop with two sessions in the morning and one session after lunch. 


Welcome Breakfast
8:30-9am

Pastries and coffee. And more coffee.

Key takeaways include: 

  • Meet other badass women
  • Find a collaborator/new job/best friend
  • Get caffeinated
 

Workshop: Get Paid
9am-10:05am / 10:15-11:20am 

Whether you're negotiating your salary at a new job or angling for a raise at your current one, this workshop will give you all the tools you need to make more money. The session will include breakouts for mock negotiations as well as scripts you can take to practice on your own.

Key takeaways include:

  •  How to manage anxiety 
  • Understand the factors that go into pricing yourself
  • Determine your ask 
  • Prepare your talking points 
 

Workshop: Get Rich
9am-10:05am / 10:15-11:20am 

In this workshop, we'll cut through financial jargon and boil it down to what you need to know so you can make smart decisions with your money. You've fought hard for your money so make sure you protect it.

 

Key takeaways include:

  • Basics of saving and breaking the cycle of living paycheck-to-paycheck 
  • Why budgeting doesn't work and what to do instead
  • How to merge finances with a significant other
  • Making your money work harder for you (a.k.a when and how to get started with investing.)

Ladies Who Lunch
11:30-12:30pm

We've asked other women's organizations to host mini-roundtables so you can learn how to get involved and support the sisterhood. *Lunch is included in the ticket + there will be options available for all diets.*

Organizations include:

 

Workshop: Stay Sane
12:45-1:30pm

It can sometimes be a struggle to self-care. In this workshop, we'll teach you ways to prevent burnout and practical tools to deal with a stressful work environment.

 Presented by Well+Good. 

Key takeaways include:

  • How to recognize warning signs of burnout
  • Understand what's going on in your brain when you're stressed
  • Practice mindfulness techniques
  • How to handle challenging situations or people

Roundtable: Get Promoted
1:40-2:55pm

Women are the majority of today's college graduates yet less than 22% make it past middle management. Hear from women who've made it to the top about how they got there so you can too.

Key takeaways include:

  • How to get yourself on the leadership track
  • What qualities make a good leader
  • How to make the case that you're ready for a promotion
 

Talk: Stay Strong
3-3:45pm

This session will be all about how to deal with the haters and let things roll off your back. We'll be interviewing Rachel Sklar, the co-founder of TheLi.st and Change The Ratio, to learn how she's dealt with the backlash she's received while fighting for gender equality. 

 

Key takeaways include:

  • How to not take things personally
  • How to make a comeback from failure 
  • How to go high when they go low

Snack Break
3:50-4:15pm

Taking over the world makes us hungry. A girl's gotta eat!


Town Hall: Speak Up
4:20-6pm

We'll talk with Black queer American Muslim activist Blair Imani about how to speak up for your sisters and yourself. Blair is the Civic Action & Campaign Lead at DoSomething.org, the largest tech company exclusively for young people and social change. Then we'll hear from other women who have spoken up, despite personal and professional ramifications.

Key takeaways include:

  • How to be an ally
  • How to effectuate change through speaking up
  • Ways to support other women

Closing Cocktails  
6-6:30pm

We'll cheers to ourselves and to each other. We made it!