thelighthouse x LaToya Joy Westbrooks, UX Researcher @ Facebook
In this lighthouse session, we sit down with LaToya Joy Westbrooks, Senior UX Researcher @ Facebook. We cover: - breaking in and growing a career in UX Research, - identifying and developing a personal brand, - balancing your day job and passion projects / side businesses
thelighthouse x Chase Ross Emanuel, Business Development @ Carta
In this lighthouse session, we sit down with Chase Ross Emanuel, Business Development at Carta. We cover: - how to navigate a career transition from the public to the private sector, - growing a career in business development, and - how to develop your own business development skills.
How to Future Proof Your Career
Hosted by thelighthouse and General Assembly. Careers are changing faster than ever – today, the average professional will work across multiple industries, roles, companies, and geographies in their career. Not only are we navigating an unprecedented amount of change in our careers, but we’re also told that the jobs that we will have 20 years from now don’t even exist today. So how do we prepare? How can we ensure that we have the skills, experience, insight, and network to thrive in the fast-changing world of work? On January 15th, we brought together industry leaders to talk about how you can future proof yourself and your career.
thelighthouse x Willis Stebbins, Customer Success @ Slack
In this lighthouse session, we sit down with Willis Stebbins, Customer Success at Slack. In the conversation, we cover: - breaking into the tech industry - diving deep on a career in Customer Success - advocating for yourself at work and navigating promotion conversations
thelighthouse x James Shalhoub, Entrepreneur in Residence
We sat down with James Shalhoub, Entrepreneur in Residence at Innovation Department. James shared: - how he transitioned from banking to tech, - actionable advice on how to advocate for yourself at work when it comes to salary negotiation - what being an Entrepreneur in Residence really means.