JAWA Virtual Future Ready Workshop with Avanade

Are you a high school student looking to enhance your personal brand and interview skills? JA is partnering with business solutions experts Avanade to bring you two, no-cost 2-hour workshops in which you’ll engage in mock interviews, and learn about the concept of a personal brand and how to differentiate yourself in a positive way.

Date: Wednesday, April 28
Time: 4-6pm
Platform: Zoom

If you’re an educator looking to sign up your classroom, please reach out to VP of Programs Munira Sheriff.

Workshop Breakouts

Students will be provided with light pre-work in preparation for the workshop.

Personal Branding & Elevator Pitches

In small groups, students and volunteers share ideas about personal brands and practice sharing elevator pitches to the group.

Interview Roundtable

Volunteers and students review interview scenarios provided by JA and Avanade staff provide feedback.

Interview Role Play

Students role play interview scenarios and process the experience afterwards with help and feedback from volunteers and Avanade staff.

“Working on an elevator pitch helped me find the words to describe my interests! Having this knowledge was very helpful when filling out college applications.”
— Milo Hinke, former Avanade Workshop high school participant

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