Jerin facilitated the workshop below, with standing-room only capacity.
Financial Freedom as an Act of Resistance
In this workshop, participants will learn specific skills necessary to land job offers, promotions and salary increases.
Any of the below sound familiar?
I am so sick of having to worry about every penny.
I do so much for this world as an activist, but capitalism says that my work isn’t worth anything.
I know I deserve to make more money.
I dread Sunday nights, at the thought of going back to my toxic job.
I am so sick of the Beckys getting ahead in life with a fraction of my talent.
But, what would I do? Activism doesn’t pay the bills. What could I do that would make people pay me?
We’ll do some exercises on what moves you and figure out a financially sustainable way for you to do what you love and get paid changing the world.
Participants will have the option of sharing their hopes/fears/dreams with other attendees to help them achieve clarity.
We’ll be asked to describe what we do for the rest of our lives -- whether it’s at a networking event, job interview, client consultation or at holiday dinner.
Learning how to craft a concise and authentic way to describe yourself is an essential skill.
It can make the difference in getting a job, landing a client or getting funding.
Participants will have the option of practicing their elevator pitch with other attendees for feedback.
We’ll share some easy fixes for your resume, and have a handout with those tips.
Participants will have the option of sharing resumes with other attendees for feedback.
Participants will leave feeling inspired about their future, with concrete tools they can use to advance in their careers.