Wednesday, June 7, 2023 7 - 7:45 PM ET

The Secret to Career Success: Building Your Network

Planning your next step after high school can be overwhelming and sometimes it takes a village! You’ve probably heard about networking, but what does it actually mean and how do you do it?

Learn how making connections and building relationships can help kick-start your career exploration. Join BigFuture and LinkedIn to get your questions answered about building your network as a high school student and get concrete advice to help you get started.

Featured Speakers:

Carlos Gonzalez

Carlos Gonzalez

Carlos Gonzalez, a first-generation Mexican American currently working as a Sales and Marketing Operations Associate at Saltbox. He is an alumnus of Climbhire and strongly believes in the power of social capital. With a passion for Sales, Marketing and Salesforce, Carlos combines his skills and multicultural background to drive business growth and ensure efficient operations. He embraces diversity, fosters inclusivity, and actively gives back to his community. With his vibrant personality, unwavering determination, and dedication to success, Carlos is poised to make a lasting impact in the world of sales and marketing.

Jorge Medina

Jordan Medina

Jordan Medina is a senior partnerships manager at LinkedIn, where he builds social impact partnerships focused on building economic mobility for people of color and underserved communities. Prior to LinkedIn, Jordan led Uber’s community relations in the Bay Area. He is an alumnus of the University of Michigan, where he studied sociology. Originally from Michigan, he now calls Harlem home. He is passionate about community, health & wellness, and travel.