Strengthening the diversity of the Twin Cities tech ecosystem

About Jumpstart:

Jumpstart is a talent-focused initiative by the Minnesota Technology Association dedicated to fostering an inclusive learning environment and supporting emerging technologists from training programs and universities in securing employment opportunities. It provides a platform for participants to connect with industry leaders, professionals, potential employers, mentors, and peers who share their passion.

Serving as a central hub for networking, learning, and encouragement, Jumpstart facilitates the establishment of meaningful professional connections. Our programs and events showcase engaging presentations, lively panel discussions, relevant research, best practices, and hands-on exercises, offering valuable insights and guidance to Jumpstart a successful tech career.

Whether you’re actively hiring or not, Jumpstart is an excellent platform to connect with talented individuals enthusiastic about their first or next opportunity in the tech industry. By actively participating in Jumpstart events, you can play a vital role in supporting job seekers, fostering their growth, cultivating long-term relationships, and contributing to the strength of our tech ecosystem.

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Jumpstart members gather together to:

  • Receive free professional headshots and presentation on creating and best utilizing LinkedIn 
  • Participate in a resume workshop 
  • Learn interview best practices
  • Network with other MnTech organizations

Upcoming engagement opportunities: