Strengthening the diversity of the Twin Cities tech ecosystem by supporting bootcamp graduates

About Jumpstart:

MnTech’s Jumpstart initiative is dedicated to strengthening the diversity of our Twin Cities tech ecosystem by supporting talented individuals from nontraditional education backgrounds.

Jumpstart offers a supportive community where job seekers can connect with possible employers, training programs, potential mentors, industry professionals, and like-minded peers. This community provides a platform for networking, collaboration, and support, enabling participants to build valuable relationships and networks.

Our quarterly events offer engaging presentations and panel discussions. These programs provide valuable guidance, expertise, and insights into becoming a more competitive candidate, acquiring new skills, and gaining a deeper understanding of the tech industry. Participants benefit from relevant and up-to-date information to enhance their career prospects.

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: