Job Seeker Toolkit: 8 Community Engagement Resources

job seeker toolkit: 8 community engagement resources

At The Mom Project, we connect moms seeking a flexible and supportive work environment with innovative companies that acknowledge the innate value moms bring to the workforce. As a member of our Talent Community of 650,000+, you gain the support, resources and tools uniquely designed to positively impact and streamline your job search. Above all else, when you join The Mom Project Community you unlock the confidence to pursue job opportunities from 3,000+ vetted companies that meet your work-life integration goals.

We know that looking for a new career opportunity or returning to work after a leave can feel overwhelming. That’s why we’ve created essential resources for job seekers eager to take the next step in their career. Our job seeker toolkit contains eight resources that every Community member should take advantage of. Let’s dive into them!

8 resources to inspire and activate a career journey

Whether you are looking to get support throughout your career journey, match with job opportunities or connect with other job seekers and mentors, our resources for Community Members have you covered.

1. Mentor Power Hour - Virtual chats

Join us at 1 pm CST on the 1st and 3rd Fridays every month for intimate and engaging virtual chats and Q&As with industry leaders, experts, and allies from our Company Partners. Gain first-hand insights from their unique company perspective, how they approach Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) in the workplace plus strategies that ensure equitable employment opportunities for underrepresented groups. Attendees receive additional related session content and resources.

👉 Save your spot for the upcoming Mentor Power Hour here. 

2. Master Class - Tactical skills

Tune in at 1 pm CST on the 2nd and 4th Fridays every month to learn applicable job-seeking skills and receive career guidance tailored specifically for The Mom Project Talent Community in a live, virtual setting. The hour-long Master Class sessions include a Q&A segment plus post-event recordings.

Our community 💗 this Master Class

3. The Mom Project events - Summits and panel discussions

Experience thought-provoking summits and fireside panels featuring inspirational keynote speakers, interactive breakout sessions with career coaches, industry experts, special entertainment and surprise guests. The multi-day events draw in thousands of like-minded individuals seeking best practices for advancing in a career, excelling in the leading role as a mother and so much more!

Get the full scoop on The Mom Project’s most recent summit, The Comeback

               🗓 Mark your calendar with our upcoming events.

4. Rally - Meaningful community connections

Connect 1-on-1 with other community members for the opportunity to give and receive advice, hear insights from members’ personal career journeys and experience in your field, get resume assistance, and lend a supportive hand. Rally ensures you find purposeful connections and encouragement in your path to employment.

Hear from current Rally members!

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5. The Study - Career resource hub 

Visit The Study to access thought leadership and tangible tools (think resume templates, essential interview guides, and tips for dressing for success). The resources are thoughtfully curated to benefit all Talent Community members including job-seeking moms, individuals re-entering the workforce,  parents, etc.

6. Hired Spotlights

Boost your visibility to hiring Companies and the Talent Community when you secure a job from our Marketplace. Hired Spotlights are shared across The Mom Project’s social channels which collectively include more than 200k followers.

7. Resume Rev

Build and customize a resume directly in The Mom Project platform and seamlessly apply and bid on job opportunities directly in the Marketplace. Resume Rev helps members define their story on paper so that Company Partners can get to know them.

❗Should I include a photo in my resume? We address this plus so much more in our most frequently asked resume questions.

8. Word - Community newsletter 

Get access to our monthly newsletter featuring jobs from our Partners and learn about the Companies we collaborate with and their mission to collectively build a more flexible and diverse workforce suited for moms. Sign up

A Community of shared values

The Mom Project brings together more than 3,000 dynamic companies committed to building a more equitable and flexible workforce. When you join The Mom Project you get access to highly sought-after job opportunities along with our Community and engagement resources that assist you throughout your career journey. Join The Mom Project to discover your next career opportunity Sign up or log in

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