Events

INVESTING IN CHICAGO’S JOBS OF THE FUTURE Technology is generating significant opportunities for workers and companies alike. What are employers doing to ensure they stay ahead of the technology curve? How are companies addressing the demand for coding skills? How are hiring practices supporting the wealth of diversity that existsin our great city? Join Genesys Works as we …

Posted by Genesys Works on 21 Aug 2018
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On Friday, August 10th, Genesys Works hosted its first ever Alumni Reunion. Sponsored by Optum, the event attracted more than 200 attendees, including alumni spanning the organization’s 10-year history, present and former staff, and their families. Held at Minnehaha Park, the event officially lasted for two hours. Attendees were able to engage in a variety of yard games and bea …

Posted by Genesys Works on 15 Aug 2018
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It’s a Draft Day that even the NFL would envy.

On August 14, we hosted our ninth annual Draft Day.” This year, 292 high school seniors who completed the Genesys Works training program and 15 college alumni earned a paid, one-year corporate IT internship at one of 56 corporations in the Twin Cities region. For the high school students, their 20-hour work schedule begins now and continues through their high school graduation until they begin their post-secondary studies in August 2019.

Posted by Genesys Works on 15 Aug 2018
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