Technology literacy is to today’s jobs as the “3 R’s” was to careers of yesterday – it’s table-stakes. All careers require technological abilities; all industries have adopted and rely on technology as integral to their success. It is no longer about choosing to get into technology (or not), it’s about understanding what role technology will play in your career. CyberHype Charlotte was created as a unique platform that promotes technology literacy and career growth across all levels of individuals in Charlotte.
I’ve always agreed with the idea that the most connected people are the most successful. As a recent graduate, connecting with others is super important to grow my career. Through networking with people both inside and outside of my current company, I’ve been able to find valuable mentors, develop new skills, connect with senior management, and build professional relationships that I will be able to maintain throughout my entire career. “What you know gets you in the room, but who you know gets you a seat at the table.”