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Aug 19th-21st
Quit Commuting
Conference 2021
This conference will be virtual, of course!
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The Biggest Remote Work
Conference for Job Seekers

The Quit Commuting Conference is The Biggest Remote Work Conference for Job Seekers. This 3-day virtual event will feature panels, discussions, resources and learning opportunities for those seeking remote jobs. The conference will also be an opportunity for companies who have a remote workforce to showcase their company, corporate culture, open positions, and meet with potential candidates.

The Speakers
features

What you'll get from this conference

Job Fair

Visit employer booths to learn more about their companies and the remote positions they are hiring for.

Discussions with Thought Leaders

Panel discussions and keynotes with thought leaders in the remote work space as well as HR professionals at remote-first companies.

Networking

Get the chance to network directly with employers and recruiters who hire remote employees. Get an upgraded ticket for 1:1 networking with recruiters, a resume review, and possible matching for an interview.

Workshops

Hands-on learning experiences where you will get guidance on actionable steps to take to land a remote job. Note some workshops are only accessible to Premiere Access Ticket Holders.

Job Matching

For Premiere Access Ticket Holders, we will match your resume to open positions with the companies recruiting at the conference. For any job you match, we'll invite you to an intimate meet and greet with the recruiters!

Discounts and Prizes

Receive discounts on products from our exhibitors and be entered to win amazing prizes including career coaching, resume reviews, and 1:1 coaching sessions.

tickets

Ticket Tier Details

General Admission

Sold Out

  • Event Access
  • Access to Job Fair
  • Conference Workbook
  • Discount on Remote Ready Bundle

Full Access

$50

  • Event Access
  • Access to Job Fair
  • Conference Workbook
  • Access to Session Replays
  • Free Remote Ready Bundle
  • 1:1 Recruiter Networking Access*
Register
Best Value

Premiere Access

Sold Out

  • Access to Live Event
  • Access to Job Fair
  • Conference Workbook
  • Access to Session Replays
  • Free Remote Ready Bundle
  • 1:1 Recruiter Networking Access*
  • Invitation to Live Job Search Session
  • "Resume Scans for Open Position Matching"*
  • Invitation to Recruiter Meet & Greets*
  • Enter to win prize pack
  • Invite only workshops and events
Register

*Note: Resume scans will be performed against open positions for companies recruiting during this event. If your resume matches an open position, you will be invited to a private meet and greet with that recruiter.

tickets

Ticket Tier Details

  • Event Access
  • Access to Job Fair
  • Conference Workbook
  • Discount on Remote Ready Bundle

  • Event Access
  • Access to Job Fair
  • Conference Workbook
  • Access to Session Replays
  • Free Remote Ready Bundle
  • 1:1 Recruiter Networking Access*
Register

  • Access to Live Event
  • Access to Job Fair
  • Conference Workbook
  • Access to Session Replays
  • Free Remote Ready Bundle
  • 1:1 Recruiter Networking Access*
  • Invitation to Live Job Search Session
  • "Resume Scans for Open Position Matching"*
  • Invitation to Recruiter Meet & Greets*
  • Enter to win prize pack
  • Invite only workshops and events
Register

*Note: Resume scans will be performed against open positions for companies recruiting during this event. If your resume matches an open position, you will be invited to a private meet and greet with that recruiter.

speakers

The Speakers

Libryia Jones

The Remote Work Queen

Aanjel Clayton

PowerToFly, Global Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Strategist & Trainer

Ali Greene

Founder/Author, Remote Works

Anne Bibb

SupportNinja, VP, Global Head of Customer Experience

Annette Jackson

Grambling State University, Associate Professor of Marketing

Brian Roisentul

BSR Digital, Founder

Chelsey Opare-Addo

Not Your Mother’s Resume, Chief Resumé Writer

Christie Hurst

MakeMyMove.com, VP of Marketing

Claire Soares

Up in the Air Life, Founder + CEO

Courtney Allen

16X9, Owner

Cristle Moorer

Leading Educators, Instructional Leadership Coach

Danny Twilley

West Virginia University, Assistant Dean of the Brad & Alys Smith OEDC

Dethra Giles

The Career Architect

Ernest White II

Fly Brother, Founder

Hannah Dixon

Digital Nomad Kit, VA Coach

Hilary Callaghan

HRebel (H-Rebel), Founder

Iwo Szapar

Remote-how, Co-Founder & CEO

Jade Weatherington

Teacher Jade’s Writing Academy LLC, CEO/Founder

Jason Carter

SonicWall, Vice President, Global Renewals and Inside Sales

Jateria Pittman

Truist Bank, Mortgage Processor III

Jateya Jones

Dept of Defence, Healthcare Specialist

Jenilyn Turner

Prose Resume, Founder

Jennifer Jones

The Jennuine Life Podcast, Corporate Recruiter at Google

Jesse Chambers

Founder and CEO, Wrkfrce

Jill Davidian

Learning Strategy and Design, Instructional Designer

J. Michael McMillan

Remote.com, Global Benefits Specialist

John Phan

Amplifi, Chief Revenue Officer

Jubril Agoro

Passport Heavy, Founder

Justin Harlan

Tulsa Remote, COO

Keisha Mack

The MECCA Group, LLC, Co-Founder and COO

Kelli Jackson

Careers By Kelli, Founder

Kevin Kirkpatrick

We Work Remotely, CEO

Kim Grey

Crowe LLP, Financial Crimes Consulting Manager

Kimmoy Matthews

Lead Technical Writer/Senior Content Strategist, Tech Copy Expert, LLC

Kyra R. Hardwick

The Kyra Company LLC, Managing Consultant

Lewis Maleh

Bentley Lewis, CEO

Liam Martin

Time Doctor, Co-founder and CMO
Running Remote Conference, Co-organizer

Linda Bruton

City of Detroit Office of the Corporation Counsel, Senior Assistant Corporation Counsel

Lisa Marie Jackson

Phase 3 Commerce/Aficionado, Senior Client Partner and Digital Marketing Consultant

Lisa Zeeveld

COO/CFO, Belay Solutions

Luis Barroso

RootLo, CEO

Matt Bowles

Maverick Investor Group / Maverick Show Podcast, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Maverick Investor Group

Mercedes Rodriguez-Sanday

DistantJob, HR Services & Accounts Director

Rachel Suman

IAAP, Chief Experience Officer

Roxana Bangura

The Bangura Institute, Executive Director

Sana' Rasul

HR Girlfriends, Chief Girlfriend

Sarah Hilchie

Evexia Global, LLC & Center for New Data, CEO Evexia Global and Head of Operations & Philanthropy, Center for New Data

Sharonda Hawkins

HMS, Operations Quality Manager

Sherhyse Woodward

Coaching by Rhyse, Interview Coach

Sienna Brown

PowerToFly, Global Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Master Your Move Abroad & PowerToFly (Expats), Founder & CEO

Suezette Yasmin Robotham

Gartner, VP, DEI Talent Acquisition

Tajuana Ross

Get Over Yourself Career & Life Coaching, Inc., CEO

Tamara Sanderson

Remote Works, Co-founder and Co-Author

Tarin Calmeyer

Remote Team Wellness, Chief Wellness Officer

Toni Frana

FlexJobs, Career Coach and Team Lead

Tré Wright

One Cube Up, CEO

schedule

Event Schedule

  • Day 01

    Aug 19, 2021

  • Day 02

    Aug 20, 2021

  • Day 03

    Aug 21, 2021

All times listed in EST

8:50 AM-9:00 AM
Welcome
Kickoff, Introductions, Housekeeping

9:00 AM-9:15 AM
Freedom and The Facets of Why
Why Libryia Jones started working remotely 13 years ago and set the audacious goal to help 10,000 moms land remote work.

9:15 AM-9:45 AM
The Future of Work is Here!
The Future of Work is here and it's a bit messy. How to navigate in the "new normal" workplace

9:45 AM-10:00 AM
Networking

10:00 AM-10:25 AM
Expat Remotes
Ever dreamed of living abroad? Meet a few expats who have created a life they don't have to vacation from.

10:00 AM-10:25 AM
Keeping it Real
What you love AND hate about working remotely

10:30 AM-10:55 AM
Where the Money Resides
Exploring cities that are paying remote workers to live there.

10:30 AM-10:55 AM
Benefits and Pay at Remote Companies
What do benefits and pay scales look like for remote employees?

11:00 AM-11:25 AM
What Do Recruiters Want?
What recruiters and hiring managers are looking for

11:30 AM-11:55 AM
Maximize Job Boards
How to utilize job boards to improve your job search

11:30 AM-11:55 AM
Getting Linked In
How to correctly use Linkedin to network your way into a job

12:00 PM-12:45 PM
I Hate My Job!
So what? Now What? Let's talk about what's next

12:45 PM-1:00 PM
Closing Remarks

1:00 PM-5:00 PM
Job Fair
Visit recruiter booths and get to know who's hiring!

1:30 PM-2:30 PM
Premiere Event: Live Job Search Session
Invite Only Workshop

1:30 PM-2:30 PM
Premiere Event: Live Resume Review
Invite Only Workshop

All times listed in EST

8:50 AM-9:00 AM
Welcome

9:00 AM-9:45 AM
The Remote Executive Suite
Managing an organization at the executive level in a remote environment

9:45 AM-10:00 AM
Networking

10:00 AM-10:25 AM
Resume Builder Workshop
Learn the keys to creating a resume that works

10:00 AM-10:25 AM
Freelancer RT
Meet freelancers who are creating their own remote jobs

10:30 AM-10:55 AM
Nailing the Interview
Learn what it takes to interview successfully

10:30 AM-10:55 AM
Learning a New Skill To Work Remotely
Get exposed to new skills you can learn to enable you to work remotely

11:00 AM-11:25 AM
Entry Level Remote Work
Remote opportunities that do not require extensive experience

11:00 AM-11:25 AM
Nontraditional Ways to Work Remotely
There are people working remotely in ways you wouldn't imagine

12:00 PM-12:45 PM
Make Your Mark - Cultivating Your Career From a Computer
Fireside chat about growing your career remotely

12:45 PM-1:00 PM
Closing Remarks

1:00 PM-5:00 PM
Job Fair
Visit recruiter booths and get to know who's hiring!

1:30 PM-2:30 PM
Premiere Event: Mock Interview
Invite Only Workshop

7:30 PM-8:00PM
Premiere Event: Networking w/ Speakers
Invite Only Event

All times listed in EST

8:50 AM-9:00 AM
Welcome

9:00 AM-9:45 AM
"The Only" in the Zoom
Diversity and inclusion challenges in a virtual environment

9:45 AM-10:00 AM
Networking

10:00 AM-10:30 AM
Cubicle Therapy
Interactive discussion on the frustrations of the current workplace landscape

10:30 AM-11:25PM
Convincing Your Employer to Let you Work Remotely
How to effectively propose remote work to your employer

10:30 AM-11:25 AM
Negotiating Job Offers
Learn to negotiate once you receive a job offer

11:00 AM-11:45 AM
Industry Session: Government
Roundtable discussion about roles and opportunities in government

11:00 AM-11:45 AM
Industry Session: Nonprofit
Roundtable discussion about remote roles and opportunities in nonprofits

11:00 AM-11:45 AM
Industry Session: Technology
Roundtable discussion about roles and opportunities in technology

11:00 AM-11:45 AM
Industry Session: Education
Roundtable discussion about roles and opportunities in education

11:00 AM-11:45 AM
Industry Session: Project Management
Roundtable discussion about roles and opportunities in Project Management

11:00 AM-11:45 AM
Industry Session: Healthcare
Roundtable discussion about roles and opportunities in healthcare

11:00 AM-11:45 AM
Industry Session: Marketing
Roundtable discussion about roles and opportunities in marketing

11:00 AM-11:45 AM
Industry Session: Finance
Roundtable discussion about roles and opportunities in Accounting and Finance

12:00 PM-12:45 PM
Employeepreneur
An extension of Dethra's TedX talk on finding fulfillment in the workplace- seeing and treating your job as your own business.

12:45 PM-1:00 PM
Closing Remarks

1:00 PM-5:00 PM
Job Fair
Visit recruiter booths and get to know who's hiring!

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March 20th to 25th
Palo Alto, California
1 200 300 9000
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