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Skillful.ly Winternship 2023 Learner Hub

Session 1 - January 18th to February 15
Welcome to the Learner Hub
We are so excited to have you join us to gain intensive, hands-on experience and develop industry-specific skills supported by a virtual mentor network and peer community.
The Hub has all you need to thrive in the program with important to-do’s, frequently asked questions, and other treats! The Hub is your BFF, bookmark this page! 😀
List of resources: (click the triangle in the sections below to expand + read more!)
(very handy FAQ!)
🚨 To Do’s:
Week 1 (1/18-1/24)
Head on over the Platform to get started on your First Challenge! Submit your deliverable by next Tuesday 1/24.
Complete the daily quizzes each day to expand your knowledge and build fluency with industry jargon.
Register & attend - This Week (on Wednesday 1/18) we’re bringing you Skillful.ly’s own Enneagram expert Cindy Shove to talk all about how to utilize your dominant type when communicating and collaborating with others! Register
for a chance to hear from her!
We also have an upcoming event on THURSDAY 1/26 all about navigating professionalism in the workplace. Register
to come learn how to put your best foot forward, your first day on the job!
Reach out to other learners on Slack through your industry specific channel, titled “#winternship23_[industry]”!
Pro Tip: To find important announcements on any Slack Channel, hover over the channel name the top of your browser (or click on it on mobile), and click pinned messages. You should also be able to see bookmarked documents the Skillful.ly team has added as helpful resources for you all.
P.S: We love to highlight exceptional learners on Slack and our & . Those who complete the challenges and daily quizzes (as well as attend our Winternship events) will be able to gain points on our exciting Learner Leaderboard for next week— where you can win rewards for being an active learner!
Community Guidelines
Skillful.ly strives to keep our community a positive and safe space that can be enjoyed by all, and we ask every member of this community to be respectful of this space and of one another at all times. Please keep in mind the following:
Our mission
To ensure that every candidate is seen for their intrinsic potential and the unique value they’ll bring to their career, building better businesses of the future.
❤️ Our values
Everything else falls under our simple golden rule: Be kind!
Only radical respect for differences of opinion is welcome
This is a safe space to learn and make mistakes, and it’s a perfect opportunity to practice professionalism and start to shape your great reputation among peers and mentors
Have a positive attitude and growth mindset as a Learner!
Pro tip: Learners stand out who strive to be helpful and encouraging to those who ask questions.
Use appropriate channels in Slack - direct message (DM) a teammate directly if you have a specific question, raise a team-related question in your team channel, or use public channels if you have a question for anyone to answer.

When in doubt or when experiencing any issues with other community members, please reach out to a Skillful.ly team member who can help support you in problem-solving. Contact: or
📆 Calendar of Events

Throughout the program, we will host a variety of virtual events to help you on your career journey! While these are optional, they are highly encouraged for all those you can attend. By attending some of these, you will also earn additional skill badges beyond those earned through the platform.
As a reminder, the program runs for 4 weeks. We will keep you posted for next steps (advanced skill ladder or preparing to recruit!)
Legend: 💼 (challenge starts),🚨 (event), ⭐ (important dates)
Calendar
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January 2023
Month
Today
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
⭐🚨Kick Off Event!
🗓 Martin Luther King Day
💼 Week 1 Challenge Available
🚨Skillful.ly Events: Exploring the Enneagram with Cindy Shove
💼 Week 2 Challenge Available
🚨Skillful.ly Events: Professional Skills Workshop
💼 Week 3 Challenge Available

Calendar Info
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Date
Registration Link
Events
Details
Recording Link*
Date
Registration Link
Events
Details
Recording Link*
1
12/13/2022
6 PM (Eastern)
⭐🚨Info Session
Learn more about the Winternship Program, how to apply, and what is to come!
2
1/11/2023
⭐🚨Kick Off Event!
Meet peers, learn more about the program + Q&A - choose whichever time works best for you!
3
1/16/2023
N/A
🗓 Martin Luther King Day
Enjoy your holiday!
4
1/18/2023
N/A
💼 Week 1 Challenge Available
Platform is now live! You can start your daily quizzes & first challenge.
5
1/18/2023
🚨Skillful.ly Events: Exploring the Enneagram with Cindy Shove
Unpack your :
Learn more about your personality type from Skillful.ly’s Advisor and Stanford Lecturer enneagram expert - Cindy Shove!
6
1/25/2023
N/A
💼 Week 2 Challenge Available
Challenge now available on the platform
7
1/26/2023
🚨Skillful.ly Events: Professional Skills Workshop
Powerful Professionalism:
Come learn how to put your best foot forward with the best professional habits on your first day on the job!
8
2/1/2023
N/A
💼 Week 3 Challenge Available
Challenge now available on the platform
9
2/7/2023
🚨Skillful.ly Events: The Science of Time Management
‘s Heads of Science Dr. Sahar Yousef and Dr. Lucas Miller, cognitive neuroscientists of Becoming Superhuman drop in to help explain how to supercharge your day to optimize performance
10
2/8/2023
N/A
💼 Week 4 Challenge Available
Challenge now available on the platform
11
2/22/2023
🚨Skillful.ly Events: Industry Panel
Network & Learn:
Network with Industry Professionals and hear about their career journeys, expertise, and insights! Celebrate the completion of your Intro Program!
12
3/8/2023
N/A
🎓📃 Certificates
Certificates of Completion will be emailed to learners who complete all 4 challenges (*tentative date)
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*Recording links shared the day after events
📝 Resources and Links
Search
Title
About
Title
About
1
5 minute video about how to use our platform
2
All you need to know about Skillful.ly
3
Overview of all Skill Pathways/Ladders & skills validated in each challenge
4
Prefer teamwork? We’ll will place you in teams of 4-5 on Slack if you wish to complete the optional team challenges together (can be done individually)
5
Add yourself to the community and see who you want to be on your team for challenges in weeks 2 & 4!
6
Guide to Best Practices on Slack, Channel Naming Conventions, and Team Members
Note: You must be registered on the Platform to receive an invite to join our Slack Community!
7
A quick how-to guide on how to share your accomplishment once you complete the program. Certificates should be emailed to learners who complete the program tentatively by March 8th
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❓❓❓ Questions are great! Find us here: (general) or (technical)
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