- COOL JOBS / INTERNSHIPS -
*** If you're interested in any of these, let us know and we can make a warm introduction!
Email Maggie Dauss at email@example.com ***
sales representative superstar - sartori cheese
Graduating this winter? Well our favorite cheese company is looking for a , self-motivated, stellar hustler to think creatively and work collaboratively as a part of their sales team! We love partnering with Sartori and give them all the thumbs up - full job description here!
marketing & Communications rock star (Part time)
Part time marketing and communications position available for a thoughtful, creative, innovative storyteller who is ready be a part of the "force for good" with this rapidly growing, Milwaukee-based startup consumer foods company. The co-founders are awesome and ready to take the food market by storm! Interested? Please email Maggie at firstname.lastname@example.org
market developer - frontdesk
Exciting opportunity for anyone ready to flex their Hustler and Handler skills - Frontdesk, a tech-enabled, property management company for corporate and short-term rentals, is looking for TWO Market Developers to help the company enter new markets. The MD role at Frontdesk is highly entrepreneurial in nature (and the highest paying position in the company), aiming to grow new business for the company and managing the development of new markets. This position is based in Milwaukee, but will require travel throughout the year.
Full details here - let us know if you want an intro/recommendation!
chrysalis financial - financial assistant (Part time)
Diverse and growing private investment fund, Chrysalis Financial, is looking for a motivated student to support staff on a variety different projects related to the companies held within their investment portfolio. This is a part-time, paid gig with potential for long term placement while you are in school! Interested in applying? You can send your resumes directly to Chrysalis (email@example.com)
marquette university - project specialist
Great opportunity for marketing and communications students at our very own Marquette University! In this role, you will support the Graduate School with their marketing efforts to increase awareness of programming, as well as help inform their overall strategic plan. Exciting stuff! Check out all the details and apply for this position here
mccray accounting - internship (part time)
Here's your chance to work for a local accounting firm with the opportunity for your role to grow to full time and into a more skilled position. A great chance to put your skills to practice and influence a growing company here in the area. Full details here
pkware - software engineer
Word on the street is that PKWARE, voted on the the coolest offices in Milwaukee, is on the hunt for new tech talent! Scope out the details for the full time job here
(FYI they will have internships open this Fall for software engineering)
dream city strings - Full stack marketer
One of our very own Commons alum is growing their team for Dream City Strings, online wedding string quartet startup designed to help couples discover, book and plan the perfect entertainment for their weddings - they are still looking for a Full Stack Marketer (i.e. jack of all trades with marketing skillz...get all the details here!
penrod - multiple positions
Penrod, a 3X winner of the Best Place to Work for Young Professionals is hiring for several different positions within their Milwaukee offices...everything from Data Specialist to Project Manager
88Nine 2018 internships
How about an internship at the most amazing radio station in the country? Sure to that too. http://radiomilwaukee.org/about-us/radio-jobs-internships/
Above and beyond the playground - Mentor/Tutor
Above and Beyond the Playground is a local non profit, helping high school students athletes prepare for higher education, athletic endeavors, and build positive relationships with community members. This is your chance to build your mentorship skills and do some good for your community! Email Maggie Dauss at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested
- UPCOMING EVENTS -
aug 16-23: forward fest 2018 (madison)
Save the date for Madison's flagship technology and entrepreneurship festival! This is a jam-packed eight days full of awesome networking and learning opportunities - check out the full schedule here (more events to be added in the coming week), grab a friend and head on down the road to Madison!
Interested in being considered for a free Forward Fest pass? Apply for their scholarships here OR sign up for a volunteer shift here to get free access the rest of that day!
aug 20: Madwaukee talks - Lunch n learn (Madison)
Archna Sahay, Philly superstar, known as the city’s “Best Connector”, will be in Madison talking about Philadelphia’s innovation scene and share strategies on how to build a diverse entrepreneurial ecosystem. This is one of many awesome events during Forward Fest (see above) and happens to be free...register here!
aug 22: startup milwaukee's emerge
Emerge is back again and will highligh the growing Biotech ecosystem in Southeastern Wisconsin. The event will feature a fireside chat with serial entrepreneur Tom Rehberger, who sold his most recent startup Agro Biosciences to Church & Dwight for over $100 million. Following his talk, you will hear pitches from four startups (Third Wave Bioactives, HANKR, GenoPalate, and PROMISS Diagnostics) - Register HERE
Sept 20: The social
Time to put your networking pants on and get out there to meet some people! Back again with The Social, Newaukee and Lueder Financial Group of Northwestern Mutual want YOU to to come out for a good time, check out a new spot in town and make some connections - RSVP here
sept 22-23: blockchain hackathon (madison)
Blockchain is quickly becoming a disruptive force in financial markets and industry. We are bringing together some the best talent in the midwest for a 24 hour blockchain development hackathon. Forge networks with attendees and sponsors. Compete with talented development teams. Win enticing bounties...have fun!!! Check out the event website here for all the info (tickets are $20)
*all experience levels welcome!*
sept 28-30: maker faire milwaukee
Maker Faire is a gathering of fascinating, curious people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they can do. From engineers to artists to scientists to crafters, Maker Faire is a venue for these "makers" to show hobbies, experiments, projects. They call it the Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth - a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness.
oct 20: design mil
DesignMil offers a unique creative experience where you will have the opportunity to collaborate with other local creatives and a nonprofit to create some cool new work for an organization (and your portfolio)! Applications for creatives will open on August 1 here
p.s. they are also recruiting for board positions to help advise and implement this program:
Nonprofit Coordinator and Catering Coordinator (another good resume building and awesome way to meet new people!) Apply for either here