Jill Wallace, Client Relationship Coordinator, Metrum Research Group
Jill manages Metrum Research Group’s Client Relations. An opt-outer who focused on family for 16 years, Jill successfully launched via a Flexreturn™ through Untapped Potential Inc following our Speed Interview Event in 2018.
A tremendous asset with over 12 years of experience in both people and project management from application development through project implementation. She developed coveted client management skills through progressive promotion across various industries incl...
“Finding peace in the pace” - Yogis Nijhon, VP Portfolio Development, Munich Re Ventures
Yogis joined Munich Re Ventures in a high-engagement role leveraging her expertise in delivering business growth through innovative investments and partnerships. Specifically, she is responsible for venture capital activities for the Hartford Steam Boiler Fund, one of the key funds that Munich Re Ventures manages. Yogis is involved in the exciting world of start-ups evaluating opportunities in topical areas such as IOT, cybersecurity and smart buildings.
"Untapped Potential gave me the support and encouragement I needed to re-enter the workforce. The FlexreturnTM eliminated the gap on my resume and gave me the opportunity to gain more experience in my field. Events such as the Speed Interview, Mentor Mingle and Skill-Up provided great opportunities to network, practice interview skills and overall just boosted my confidence!" Leslie C., Membership Manager, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
UP's 4th Annual 'Lift Each Other Up' event on 11/14 will expose you to women at different points in their careers. You'll get an opportunity to explore your professional self in an environment of industry professional mentors. Last year's panelist included women in industries such as: HR, International Finance, Process Management & Client Services. You will learn from their return-to-work journey.
Don't miss this opportunity to connect and learn from those who have gone before you.
Leslie C., a Marketing Professional with experience in external communications, customer experience and event management, just completed a FlexreturnTMwith Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford. Her previous nonprofit experience allowed her to jump in and produce a pipeline of story content on the people and programs who make it the premier youth development organization in Hartford.
Pictured: Matt Broderick, Vice President of Development, Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford with Leslie C.
Janet M. launched in a Flexreturn as a Community Engagement Project Manager with American Mural Project (AMP). Her engagement included developing and leading community outreach projects and work utilizing her training skills to facilitate the professional growth of community college interns. She capped off her Flexreturn by leading the Make Music Day NWCT part of AMP's annual summer donor event at the Mill.
After seeing Jean Mix speak at a CEDF event on "Conflict Management 101”, Melinda C. was motivated to enhance her return-to-work journey pursuing her passion in Leadership. She was accepted to a MS in Leadership & Negotiation Program at Bay Path University. Melinda is a business development professional with a proven track record of finding software solutions to business process problems, for ADP and DISC.
Justine D. converted a Project-based FlexreturnTM which allowed her to build credentials in Salesforce Automation, into a landed position with Motorlease as an IT Business Analyst. She works on optimizing a new Salesforce CRM implementation for their users.