Power Leveling Series

Enjoy free access to interactive workshops focused on building the confidence & skills necessary to navigate your career in the games industry.

Get in the Game Program

WIGI is enabling women who otherwise couldn’t afford it the opportunity to attend a gaming industry conference.

Stat Boost

Become an industry leader with skill building bootcamps focused on empowering women to break into and move up within the games industry.

Mentorship Program

Identify goals and refine career strategy through actionable mentorship and the ability to connect and learn from the largest professional Women in Games community in the world.

 
 

Power Leveling Series

WIGI's mission is based on cultivating resources to promote the inclusion, advancement, and retention of women in the global games industry. The Power Leveling Series features free-to-access workshops focused on building confidence to navigate your career in the games industry as a woman. 
 
The series features two separate tracks focused on (1) entry to mid and (2) exec-level professionals.
 
Sessions cover a range of topics from How to Have Uncomfortable Conversations, Recognizing and Combatting Imposter Syndrome, Avoiding Burnout, and Breaking into the C-Suite.

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Interview

Power Leveling:
Navigating your career through Motherhood
August 3rd

Career goals and family planning: A seemingly impossible undertaking that can be part fortune-telling and part scheduling gymnastics.

In this session we will talk through all stages of navigating your career, from pregnancy to empty nesting, and everything in between, we will hear from women at various stages of motherhood and their career on how they have successfully navigated the BIG questions, how to find "the right time", the stigmas associated with pursuing your career, and how to balanced the chaotic schedules -- including your own. We will discuss the tricks to finding your center, how to handle well intentioned advice, and debunk the myth of "the super mom".

The workshop is free to attend by registration is required and space is limited, so sign up today!

Get in the Game Program

WIGI's Get in the Game Program enables people who otherwise couldn't afford it the opportunity to attend a gaming industry conference.
 
Focused on impactful networking opportunities and industry insights, WIGI is determined to help more people get in the door and in the game!

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Get in the Game: ESI London 2022

Ever wanted a career in esports? Want to elevate your esports career and network with leading industry professionals? 

Our Get in the Game Program is a micro-mentorship program aimed at teaching selected mentees how to network, the tools to elevate their careers, and industry insights that are sure to help entry level mentees get their foot in the door! The program covers the costs of:

  • Airfare to the conference

  • Tickets to the conference

  • Per diem for each day you're abroad

  • Mentorship opportunities with world-class industry professionals

  • And more!

This program is free for selected mentees but spots are limited. Apply today to be considered for Get in the Game: ESI London 2022. 

 

Stat Boost

WIGI's Stat Boost series are skill-building boot camps ranging from 3 to 5 days in length and focus on helping women break into and move up within the games industry.
 
Sessions include job-search coaching, resume and cover letter creation guided by game industry recruiters, learning how to network to build a pipeline of opportunities, post-interview follow-up techniques, accepting the job offer, and negotiating your salary.

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Mentorship Program

Women in Games International is known for running actionable mentorship programs. 
 
Thanks to a generous donation from our partners at Humble Bundle, WIGI is able to offer this three-week program pairing mentees with industry professionals completely free of charge to all participants.

Join us to define goals, refine strategies, determine product-market fit, and help identify unique value propositions.

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WIGI Mentorship Program powered by a donation from Humble Bundle

WIGI is proud to offer this three-week program pairing mentees with industry professionals completely free of charge to all participants. If you are navigating your gaming career and would like to learn from like-minded leaders, this is a great program to apply. Join us to define goals, refine strategies, and gain new perspectives geared toward career growth and self-advocacy.

Program Includes:
- Weekly Mentor/Mentee Meeting + 1 post program reflection session
- AMAs, expert-lead panels, and interactive workshops
- Office hours with experts and mentors for feedback and expanding your network
- Custom workbook and swag kit provided by WIGI
- Course culminates in a Capstone Speaker and Program Wrap Up Virtual Celebration