I thought all of these were in Novi?

No. The locations for our events are based on need, timing, and where we think it makes sense for them to occur.  Always keep an eye on our Events page - http://www.ITinTheD.com/meet/ - for specific locations, dates and timing.

What makes a ITintheD.org Pink Slip Party different?

The dynamic hosts and their ability to provide top-quality recruiters and staffing agencies who know how to help get Detroit back to work - in a casual, relaxed atmosphere that promotes successful networking.  No speakers, no sales pitches,…

Who attends a Pink Slip Party?

Whether you've been downsized, outsourced, pink slipped, or as Donald Trump says..."Fired!" Pink Slip Parties bring together people looking for work with recruiters and companies that are hiring.  Believe it or not, yes, even in the metro …

Why attend a ITintheD.org Pink Slip Party?

This is the perfect place to network with colleagues, meet recruiters, learn about new opportunities, brush up on your interviewing skills in a relaxed, social environment and have some fun.  Plus, they work.  More than 350 people have…

Why is it called a “Pink Slip Party”?

Tradition, more than anything else.  It was a standard that developed in many companies that "separation notices" (gotta love euphimisms...) were printed on pink slips of paper.  Hence, "getting a pink slip".

What is a Pink Slip Party?

It's a tradition that has evolved from 1910, when hundreds of unemployed workers gathered to commiserate being laid off, factories closing and the country being in a state of flux.  Sound a little familiar?  Recently, with the meltdown on…