Targeted Approach to Career Transition
BreakLine provides education and coaching for exceptional, high-performing women who are interested in pivoting into the tech industry. Our virtual month-long program is designed to help you successfully land a role in tech and build your professional network. Alongside a cohort of peers, you will attend 4 – 6 hours of programming a week. Sessions include hands-on workshops, in-depth discussions with industry leaders, and an inside look at top tech companies.
You will also work closely with our team of experts to build a pipeline of opportunities across our partner companies. The BreakLine team will guide you through the entire process, from resume reviews, to sourcing relevant roles, to interview prep, until you land and accept a position. We stick with you every step of the way!
All participants join our active community of more than 1,000 BreakLine alums nationwide and are invited to join our regular Speaker Series and community events. Once a BreakLiner, always a BreakLiner!
Core Curriculum Classes
BreakLine’s virtual Core Curriculum classes are free and open to the public. In these classes, we cover the exploratory phase of a career transition, the interview process, top interview questions, and negotiating compensation. We teach our classes, Career Transition 1 & 2, Top Interview Questions for Tech, and Negotiating Compensation, once a month. Sign up here!
You can apply the skills you learn through BreakLine directly to the workplace.
Build the foundation you need to launch your career in tech.
Gain insight into the tech industry that will help you to hit the ground running.
Communication & Style
Develop your personal elevator pitch and translate your experience.
Meet mentors who can help you navigate your transition.
Connect with industry leaders and grow your professional network.
The BreakLine program provided me with invaluable tools and an amazing network, setting the stage for my success in finding the right career path for me. The BreakLine Team became my tribe, my champions, as I navigated my transition. This is, by far, the best transition program I have ever encountered.
Data & Insights,
The BreakLine team helped me highlight my skills and connected me with the best companies in the world. Even better, they helped me find my fit. Transition is hard, but BreakLine makes sure you don’t have to face it alone.
Strategy and Operations,
BreakLine provided unparalleled access to phenomenal speakers and highly curated educational classes geared towards a career in tech. Having gone through a career transition prior to participating in the program, I can personally attest that BreakLine is the best in preparing you for the hiring process.
Product Operations Manager,
BreakLine provided me with a quantum leap in establishing a network and learning about the tech industry. The program led me to discover an exciting new role where my strengths, interests, and skills are all aligned with an amazing team.
Senior VP of
I thought I knew what BreakLine was about but it was a whole lot more than what I expected. Everything from the workshops to the interview prep was spot on and priceless. The team is experienced and amazing, and absolutely there for you!
Customer Success Manager,
The opportunities, institutional knowledge, and high-quality mentorship presented by BreakLine is world-class. I cannot thank the team enough for being in my corner and allowing me the opportunity to pursue my career goals.
Mission Operations Engineer,
I'm so indebted to the incredible BreakLine team and especially to friends and fellow BreakLiners that encouraged me to apply in the first place - their advocacy was a game changer, and I don't know where I would be without it. BreakLine is unlike any other resource you will encounter. It's not a network, it's a family.
Working with BreakLine to become a part of BMC was the first time I felt like timing, competence, and luck combined for me.
Corporate Public Relations,
Every day I get to walk into C3.ai and do work that I’m passionate about - I’m so grateful for the BreakLine family that helped me get here. They are the tireless cheerleaders, advocates, and champions that everyone deserves to have in their corner on this journey.
My fears and anxieties were crushed by the team at BreakLine who placed no limit on the possibilities for my transition. Working through their #Mavens program, BreakLine showed me the vast amount of transferable skills I had to offer the tech industry.
Absolutely do this. The team’s knowledge of the tech industry and military paired with their unbridled investment in your success makes for an invaluable experience. BreakLine is more than a network, it is a family.
BreakLine not only provided me with networking opportunities, coaching, and key insight into the tech industry, but also helped me identify a career path I am truly passionate about. It was the single most valuable resource in my transition.
—Mary Kate Iati
The BreakLine team is unparalleled - their training and advice helped me feel confident in interviews, and I couldn't recommend them enough!
Sr Product Management Associate,
BreakLine recognizes the unique leadership experience, dedication, perseverance, and creative problem-solving that veterans bring to their teams, while their industry partners know how to leverage top talent. It's a win-win that creates an unparalleled opportunity for high-performing veterans.
The BreakLine team created opportunities and opened doors for me that I wouldn't have had access to without their network and social capital within Silicon Valley.
Solution Marketing Manager,
BreakLine gave me the direction and network I needed in order to break into the tech industry. I now have a dream job and a new view on pivoting into the tech scene.
Portfolio Success Manager,
BreakLine changed my life. Before finding BreakLine, I didn't think a transition to a career in tech was possible for me. The amazing BreakLine team invested in my future and guided me every step of the way. They gave me the confidence to take this huge leap for myself and my family.
Program Manager, Business Integrity, Facebook
The BreakLine program is absolutely a worthwhile investment. If you are willing to work hard, the team will 100% have your back and provide you with the resources you need. I felt empowered to make a successful transition, and I learned valuable skills that I will take with me for the rest of my career.
Business Development Consultant,
In the span of two months, the team coached me through every step and ensured I was well prepared. This is a scary transition, but BreakLine opened up doors for me.
If you are considering BreakLine, I would say absolutely, hands down do it. It was a complete game-changer.
Customer Success Manager,
Having the amazing BreakLine team available for tailored feedback on roles, companies, and salary expectations was an invaluable resource! When the job search felt like a grind, they were my biggest supporters and always helped me remember and clearly articulate my value. I am so grateful and humbled to be part of this incredible community!
Mission Operations | Anduril
BreakLine provided invaluable opportunities for me to make the right connections, and the team provided step-by-step guidance on everything from resume development to negotiations. The program made all the difference between my resume being forgotten in an electronic database and receiving a job offer.
Privacy Data Protection,
BreakLine not only fundamentally changed the way I view my career transition, but also how I view myself and my potential.
Chief of Staff,
BreakLine took the time to get to know me so I could find a career in tech that matched my skills and passions. Their dedicated team was there to support me every step of the way, from preparing me for interviews to celebrating when I signed my offer. I am so grateful for the BreakLine team!
Support Operations Analyst,
From start to finish BreakLine’s team were my personal champions, rooting for my success. They used a unique and transformational process that guided me from resume writing to negotiations. BreakLine never gave up on me and propelled me toward a future in tech that I didn’t know was possible. I am proud to be a part of the BreakLine Tribe and excited to help the door for others.
Working with the BreakLine team was absolutely life changing! Before BreakLine, I didn't think a career in tech was possible for me. They opened doors and allowed me to have conversations with some of the biggest leaders in the industry and most importantly, led me to recognize my self-worth.
UX Recruiter, Google
I feel incredibly grateful to have found BreakLine. I can honestly say that I found my dream job thanks to their help. Everything from interview prep to check-ins to ongoing talks from industry leadership, it's obvious that the BreakLine team truly cares and wants everyone to succeed.
Software Engineer, Facebook