Mentee, Rival and Mentor: Cultivate Your Career Support System

It's not just how many people you know - it's having the right kinds of connections. Jermaine outlines his 3-tier networking framework for cultivating the optimal professional community to aid your job search and career growth. He shares tactics for developing mentor, sponsor and niche expert relationships that can make direct referrals for you.

Follow Jermaine's relationship mapping guide to assess where you have gaps across the 3 tiers. Then implement targeted strategies to grow your network at each level. From elevating current peers to getting on a leader's radar, Jermaine shows you how to surround yourself with people who will actively boost your candidacy and expand your opportunities.

Class Description

Meet Jermaine L. Murray, "The Jobfather". Jermaine, a seasoned career coach, provides a comprehensive guide for navigating the tech job market. He shares insights on crafting a compelling professional narrative, discovering personal passions and goals, and mastering the art of storytelling in interviews. 

Jermaine also offers practical strategies for understanding interviewer priorities, effectively showcasing transferable skills, and aligning personal experiences with a company's mission. He addresses common job search challenges and emphasizes the importance of building a strong professional network. 

Throughout the series, Jermaine combines his extensive recruiting experience with personal anecdotes, offering you invaluable tools and techniques for career advancement in the tech industry.


Jermaine L. Murray, widely known as "The Jobfather," is a champion for diversity in the technology sector. Through his company JupiterHR, Murray dedicates his efforts to career coaching and assisting individuals in securing high-paying jobs within the tech industry. His accomplishments include leading workshops that provide innovative job search strategies, collaborating with key partners like Shopify, Wealthsimple, New Relic, and Spotify.

Career Counseling
Diversity & Inclusion
Technical Recruiting
Humber College
University of Guelph-Humber
Senior Recruitment Lead
Black Professionals In Tech Network (BPTN)
Board Member & Technology Recruitment Advisor
ICON Talent Partners
Technical Recruitment
Senior Recruitment Consultant
Team Union
Founder, The Jobfather™️