Our industry-leading campus Bootcamp is coming to you! Spend a full day learning how to develop a data-driven campaign that grabs consumers’ attention and boost sales. All online, from wherever you are.
Are you curious about General Assembly’s upcoming Data Science Course? Of course you are. Whether you’re looking to cross-over into a data focused role or to level up in your existing role, join us and figure out if this course is a fit for you.
During the upcoming information session you will:
Silicon Valley and New York City have dominated the U.S. startup ecosystem for many decades. But recently, other cities have built the critical mix of VC funding, network, and talent to fuel vibrant startup centers as more and more entrepreneurs find their way across the U.S.A. Charlotte, Nashville, Tampa and St. Louis are now many metro areas with growing infrastructure and increasingly skilled workforces that can support tech startups. Increasingly, these metro areas are regularly appearing in rankings of the best cities in the United States for startups and entrepreneurs.
The tech industry still struggles to move the needle on workplace diversity. Latinx account for one-fifth of the U.S. millennial population, yet only 8% of the tech industry, according to Tech Crunch. This event features Latinx leaders in tech who are working to change that narrative.
The Excel at Excel workshop is designed for students who are relatively familiar with other office productivity software, for example, Microsoft Word. (The students who succeed the most are comfortable using a computer and navigating around desktop programs on their own). It introduces a range of Excel topics giving students a taste of the potential that can be achieved with Excel and touches briefly on everything from navigation and layout to using functions and charts. This workshop was not designed to go over any topic in extreme detail, but more as a "sampler" of topics.
The average time recruiters spend reviewing your resume is 6 seconds. Yes, 6 seconds. And LinkedIn? 94% (maybe more) of recruiters vet candidates using LinkedIn. So, what does this mean for you?
You need your Resume and your LinkedIn Profile to be strategically crafted when you’re job hunting or even just networking. Maybe you’re trying to make a transition, explore new opportunities, or just want materials that show who you are and what you’re best at. One thing is for sure. You need a compelling and clear story.
Explore the programming languages that power the web and write your first line of code.
During our online introductory workshop, explore the building blocks of the web — HTML and CSS — and learn how you can apply these programming languages to develop your own simple sites.
Digital forces are changing the skills an executive needs to manage organisations. In a world that’s become increasingly digital, energy companies can sometimes find it hard to adapt. Whether it's in a traditional corporation, or startup, organisations that will thrive will be led by executives who have an understanding of the forces shaping their environment and an awareness of the skills necessary to master those forces.
- General Assembly and Plug and Play have curated a top panel of experts to discuss how you and your organisation can stay relevant in this digital age by:
The wellbeing of our employees, students, clients, instructors, and guests is our number one priority here at General Assembly. We are monitoring the COVID-19 situation very carefully and are adjusting delivery of our programs.
Due to the current health concerns, all GA short-form events, workshops & bootcamps will temporarily be held online - including this one.
The world has gone remote, so has your job search. In this session you will hear from General Assembly Career Coaches on how job searching has changed due to COVID-19. Whether you are on an active job search or curious about what the US job market is like at this time, you will gain valuable insight from our coaches during this panel. We plan to discuss how job seeking has changed and how to stand out in the current market regardless of what industry or level of experience you have.
Do you want to write better copy for your brand? This workshop will help you to deconstruct your own copywriting and brand narratives that are holding back your business, marketing campaigns, and branding. With interactive discussions, group exercises, and real-time feedback from the instructor, students will develop their own brand copywriting narrative, learn from real-world copywriting case studies, and discover the value in developing their own authentic business copywriting voice.
This workshop will be hosted online (Livestream) due to safety considerations, please check out the "Preparation" section on the bottom of this page. Registered participants will be notified in advance of this program with information on how to log in to the workshop.
Learn how to rank your website at the top of search engines, like Google. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is more important than ever if you’re interested in driving targeted traffic to your website. We’ll share the strategies for creating an effective SEO campaign that improves your online visibility and brings potential customers to your company website.
How do you start a career in social impact? How do you make the transition from a nonprofit to a social impact role at a for-profit? If you’ve ever had questions like these, the Breaking into Social Impact virtual meetup is for you. We’re bringing together a panel of high-caliber speakers to share advice and give you a peek into the day-to-day life of a social impact professional in the corporate world.
Topics we’ll cover during the event include: - The path each panelist took to get into the profession - How they see social impact in the corporate world evolving
See the strategies that drive today’s biggest brands. Step into the world of digital marketing with General Assembly. During our online introductory workshop, explore the components of brand building and see how modern marketers drive successful campaigns using content, email, social media, paid advertising channels, and more. Using real-world case studies, you’ll:
- Break down the components of a digital marketing campaign.
- Survey today’s digital marketing landscape and its career opportunities.
Ever wonder how those really big brands out there came to be? How do people recognize them, use them and trust them? Want to know how you can build your own personal brand so your network recognizes you and trusts you? Let's dive in together over a virtual brunch!
Together we will learn the basics of the Sketch 4 program, how to work with the key tools and workflows for UX and visual designers, and how to create outstanding visual design such as websites, wireframes, mockups even branding and logos.
Through our personalized workshop you will be able to hit the ground running with creating and efficiently working with artboards, text and typography design, object styles, symbols, and vector drawing for icons, symbols and logos. Lastly, we will use Sketch’s powerful and smart export features to create SVGs, PNGs, JPEGs, and even PDFs.
**Overview:** Are you a recent graduate looking to break into the tech scene? Or a seasoned professional ready for your next adventure? No matter where you are in your career journey, if you want to work at a startup, this is everything you need to know. We’re partnering with Planted to bring together a panel of industry experts from some of the hottest companies in New York City — they’ll give you the inside scoop on how to get your foot in the door at the startup of your dreams.
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In the digital age, the ability to explore the visual representation of massive data and detect meaningful patterns and trends is becoming increasingly critical for businesses. Data visualization lets people look at vast quantities of data quickly and efficiently to improve comprehension and understanding. Join us for a panel discussion on how to garner your skills in data, design, and tools. Get specific tips and resources from experts in the field, and learn how to construct a career in data visualization.