Career Lab
11

Saturday, 11 February

9 am – 5 pm EST

GA NYC (Manhattan), HQ

902 Broadway, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10010
$20 USD
Regular Ticket
$20 USD
Total

In Partnership With:

Talentedly logo
Wix.com logo
Sokanu logo
Per Scholas logo

Questions? Read our FAQs

Career Lab

11

Saturday, 11 February

9 am – 5 pm EST

GA NYC (Manhattan), HQ

902 Broadway, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10010
$20 USD
Regular Ticket
$20 USD
Total

In Partnership With:

Talentedly logo
Wix.com logo
Sokanu logo
Per Scholas logo

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Event

Start or advance your career in today’s top tech fields at General Assembly HQ's first-ever CAREER LAB!

Professionals at all experience levels can explore new paths to success in the competitive fields of web development, data, user experience design, digital marketing, and product management.

For an entire day, connect with NYC's industry experts and learn how to boost your position, land your next gig, and kickstart a career change in tech. No matter your current role or field, this career event will arm you with the motivation and tools you need to find or pursue your passion!

EVENT AGENDA

  • 9:00 am – 9:30 am — Registration & Breakfast
  • 9:30 am – 10:00 am — INTRODUCTION - NYC Tech Ecosystem
  • 10:00 am – 10:30 am — ACTIVITY - Career Aptitude Test
  • 10:30 pm – 10:45 pm — Break
  • 10:45 am – 11:30 am — PANEL DISCUSSION - Opportunities in Tech
  • 11:30 am – 12:15 pm — PRESENTATION - How to Get A Job at a Startup
  • 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm — Lunch
  • 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm — 101 CLASS - Choose from: Digital Marketing, Web Development, or Visual Design
  • 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm — Break
  • 2:15 pm – 3:15 pm — 101 CLASS - Choose from: Data, Product Management, or UX Design
  • 3:15 pm – 3:30 pm — Break
  • 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm — CAREER NEXT STEPS - Resume Building, Portfolio Building, Interview 101
  • 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm — Happy Hour & Networking

About Our Partners

Talentedly

Talentedly is on a mission to make work feel amazing by creating programs and tools that everyone can use in their pursuit of professional excellence.

Wix.com

Wix has something for everyone, so whether you’re a photographer, musician, small business owner, entrepreneur, bride or student, we provide all the tools and features you need to build an amazing online presence for FREE.

Create your own original website that reflects you or your brand and get online today. We keep complex techy processes behind the curtain and guarantee that your experience is simple, fun and code-free.

We have the only drag n' drop website building platform with HTML5 capabilities, 100s of designer made templates, top grade hosting, innovative Apps and tons of features for free. We offer valuable premium services (hey, we need to make money too), but our business model allows us to provide full websites to everyone for free.

Sokanu

Sokanu is a career matching platform that helps people find their ideal career. Sokanu accomplishes this in two ways. The first is through the world’s best career test — a prediction engine built from the ground up using the latest innovations in psychometrics and machine learning. The second is through Sokanu’s 750 career profiles, containing thousands of pieces of unique content aimed at helping people understand and enter careers.

Per Scholas

Per Scholas is a national nonprofit that drives positive and proven social change in communities across the country. Through rigorous and tuition­-free technology training and professional development, we prepare motivated and curious adults who are un­- or underemployed for successful careers as IT professionals, and we create onramps to businesses in need of their talents. Today we provide our solutions in six cities across the country: Atlanta, GA; Cincinnati and Columbus, OH; Dallas, TX; the National Capital Region, and New York, NY. To date, Per Scholas has trained 6,000 individuals, helping them build lasting, life­-changing skills and careers in technology.

Refund Policy

Plans change. We get it. But if you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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