How to Turn Your Passion Into a Career
10

Tuesday, 10 November

12:15 2:15 pm CST

GA Toronto (Livestream)

Online Class
Livestream
$55 CAD
Regular Ticket
$55 CAD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

How to Turn Your Passion Into a Career | November 10

Julie Falconer Photo


Digital Influencer and Social Media Strategist

10

Tuesday, 10 November

12:15 2:15 pm CST

GA Toronto (Livestream)

Online Class
Livestream
$55 CAD
Regular Ticket
$55 CAD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop


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.

Being passionate about our work can lead to increased fulfilment in both our careers and our lives. Many people pursue passion projects outside their working hours, but in recent years more and more have harnessed the power of passion to create careers out of things they love to do.

Whether you're an avid photographer or love to travel, this class will help you learn how to turn your passion or hobby into a career. From identifying your vocation to determining how to make a living from it, you'll leave with an understanding of how to take something you love and make a living out of it.

Takeaways

In this class you will learn:

  • How to identify your passions
  • How to think strategically about career paths that can stem from your passions
  • Practical steps to create a business model from a passion project
  • How to prepare for a career change from traditional employment to starting a business
  • Tips for funding or fund raising for a new business or career

Preparation

  • This class is taken completely online via Zoom and Slack.
  • You will need access to a laptop or computer with a working webcam as well as a strong internet connection.
  • Course set up information will be emailed to all students signed up around 24 hours before (and again an hour before) the course launches.

About the Instructor

Julie Falconer Photo

Digital Influencer and Social Media Strategist

Julie Falconer is a London-based digital strategy consultant. She writes an award-winning travel blog, A Lady in London, for which she has developed a strong social media presence. Julie regularly teaches and lectures on social media and digital marketing, and helps businesses develop their online strategies. Originally from San Francisco, Julie came to London in 2007 after leaving a career in finance, during which she worked for Goldman Sachs and a hedge fund.

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