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Ben Spear

Designer, Coach & Advisor

Boston

Transformative design leader with 20 years of experience in team building and development, scaling design, brand strategy, design education, user research, UX/UI, and production. Servant leader and true believer in the power of design to improve the world and ourselves.

Upcoming:

User Experience Design Bootcamp

User Experience Design Bootcamp

Immerse yourself in a full day of user experience design fundamentals and walk away with an actual mobile prototype.

23
Fri, 23 August 10:00 - 4:00pm EDT
User Experience Design Remote (Online)

User Experience Design Remote (Online)

In this course, students learn to build wireframes, implement best practices for common design patterns and analyze business goals from a user perspective.

24
Sat, 24 August 10:00am EDT
Adobe InDesign Bootcamp

Adobe InDesign Bootcamp

Learn to create a new file, set up master pages, place images, format text, link text boxes, use layers, create print ready files and more.

6
Fri, 6 September 10:00 - 4:00pm EDT
Introduction to User Research

Introduction to User Research

A great overview of different research methods to understand users' behavior, thoughts, needs, and desires.

24
Tue, 24 September 6:30 - 8:30pm EDT

Previously (28):

Visual Design

Visual Design

In this 8-week part-time or 1-week accelerated course, students learn the tools, theory, and practical techniques needed to create visually stunning designs.

5 Times

Visual Design Fundamentals

Visual Design Fundamentals

This class teaches the basics of effective design by applying principles that have been mastered throughout the ages to the core concepts used in the industry today.

4 Times

Design Thinking Bootcamp

Design Thinking Bootcamp

Foster your ability to think differently in your quest to develop innovative products, services and organizations.

3 Times

Introduction to Visual Design

Introduction to Visual Design

This online class is for those interested in learning visual design essentials to add to their UX design or digital marketing skillset.

2 Times

Adobe InDesign Bootcamp

Adobe InDesign Bootcamp

Learn to create a new file, set up master pages, place images, format text, link text boxes, use layers, create print ready files and more.

2 Times

Branding for Startups: Proving and Scaling Customer Relationships

Branding for Startups: Proving and Scaling Customer Relationships

Learn basics of brand and explore new ways to identify your value and form scalable relationships with your customers.

2 Times

Adobe Photoshop Bootcamp

Adobe Photoshop Bootcamp

Learn the basics of Photoshop including how to retouch photos, adjust colors, master clone stamp, remove backgrounds, and correct skin imperfections in portraits.

2 Times

User Experience Design Remote (Online)

User Experience Design Remote (Online)

In this course, students learn to build wireframes, implement best practices for common design patterns and analyze business goals from a user perspective.

Introduction to User Research

Introduction to User Research

A great overview of different research methods to understand users' behavior, thoughts, needs, and desires.

User Experience Design Immersive

User Experience Design Immersive

Ten weeks. All day. Monday through Friday. Learn the skills of a UX designer and put them to work while building a comprehensive portfolio.

User Experience Design Bootcamp

User Experience Design Bootcamp

Immerse yourself in a full day of user experience design fundamentals and walk away with an actual mobile prototype.

User Experience Design

User Experience Design

In this course, students learn to build wireframes, implement best practices for common design patterns and analyze business goals from a user perspective.

#OFFCAMPUS: DESIGN

#OFFCAMPUS: DESIGN

GA is excited to take you #OFFCAMPUS! Join us for this quarterly festival series that celebrates learning in a way that's fun and interactive. Day 2: DESIGN.

HUBweek: Talk Shop with General Assembly @ Workbeat's Creative Courtyard

HUBweek: Talk Shop with General Assembly @ Workbeat's Creative Courtyard

General Assembly is teaming up with CBT to bring HUBweek free education workshops in WorkBeat's Creative Courtyard.

General Assembly Open House: Your Year Of Yes

General Assembly Open House: Your Year Of Yes

It starts now. Swing by our local open house, and find out how GA can help you say "yes" to a more fulfilling career in 2016.

Teach at GA

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