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April 2020

[ASSEMBLING ONLINE] TALK DATA TO ME: IMPACTING BUSINESS THROUGH ANALYTICS

April 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
GA Boston Downtown, 125 Summer St
Boston, MA 02110 United States
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About This Event Data can be one of the most valuable assets to a business--if that business knows how to use it. Utilizing data to understand customers and meet business goals can be a daunting task, and requires hands-on collaboration between across organizational functions. Join us and discover how to make your team more data-driven and put insights into action. Agenda: Panel Discussion 7:00 - 7:45 pm Q&A 7:45 - 8:30 pm This event will be hosted online due to…

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How Boston Businesses Can Manage their Finances Better

April 21 @ 8:00 am - June 28 @ 5:00 pm

While we regularly spotlight different businesses around Boston, we felt it prudent under the current circumstances to provide some thoughts on the financial side too. After all, money is the lifeblood of every business and when that dries up, the company is likely to struggle unless the situation rectifies itself.  Here are some thoughts on how the Boston business community can manage financial bumps in the road or handle unpredictable trading seasons.  Flexible Workforce Planning A flexible workforce is one…

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3 LifeStyle Habits that are Wrecking Your Sleep

April 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
$15

Getting 4-6 hours of sleep at night is often celebrated in our culture, but more people are starting to wake up to the professional benefits of refreshing, high-quality sleep. Not only does sleep deprivation negatively impact our short-term performance (e.g. focus, decision-making, etc.), it also has severe ramifications for our long-term health (e.g. heart disease, obesity, anxiety & depression). If you’re a professional looking to get the next promotion, help shatter the glass ceiling, or otherwise kick ass at work…

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Defining Success for Yourself

April 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
General Assembly Boston Downtown, 125 Summer Street
Boston, MA 02110 United States
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In this workshop, discover how to create an inspired vision for your future self. Learn ways to re-define success for yourself—not just by your accomplishments, but also by the qualities of your character. Understand the science and research behind living a high quality of life and leave with a completed personal statement of success. Takeaways Learn what positive psychology tells us about living a meaningful life Distinguish between “resume virtues” and “eulogy virtues” Recognize how emotion, relationships, engagement, meaning and…

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Fight COVID-19 with WEST – A fundraiser benefiting Life Science Cares COVID-19 Response Fund

April 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
$10

As COVID-19 continues to spread in Massachusetts and the Country, we are reminded of how interconnected we are. These are challenging times for us all, and WEST hopes to play a small role to help those in need! WEST is pleased to organize a special virtual panel discussion with the WEST Board and Advisory Board members. One hundred percent of the proceeds from this event will be donated to the Life Science Cares COVID-19 Response Fund providing flexible grants to organizations working to meet the emerging and…

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GROWTH MARKETING | HOW TO CREATE GROWTH STRATEGIES

April 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
General Assembly Boston Downtown, 125 Summer Street
Boston, MA 02110 United States
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Join General Assembly and our monthly guests for a conversation about digital marketing and growth hacking. Our guests are all experienced marketing professionals who will speak about their approach to growing their businesses.We will talk about the Technology they use, strategies that work for them and things they have learned along the way. Join us for these sessions and have your questions ready! Takeaways Subjects that maybe covered Marketing Strategy Content Marketing Technology and Tools Reporting and Analytics Failures? Things…

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NECEC Webinar: One-on-One with a Seed/Series A Investor

April 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Online via Zoom Boston, United States + Google Map
Free

Learn about how COVID-19 is affecting the startup ecosystem and ask questions to help you and your startup navigate the funding process in NECEC Navigate’s webinar on April 23, featuring cleantech investors from CleanCapital and LaunchNY. We will dive into Series Seed vs Series A, tips on approaching and connecting with potential cleantech funders and investors, and strategies on maintaining strategic partnerships. Register here: https://bit.ly/3edIXWE

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[Virtual] Angel Launch + Capital Raising Workshop

April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
MA United States + Google Map
Free

Join us as Angel VCs examine deals and help you shape your future. More Investors - more feedback - same prizes! Free to attend - to pitch go to bit.ly/blooza Open to all Entrepreneurs. Now with a great line-up of our most active Angel VCs: Join us for a chance to get funded. Previous winners like Alyce raised $5.4 million beginning with a $500,000 through us. SeedCX received funding offers from 2 of the judges and $1.25 million toward their…

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HOW SHE GOT THERE

April 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
GA Boston Downtown, 125 Summer St
Boston, MA 02110 United States
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The well-being of our employees, students, clients, instructors, and guests is our number one priority here at General Assembly. We are monitoring COVID-19 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. Registered participants will be notified 24 hours in advance of this program with information on how to log in to the Zoom Meeting Room and other…

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Data Feminism: A Digital Author Talk

April 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
GA Boston Downtown, 125 Summer St
Boston, MA 02110 United States
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In Data Feminism, Catherine D'Ignazio and Lauren Klein present a new way of thinking about data science and data ethics—one that is informed by intersectional feminist thought. Illustrating data feminism in action, D'Ignazio and Klein show how challenges to the male/female binary can help challenge other hierarchical (and empirically wrong) classification systems. They explain how, for example, an understanding of emotion can expand our ideas about effective data visualization, and how the concept of invisible labor can expose the significant…

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Virtual Arts Equity Summit 2020: Creating Culture Shifts

April 24 @ 6:30 pm - April 26 @ 5:00 pm
Zoom, Zoom Conferencing
Online, MA United States
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Free

Arts Equity Summit 2020: Creating Culture Shifts: A summit for arts & culture leaders committed to building equity Friday, April 24th: Celebrating our arts community. Visual and performing artists will be presenting work via a digital release party. Saturday, April 25th: Critical conversations towards culture shifts. An action packed day of breakout workshops, panel discussions, and round table meetings, hosted via Zoom. Sunday, April 26th: Community response & healing A series of 1hr drop-ins will feature national leaders at the…

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Building Success with Optimism, Resilience, and Grit

April 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
$20

This interactive workshop focuses on the next level of leadership and people development - keeping one's self strong in mind through optimism, resilience, and grit. Through group and partner discussions, we will explore ways to strengthen or teach others optimism, resilience, and grit. You will learn how to strengthen and develop Optimism. We will also explore ways to build Resilience as a competency to overcome change and challenges. The workshop will end with ways to strengthen GRIT as a competency…

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INSIDE THE DESIGN STUDIO

April 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
GA Boston Downtown, 125 Summer St
Boston, MA 02110 United States
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Overview: This inspiring panel event series invites key players in New York City’s design community to offer a rare insider’s look at how they work and create. From branding to user experience to city planning, panelists will discuss how they approach projects from a design point of view, how design thinking methods help with problem-solving, and much more. Plus, they’ll cover opportunities within the field and their vision for the future of the industry. What You’ll Take Away: Gain practical…

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Brave New Business: 4-week Virtual Course for Solopreneurs

April 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The world has changed and that means that your service-based business must adapt in order to survive. Don't freak out. You've got this. We're here to help. This four-week virtual course is designed to help you re-think your approach, your customer, your products, your marketing and your mindset so that you can not just come out of this intact, but on top. This course will help you to become a better, smarter, more strategic, more creative and resilient solopreneur. Here's how:…

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Webinar: How to Win Press For Your Startup

April 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Free

Want to win media coverage for your startup but can’t afford to spend a small fortune on traditional PR agency fees? Well, you’re definitely not alone. The “as seen in” banner on a startup’s website is increasingly seen as the badge of legitimacy for any growing company. Being able to boast about a Tech Crunch, Venture Beat or Next Web feature can build a huge amount of trust, authority, and exposure with potential customers and investors. But how do you…

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Break Into Product Management

April 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
GA Boston Downtown, 125 Summer St
Boston, MA 02110 United States
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About This Event Overview: Product managers are essential to getting great ideas off the ground and into market. Our panel of product-minded pros share their experiences on the job, what skills you need to be successful in the role, and insight on how best to break into the field. Plus, they’ll offer insider guidance on what local product communities and meetups to keep your eye on. Find out if this cross-functional role is right for you. What You’ll Take Away:…

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How to Make Your Ideas Irresistible

April 29 @ 9:00 am - 10:15 am
$20

At the heart of communications lies one seemingly elusive goal: how can we actually get people to love our ideas as much as we do? Thankfully, there’s a surprisingly simple answer, and it lies in how we come up with our ideas in the first place. Tamsen Webster spent 20 years making messages to move minds and markets and four years turning ideas into action as the Executive Producer of one of the largest TEDx events in the world. During…

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SGO DEI Virtual Meetup: Embodying diversity, equity, and inclusion at your startup

April 29 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

One of the most important things when starting a company is defining workplace culture. With multiple demands and oftentimes a fast-paced environment, startups face unique challenges and opportunities in creating the foundation for the company they envision. A key part of that foundation is embodying a diverse, equitable, and inclusive work environment. What would it look like to honor the identities of employees? How do we increase employee engagement and retention on our team? Where do we even start when…

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THE FUTURE OF ESPORTS AFTER COVID-19

April 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
GA Boston Downtown, 125 Summer St
Boston, MA 02110 United States
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The Future of Esports After COVID-19 is a virtual event that features a moderated panel of national/local thought leaders who share insights into where esports is today, where it may be going in the coming years, and how people can break into industry professions or start entrepreneurial ventures.

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Resilient Coders Digital Demo Day

April 30 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Free

Hiring Software Engineers? Join us from home and meet the 2020 Resilient Coders graduating class!   The safety and health of our community come first, and Resilient Coders is joining in the efforts to help slow the spread of COVID-19. We'll be bringing one of our favorite events of the year to you digitally. If your company will soon hire early-career software engineers, please RSVP today. If your company is not hiring, please help us spread the word about Demo…

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