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Thinkful is building the world’s next workforce in Madison with a skills and outcomes-based approach to learning. Students succeed with one-on-one mentorship from industry experts, career coaching and an online platform that allows for structured and flexible study schedules. Thinkful’s ever-growing stable of programs includes Software Engineering, Data Science, Data Analytics, Product Management, and UX/UI Design.

Join us for free workshops, info sessions, tech talks and happy hours focused on building new skills and launching your career. Beginners learning to code, data scientists looking to level up, designers looking to transition to UX and everyone in between will find an event worth attending. We’re proud to be sponsored and supported by Thinkful Madison, who contribute teams of experienced mentors and career coaches to every single workshop, meetup and tech talk.

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Thinkful is committed to creating an amazing local community and providing opportunities to collaborate, partner with, and sponsor fellow community organizations.

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Upcoming events (4+)

Thinkful Webinar | Learn UX/UI Design With Thinkful

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UX design brings together art, business, and engineering. Let’s take a deep dive into our UX/UI Design program. Learn how designers conduct user research, create iterative design, and ensure rapid prototyping.

About this event

UX is a career path that allows room for growth and expansion in a variety of areas, including design research, art direction, and even freelancing. This program is designed to help those with no prior experience in design land their first full-time job as a product designer—at a flexible pace and without having to quit your current job!

What you’ll learn:

What is UX/UI Designer?
Why should you become a UX/UI Designer?
Our Philosophy & Approach
Program, Curriculum, and Structure Overview
Next Steps To Learning UX/UI Design

How to join us: Once you register with Eventbrite, you will receive an email with the links to the live webinar from BigMarker. If you do not receive your link, please email [masked].

Thinkful Webinar | Learn Data Analytics With Thinkful

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Join us and learn what a data analyst does. We’ll introduce you to our Data Analytics program, designed to help those with no prior experience in data or tech land their first full-time job as a data analyst.

About this event

This program is designed to help those with no prior experience in data or technology land their first full-time job as a data analyst - at a flexible pace and without having to quit your current job!

What you will learn:

What is Data Analytics?
Why should you become a Data Analyst?
Our Philosophy & Approach
Program, Curriculum, and Structure Overview
Next Steps to Learning Data Analytics

How to join us: Once you register with Eventbrite, you will receive an email with the links to the live webinar from BigMarker. If you do not receive your link, please email [masked].

Thinkful Webinar | Intro to HTML & CSS Build Your Own Website

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Join us as we teach you the fundamentals of HTML & CSS while building an interactive website. You'll build your webpage with the help of our instructor, and leave with your site live and ready to share.

About this event

Curious about coding, but don’t know where to begin? This workshop is the perfect place to start. Join us as we teach you the fundamentals of HTML & CSS while building an interactive website.

In this workshop, you'll learn the key concepts of HTML & CSS, which are the basic “building blocks” of all websites. You'll start building your own site with the help of our instructor and TAs, and you’ll leave with your own site live on the internet to share with your friends and family. Take a look at a live website created by a previous attendee here!

What you will learn:

Basic Fundamentals HTML like tags, elements, and attributes
Basic Fundamentals of CSS like selectors, properties, and values
Learning about Margins, Borders, and Padding
And so much more...

How to join us: Once you register with Eventbrite, you will receive an email with the links to the live webinar from BigMarker. If you do not receive your link, please email [masked].

Thinkful Webinar | Intro to UX/UI Design: User Research

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How do professional designers create a user-friendly experience? They go straight to the source — the user.

About this event

User research is the secret weapon that helps designers learn about the behavior, goals, motivations, and needs of the people who actually use their platform. With this valuable skill set, you’ll be ready to kick off your career in UX design.

Join us in this webinar to get introduced to some of the proven techniques within this space, learn how to develop better user experiences, and how those skills will put you in high demand in this exciting career.

What you will learn:

What is the UX/UI Design Process
Discover the different types of user research
How human behavior applies to user research
And so much more...

How to join us: Once you register with Eventbrite, you will receive an email with the links to the live webinar from BigMarker. If you do not receive your link, please email [masked].

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