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Thinkful is building the world’s next workforce in Richmond 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 Richmond, 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.

Check out our full range of courses at www.thinkful.com (http://www.thinkful.com/)

Upcoming events (5)

Thinkful Webinar | Intro to Data Science: Python Fundamentals

*** Please RSVP on Eventbrite to receive an email with your customized webinar link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/thinkful-webinar-intro-to-data-science-python-fundamentals-tickets-153382963573?aff=Meetup ***

You'll leave this webinar with all of the foundational Python concepts you need to begin to explore the world of data science.

This is a fun, interactive class for beginners, so no prior programming experience is needed.

What you will learn:

What is Python?
Different Data Types, like strings, integers, and boolean
Basic Python Function Structures
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 HTML & CSS: Build Your Own Website

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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 Data Analytics: Excel Basics

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The ability to transform information into insights is a powerful skill that every data analyst depends on in their careers. Microsoft Excel is one of the most popular analytics tools that helps make that process possible and enables better data-driven decision making.

Join us for this hands-on workshop while we explore key Excel building blocks and help you add Excel to your growing toolbox.

Note: We will be using Google Sheets to learn Excel basics.

What you’ll learn:

What is Excel and how it helps with data analytics
Countif, sumif, and vlookup functions
Additional resources
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 Data Analytics: Tableau Basics

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Are you looking for a better way to present your findings beyond Excel or Powerpoint? Tableau is used by companies of all sizes to visualize their data, and it’s an essential tool to have in your analysis toolkit.

About this event
Join us for an interactive workshop as we explore the typical workflow of a data analyst and the role that Tableau plays within it. We'll get our hands on some actual Tableau examples, and you'll leave here having created several unique visualizations from scratch. To get the most out of this workshop, make sure you have downloaded the free version of Tableau, called Tableau Public, available here.

What you’ll learn:

Best Practices For Showcasing Data
How To Use Tableau
Hands-on Walkthrough Of Visualizing A Data Set
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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