What we're about

Thinkful is building the world’s next workforce in San Jose 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 San Jose, 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 (4+)

Thinkful Webinar | Intro To Data Analytics: Excel Basics

*** Please RSVP on Eventbrite to receive an email with your customized webinar link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/thinkful-webinar-intro-to-data-analytics-excel-basics-tickets-166570002361?aff=Meetup ***

Every successful data analyst had to master the humble Excel spreadsheet. Get the 101 on formatting, formulas, and functions in our free webinar, hosted on Google Sheets.

About this event
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 | Free Crash Course: HTML & CSS

Online event

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If you’re curious about coding, HTML & CSS is the perfect place to start. You'll learn how to create and style the building blocks of a website, all while completing challenges to help you master your new skills.

About this event
Start your journey into the world of coding with a fun and challenging session on HTML and CSS.This hands-on course will teach you core concepts and building blocks for free.

Together we'll work through a series of drills that will teach you the core concepts of HTML (tags, elements, and attributes), and the basics of CSS (selectors, properties, and values). All your work will be in a platform that will allow you to bring it home with you and continue to work on it after you leave.

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 | What is UX/UI Design?

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Visual designers make websites look beautiful. UX/UI designers make them work. Go behind the scenes in this free crash course as we explore the day-to-day of the role, the skills you'll need, and how to launch a career in this lucrative field.

About this event

Wondering what UX/UI Design is and if it's the right career for you? Join us as we cover the rise of the UX/UI design industry, what a designer actually does, and all of the different types of roles that exist in the UX/UI field.

We'll walk you through how to get the skills to become a top-notch designer yourself and highlight the path to getting those various jobs that will be open to you once you've mastered this skill set.

What you will learn:

What is UX/UI Design?
About UX/UI in the business setting
Tips and Tools for the UX/UI Expert
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 | Getting Started in Tech

Needs a location

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In this talk, we'll cover the different ways you can break into tech. Then we'll dive into the job opportunities available, from positions you've heard of such as ux/ui designer and web developer to ones that are new to the scene, such as the data scientist.

What you will learn:

What are the different career paths in tech?
The growth projections of these careers
Resources to start your career in tech
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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