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Thinkful is building the world’s next workforce in Houston with skills and an 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 Houston (https://bit.ly/meetup-houston), who contributes teams of experienced mentors and career coaches to every single workshop, meetup and tech talk.

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Upcoming events (5)

Thinkful Webinar | UX/UI Design: Creating a Design System

https://bit.ly/32NybSS*** Design isn’t just an afterthought in tech circles anymore, it truly helps drive the direction of the product or service. But how does a design team help guide the rest of the company in the right direction? By incorporating a design system. A design system is a master collection of the key standardized documentation every company needs to define the overall design of the product. Incorporating a design system in your company brings lots of tangible value: faster to market times, improved UX and customer satisfaction, better internal communication, and consistency across all products. Join us in this webinar as we continue to discuss why having a design system is so important and gain hands-on experience in creating your own. What you will learn: What is a Design System? Notable Real-World Design Systems Figma Tips and Best Practices Creating Our Own System 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 JavaScript: Build a Guessing Game

*** Please RSVP on Eventbrite to receive an email with your customized webinar link: https://bit.ly/38HCWRG*** With each new JavaScript concept you learn, you will add new features to the game, including keeping track of how many guesses you've had and starting a new game from scratch. Join us as we teach you how to build a simple guessing game while learning the fundamentals of JavaScript, the most popular programming language. What you’ll learn: - What is JavaScript - JavaScript Fundamentals like variable structure, function structure, and data types - How to use If/Else functions with parameters - 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 | Data Science Basics: Machine Learning

*** Please RSVP on Eventbrite to receive an email with your customized webinar link: https://bit.ly/38Ksqt1 *** Companies and professionals often point to them as a cure-all for a seemingly unlimited amount of applications. But what does machine learning entail? And how do data scientists apply this powerful tool in a practical setting? Join us for this interactive workshop as we break down everything that aspiring data scientists need to know about machine learning and how to apply that knowledge with Python. What you will learn: What is Machine Learning? Various predictive models Hands-on examples of them with Python Ways to continue learning 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 | UX/UI Design: Wireframes and Prototypes

*** Please RSVP on Eventbrite to receive an email with your customized webinar link: https://bit.ly/2IF4Rqx*** "Wireframes and prototypes are two of the most foundational pieces of the UX/UI Design Process, but creating your first version (or several!) of each can feel a little intimidating. How do you even get started? What separates good wireframes from bad ones? And how do you take your basic wireframes to working prototypes that will impress the rest of your team? Join us for this hands-on workshop where we’ll break down best practices of wireframing and prototyping in UX/UI Design, examine some different use cases from out in the wild, and use Figma to apply what you’ll learn to a real-world example. What you will learn: Why UX/UI skills are so in-demand Guiding principles for good wireframes Hands-on experience with Figma for prototyping And 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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