What we're about

Welcome to Tech Talent South New Orleans! Here you can find information about TTS hosted events, alumni updates, and information on how Tech Talent South is empowering folks to do BIG things! Tech Talent South's mission is to develop more tech talent in the South through immersive beginner-focused programs teaching web development and computer programming. We want to do our part to help put NOLA on the map as the next big tech hub and empower creative thinkers in the area with the skills they need to drive innovation. In addition to offering camps that kids can attend with their parents, Tech Talent South offers 8-week Code Immersion Program for adults in the NOLA area. Want to get involved? Let us know here: Get Involved New Orleans. (http://info.techtalentsouth.com/get-involved-new-orleans)

In our Code Immersion Program, we teach the following: · Ruby on Rails · Domain Modeling · HTTP and "RESTful" Design · HTML/CSS · Javascript and AJAX · How to utilize APIs

Students come out of our program with a tremendous foundation in web development and the know-how to code, design, and ship dynamic database-backed web applications. Creative thinkers and entrepreneurs are empowered with the skills to quickly develop their ideas and push them live to the web. We are always looking for passionate, persistent, and creative people looking to do something BIG in New Orleans. If that sounds like you, check out our website to learn more (http://techtalentsouth.com) & view our latest Graduate Spotlight video featuring graduate, Blake as he dishes his own TTS experience!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=77_eAz0mUbg

Upcoming events (5+)

Intro To GitHub

The Warehouse

Have you ever wondered what GitHub is all about? Join Tech Talent South for our free workshop where we'll explore the fundamentals of GitHub. RSVP Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/intro-to-github-tickets-52886951295 This workshop will be presented by TTS Instructor, Ray Koenig!

NOLA Startup Crawl

Lucid

Join Tech Talent South as we journey across New Orleans to visit our city's best and brightest startups! This exciting adventure will end at a local bar, TBA. RSVP Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nola-startup-crawl-tickets-52881259270 Featuring: Lucid Levelset (Formerly zlien) Drinks and snacks will be provided by Lucid. Full lineup and run of show coming soon!

SEO Your LinkedIn Profile

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Did you know that an average of 95% of recruiters use LinkedIn to discover great talent? Your LinkedIn profile could be keeping you from the big break you've been waiting for. Join Tech Talent South for our free workshop, SEO Your LinkedIn Profile, where we'll help you optimize your profile and improve your chances of getting found. Featured guest speaker TBA! RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/seo-your-linkedin-profile-tickets-53070431088

The Future of Tech

The Warehouse

What does the future hold for the industrial landscape of tech in New Orleans? Join Tech Talent South for our panel of industry experts as we discuss the social, economic and political influences that will determine the future of tech in New Orleans. RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-future-of-tech-tickets-53064480289 Featuring: Grady Fitzpatrick, Senior Vice President of Business Development at GNO Inc. Adele Tiblier, Chief Marketing Officer at Story Block Scott Santens, Writer & Basic Income Advocate Élan Jones, Executive Director of NOLA_CODE *Panelist bios available on Eventbrite

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How To Be A Freelancer

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