Business Writing: Six-week Class

A course for professionals who want to write more effectively at work. Students will learn how to strike the right tone for their audience, choose the best structure for every project, achieve clarity, and engage the reader. The class will incorporate lectures, in-class writing exercises,…

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If you are in the business of making killer games then this is the event for you. Making games is hard! Gather with GameDevHackers all star lineup to hear, mingle, and discuss topics that drive serious growth. This is a no joke collection of topics…

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Housing Works’ Ask Roulette Third Birthday Show

During Ask Roulette, strangers ask each other any question they want, big or small, in front of a live audience. It’s not as intimidating as it sounds. In fact, it’s built on trust — you can only ask a question once you’ve answered one. If…

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Match Made in Heaven: A Night of Speed Networking

At a Glance: Speed networking event for young creatives to meet experienced pros and practice their pitch; like speed dating, but fun! Why Attend? You want to meet FindSpark speaker alumni from some of NYC’s top creative companies. You want to practice your elevator pitch…

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TechStartupJobs Fair New York 2015

TechStartupJobs Fair bridges the gap between revolutionizing, innovative startups and qualified, aspiring talent. This way the hottest startups are connected with the most capable candidates, making the recruitment process time-efficient, cost-effective, and personal for both the employer and prospective employees.

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Ditching the Wheel: The Value of the Handmade in the Digital Era, with Tom Sachs

Almost everything made today is done so digitally, as to look polished and perfect. Companies like Apple have succeeded in creating products that have no seams and appear robotically made. For a ceramicist, using the wheel allows the maker to erase any evidence of the…

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Join us for our New York Market accelerator program for Mexican tech companies. We are seeking the 15 most promising Mexican tech startups to take part in our one week NY business expansion program that features: Cap Intro: Introductions to esteemed venture investors and accelerator…

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Madison Square Park Art: Paula Hayes

Paula Hayes’s first outdoor sculpture exhibition in New York City will be on view throughout Madison Square Park from February 19 to April 19, 2015. Gazing Globes features eighteen crystal balls that hold the detritus of contemporary culture, including used batteries, computer parts, and other remnants of technology…

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2015 NYC Pipeline Fellowship Conference

The 2015 NYC Pipeline Fellowship Conference is an all day event on angel investing, with panels, breakaway groups and speakers. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Pipeline Fellowship, an angel investing bootcamp for women, is changing the face of angel investing and creating capital for…

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Columbia Journalism School: The Mobile Reporting Weekend Bootcamp

The Mobile Reporting Weekend Bootcamp is an intensive, fast-paced course covering the fundamentals of mobile photography, videography, and editing. The class focuses on best practices in gathering images, audio, and video, using iPhones (5, 5s, and 6 generations only). This workshop also covers the best…

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#HireMe: How to Use Social Media in the Job Hunt

At a Glance: Social media experts share their tips for networking online and using your online presence to land the job. Why Attend? You want to learn more about the possibilities of LinkedIn. You don’t understand how 140 characters or less could help you get…

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New York Startup Pitch Night

Startup Pitch Night provides the proven platform for early stage startups to practice and improve their pitch. Our goal is to make it fun to practice your pitch and to have it be in a fun and relaxed, supportive peer-driven environment. Register to practice your…

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Haven’s Kitchen Afterwork Special: Cocktails 101

In this tutorial, our seasoned bartender will provide an abridged overview on how to do a professional-grade shaken or stirred drink in the home. In addition, she will provide tips on how to properly stock a home bar. Haven’s Kitchen is a recreational cooking school,…

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Columbia Journalism School: Fundamentals of Data Reporting

This class is designed for journalists on any beat looking to identify computer assisted reporting skills and tools needed for beat, enterprise and investigative reporting. It will focus on the fundamentals of the use of data to create an empirical spine of stories and will…

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Columbia Journalism School: Reporting Safely in Crisis Zones

Covering crisis presents some of the biggest challenges in the profession. The wrong move can kill someone, including yourself. Reporters must make quick decisions on whether to trust a translator or drive down a dangerous road. This course will show how to operate with caution…

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Techday 2015

TechDay is a massive science fair for startups. Our 400+ exhibitors have the opportunity to show off their companies to thousands of consumers, the highest caliber investors, hordes of press, the most sought after talent, and the greatest pool of tech enthusiasts looking to celebrate…

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