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Jan 16    Galvanize

Elevate Your Startup with Galvanize

Originally published on Medium by Sridhar Kamma, Co-Founder & CEO, Apposphere, Inc.  There are many co-working spaces around, one that especially stands out the most from the rest is Galvanize. As an early stage entrepreneur,…

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Jan 12    Galvanize

Data Driven Success

Don’t let anyone tell you that you don’t belong in tech. Believing in yourself and leveling up your skills at Galvanize pays off. Just ask Tracy Lee.   Level Up

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Jan 10    Chris Outcalt

When Big Data Meets High Fashion

How one Galvanize student's final project led him to a full-time gig at Nordstrom. The capstone project that helped Aaron Lichtner land a job as data scientist at Nordstrom almost never happened. Last spring, when…

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Jan 9    Adam Griffin

2016 Year in Review and Looking Ahead: Galvanize Membership

Contributions made by Adam Griffin, Director of Membership, Aaron Hohle,  Lead Membership Manager, and Manu Vasconcelos, Lead Member Success Manager.  Hello and Happy New Year, My name is Adam Griffin, and I’m the Director of…

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Jan 6    Kristen O'Neill

No Shoes, No Jacket…No Problem

One woman’s journey from law school to web developer (Hint: she’s happier now) On her first day of class at Galvanize’s Web Development Immersive course last spring, Erika Angarita was a little nervous. Not because…

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Jan 4    Galvanize

Take a Hike

What does a data scientist-in-training do when she’s not a big fan of hiking, but her boyfriend is super into it? If you’re Olivia Schow, you use real life as inspiration for your capstone project,…

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Jan 3    Hannah Freitas

3 Inquiry Techniques to Address Confrontation within Your Startup

In collaboration with the Techstars Accelerator Program in Boulder, Galvanize is hosting a workshop series called Model Mondays, on business development, valuations, and market trends, for anyone interested in entrepreneurship. Galvanize had the honor of…

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Dec 29    Haley Gray

Are These Three Things Missing From Your Work Life?

If at this very moment you’re already dreading the sound of your alarm clock going off tomorrow morning, maybe it’s time to start thinking about finding a different gig. Intelligent, creative problem solvers who love…

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Dec 29    Galvanize

Where Galvanize Grads Got Hired in 2016

2016 was a doozy. Chock full of ups, downs and what-the-whats? Here at Galvanize, we're giving props to all of our students who worked their hearts out this year to level up and build careers…

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Dec 28    Galvanize

Galvanize Named One of SwitchUp’s 2016 Best Bootcamp

If you’re like us, you do your research. You want to know that putting your time, money and effort into something is going to pay off. That’s when a site like Switchup comes in handy.…

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Dec 28    Matt Zwiebel

A Puncher’s Chance

At Galvanize, we’re putting a whole new spin on Study Halls with monthly, members-only sessions. At every Study Hall, industry all-stars present on one of three topics –– growth, funding, or product –– and collaborate…

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Dec 27    Jessica Cox

4 Steps to Finding the Investors of Your Dreams

At Galvanize, we’re putting a whole new spin on Study Hall with monthly, members-only sessions. At every Study Hall, industry all-stars present on one of three topics –– growth, funding, or product –– and collaborate…

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Dec 26    Hannah Freitas

Disrupt the Industry by Riding the Wave

In collaboration with the Techstars Accelerator Program in Boulder, Galvanize is hosting a workshop series called Model Mondays, on business development, valuations, and market trends, for anyone interested in entrepreneurship. Galvanize had the honor of…

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Dec 22    Roya Sabeti

Fundraising for Your Startup? Ask Yourself These Questions

At Galvanize, we’re putting a whole new spin on Study Hall with monthly, members-only sessions. At every Study Hall, industry all-stars present on one of three topics – Growth, Funding, or Product –– and collaborate…

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Dec 22    Tony Rehagen

Manual Transition

A fateful Uber ride gave this veteran new direction Two years ago, as fall turned to winter — or what passes for winter — in South Florida, Steve McLaughlin felt lost. He’d emerged from a…

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Dec 21    Chris Outcalt

The Ultimate Christmas Gift: A Second Chance

Chad Latham has had a pretty good run of holiday gifts the past two years. Last December, President Obama granted Latham clemency; the 38-year-old was released from prison after serving 10 years for growing marijuana.…

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Dec 21    Galvanize

Balancing Act

Ever dream of having a job that gives you a better work-life balance? Wonder if you can change your life, and still have a life at the same time? Check out Maria’s story.   Level…

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Dec 20    Galvanize

A More Flexible Way to Level Up Your Tech Skills

At Galvanize we are committed to making tech education and access to careers in tech available to everyone. This is why we are excited to introduce a brand new series of part-time courses to our…

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Dec 16    Galvanize

Galvanize 2016 Holiday Gift Guide

When it comes to holiday gift giving, brick-and-mortar shopping is time-consuming and stress-inducing. (Ever tried to find a parking spot at the mall the week before Christmas? #yikes) Give yourself a break—and give your loved…

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Dec 15    Galvanize

Girls + Coding = Awesome

When it comes to diversifying the tech industry, the future starts now. Galvanize is committed to making tech education and access to careers in tech, available to all, especially to women and others who have…

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Dec 15    Lauren Lark

The Ballad Of A Web Developer

How Galvanize helped Bryan Brophy retune his life. In the summer of 2010, Bryan Brophy was lying on his bunk in the back of a tour bus parked in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on the phone…

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Dec 14    Riley Petersen

4 Tips to Consider When Fundraising for Your Startup

At Galvanize, we’re putting a whole new spin on Study Hall with monthly, members-only sessions. At every Study Hall, industry all-stars present on one of three topics –– growth, funding, or product –– and collaborate…

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Dec 9    Galvanize

Predicting the Futures

Cooper Stainbrook knows corn. And he knows data science. It wasn’t always that way. He grew up on a farm in Minnesota, and traded the fields for a career in finance after graduating from Yale…

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Dec 8    Lisa Greim

7 Networking Tips for Introverts

Data scientists and web developers, designers and engineers, coders and quant jocks – our vocations often attract people who prefer quiet time to think and work alone. These tendencies make the standard career advice –…

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Dec 7    Kristen O'Neill

Mother of Invention

Entrepreneur Janine Williams is raising kids, capital and a company that’s changing the way hotels do business. Janine Williams knew she was sitting on a goldmine. Technically, she was sitting at her dining room table,…

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