Code Your Way to $1K Even If You Don’t Know How to Code workshop
If you’re considering a career in tech, you might feel overwhelmed and not sure where to start. How do you get experience when you have no experience? Should you freelance? How do you take the first step into a totally new industry? What IS the first step? We’ll figure all of that out—and then some—in this friendly, supportive workshop where we’ll start at Square One. You’ll walk away with the wheels in motion to make a big career change and to start making money right away. There’s no tech skills required—come get motivated and inspired no matter your skill level!
Adda Birnir Founder & CEO, Skillcrush @addabjork
Adda is the founder and CEO of Skillcrush, the country’s largest online education company focused on training women in tech skills to make career changes. She's passionate about empowering women to create fuller and more flexible lives, creating a more inclusive tech world, and making tech a tool anyone can use. She has been named one of the "20 Women to Watch in Media" by the Columbia Journalism Review, one of the "30 Most Important Women in Tech" by Business Insider, and has been featured on the BBC, PBS, Fast Company, and Mashable.