CourseHorse NYC: Classes to Take This Week

We’ve teamed up with CourseHorse to bring you a selection of NYC classes that will be of particular interest to you. Here’s what we recommend checking out in the next five days. As a special treat, DWL readers can get $5 off any class with the promo code: designworklife.


Here’s what’s happening this week:

Mobile App Development Bootcamp

Wednesday, March 13th, 6:00PM–9:00PM / $75
This workshop will teach you about the process of creating an app from start to finish — from learning about the appverse itself to development, design, economics, management, and marketing. With your newfound knowledge, you’ll be on the fast track to creating your app and getting it live and online quickly, efficiently, and in a manner that will maximize its potential for success.
Sign up here.

Intro to eCommerce: Strategies for Digital 

Tuesday, March 12th, 6:00PM–7:30PM / $30
Intro to eCommerce is a high level class designed to provide early stage and aspiring digital merchants a holistic view of the eCommerce ecosystem. Additionally, the class will give students a detailed overview of the fundamental processes & considerations essential to successfully launching an online store.
Sign up here.

Social Media & Online Marketing Manager

Wednesday, March 13th, 7:00PM–9:00PM / $250
This class will help you to figure out how the power of technology and the transition between Mainstream Media and New Media has been affecting your business. Attendees will also learn how you can advertise your business, spending less money for a bigger target audience. You will develop the Social Media Strategy appropriated for your personality and business, besides teaching you how to use several Social Media tools to do Market Research to better understand your audience.
Sign up here.

Creating Ebooks with Adobe InDesign

Monday, March 11th, 6:00PM–9:00PM / $545
Students will create an EPUB file that can be displayed on all eReaders (iPad, Nook, Sony Reader, etc.) as well as a Mobi file for Amazon’s Kindle.
Sign up here.

Google Analytics Seminars for Success

Tuesday, March 12th, 8:30AM–5:00PM / $948 (other dates available)
At our Seminar for Success we’ll dig in and explore ways to use your Google Analytics to gather more meaningful data, analyze it better, and make your website perform.
Sign up here.

Nuts & Bolts

Friday, March 15th, 6:00PM–8:00PM / $100
This safari is for those who comprehend the “scene” settings and other elementary controls of their cameras but would like a better understanding of white balance, File Formats (RAW, JPG etc.), color space, depth of field, flash, etc.
Sign up here.


Want to plan farther ahead? CourseHorse offers a ton of other NYC classes, both this week and down the road. The design, programming, photography and business classes may be up your alley.


Courtney is the founder of Design Work Life and Seamless Creative, a small design studio she runs with her husband Brian. She now splits her time between developing brand identities for small businesses and soaking up (and passing along) as much inspiration as she possibly can.

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