[HUB WORKBENCH] Building a Good Company Series Part 4: Sustaining the Planet

HUB | WHEN: March 13th, 6:00 pm | WHERE: 925 Mission St | Details: How can we build companies that measure results in terms of sustainability and positive impact on communities? This five part course is an intensive experience that provides entrepreneurs and executives with the concepts, tools and strategies needed to build enterprises that address economic as well as social and environmental needs. Through a series of lectures and exercises, this course will help you build a plan for creating or transforming your business.


[HUB WORKBENCH] How to Create a TED Worthy Presentation

HUB | WHEN: March 13th, 5:30 pm | WHERE: 925 Mission St | Details: We are living in a world where Steve Jobs was a modern-day hero, Al Gore won an Oscar for his Inconvenient Truth presentation and the TED conference is the place everyone wants to be each year. This class is will teach techniques that can be used across a variety of platforms – whether you are doing a company presentation, pitching to an investor/client or speaking at TED.


[HUB WORKBENCH] Intro to Design Thinking

HUB | WHEN: Feb 19th, 5 - 7 PM | WHERE: 925 Mission St | Details: Interested in learning how creative companies give birth to new ideas and turn those ideas into innovative services and products? Then this is the class for you! In a short, high-paced session we will introduce the concepts of design-thinking as they’re taught at the Stanford d. school and elsewhere.  This is a hands on, project-based class taught by past and current d. school d. Leaders using design-thinking in different professional industries.