Katie Hurst

Galvanize Phoenix

Galvanize is revolutionizing the transition from no coding experience to qualified applicant for a real coding job. They also provide co-working space for companies of all size, all over the US.

About Katie Hurst

Katie Hurst is from Galvanize (Phoenix campus) and she sits down with me to talk about Entrepreneurship resources, co-working, and how Galvanize is working to solve an upcoming developer shortage of 1 MILLION developers.

Want to learn to code? Galvanize is revolutionizing the transition from no coding experience to qualified applicant for a real coding job. Not only that, but they provide career services for their students and them “learning to learn” techniques. And although Galvanize is an education house, they also provide co-working space for companies of all size, all over the US.

Check out Galvanize at https://www.galvanize.com

 

Timeline

  • [00:45] Katie talks about what she does at Galvanize PHX and what a "Boomerager" is
  • [01:47] The “the best kept  secret” of Galvanize, it’s NOT just a coworking space!
  • [02:42] Katie talks about what surprises her the most about working at Galvanize
  • [04:50] Katie talks about how someone would know if Galvanize is for them
  • [06:03] Katie talks about what an entrepreneur looks like to her
  • [06:23] How just solving a problem is Katie’s key to entrepreneurship
  • [07:29] If Katie was going to start a new company, these are the resources she would leverage first
  • [08:18] How to get a hold of Katie and/or Galvanize PHX

Rapid Fire with Katie!

"It’s life changing what we’re doing… what’s so important is that [the students & entrepreneurs] are part of a larger community"

Katie Hurst, Campus Operations Director

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