Each week, we handpick a few of our favorite (and mostly free) startup and tech events for beginner and established entrepreneurs. Be sure to check this page regularly for updates.
Week of March 27 – 31
Where: In the comfort of your couch
What: Want to go to business school? Applying to an MBA program can be a daunting and challenging process. With the help of seasoned MBA admissions professionals, we’ll help you better understand and prepare for the journey ahead.
Why we love it: Higher education is a well-known promotion and salary boost. Get all your concerns addressed by a pro who has helped countless students get into grad schools of their choice.
Where: Dentons, 1221 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10020
What: Startup fundraising can be an arduous journey. Wouldn’t it be easier if you had your own team of guides to help you along your way? Relax! Your venture capital sherpas are here. Our team of VCs, financial consultants, bankers, and lawyers has collectively helped walk thousands of companies down the fundraising aisle — from identifying smart money to negotiating fair terms and conditions.
Why we love it: Get your fundraising worries calmed for free! Join this breakfast discussion to learn the process of a raise, pre-money and post-money valuation, understanding dilution and negotiating your best VC deals.
Where: Microsoft Technology Center, 11 Times Square, New York, NY 10036
What: Get a job in games. No kidding! At the third annual NYC Games & Digital Media Career Fair discover education, networking, and professional resources in the community. Local companies are seeking talent for exciting opportunities in game development, digital media, technology, and VR. Get personalized job search feedback in one-on-one reviews. Meet with employers and recruiters looking to hire.
Why we love it: This event is a well of opportunities! Have a team of experts available for one-on-one sessions with job-seekers to answer questions, review your resume, portfolio, or code, and conduct mock interviews. Sign up onsite with one of our volunteers specializing in art, programming, design, production, music/audio, writing, or QA, and get some expert advice, help polishing your application materials, or a chance to brush up on your interview skills.