Upcoming Live Seminars

to Accelerate Your Career in Tech

Upcoming Live Seminars

Join us live every Wednesday as School16 founders Vadim and Sergei Revzin interview Operations, Project Management, Sales, and Product Marketing experts as they share their experiences and advice for navigating a career in tech.

live seminar
How do Growth Marketers Create Engaging Content at Companies Like Snapchat and Pandora
Katie Weidmann
Growth Marketing Manager
December 15, 2021 1:00 PM
live seminar
How To Break Into Partnership Roles at Companies Like NBC, Viacom and Twitter
Jasmine Shockness
Global Content Partnerships
December 8, 2021 6:00 PM

Past Event Recordings

Get access to recordings of past seminars with experts from industry professionals in Operations, Project Management, Sales, and Product Marketing roles at major tech companies.

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How a SpaceX Engineer Launched a Rapidly Growing Consumer Health Startup
Josh Clemente
Founder at Levels, Previously SpaceX
In this live podcast recording of The Mentors Podcast Josh will talk about how he went from being a hardware engineer at SpaceX to launching a quickly growing consumer health brand.
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How to Make Product Decisions that Impact Millions
Juan Figuera
Sr. Product Manager at Amex Digital Labs
Juan will talk through how his entrepreneurial background prepared him for the product innovation role at Amex and how the 170 year old company makes key product decisions
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How Operations Teams Function in a Fast Growth Environment
Nicole Delany
Market Operations Manager at Lyft
Nicole's session will cover how her experience in strategy and project management led to a role in operations at Lyft, and how Ops teams at Lyft are optimized for growth
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How to Launch a Career in Customer Success Before Graduating
Megan Taylor
Customer Success Manager at Uber
Megan will talk about how she got involved with Uber Eats on the partnership side while still in college, and how her career in Customer Success has evolved over the last four years
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How to Pivot Your Career to Tech Sales
Brett Michaels
Head of Sales at Google Cloud
Brett will be leading a conversation about his trajectory from engineering to tech sales, starting with his background in working with the federal government before moving to commercial
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Becoming a Data-Driven Product Manager in Tech
Keisha Johnson
Product Operations Manager at Pluralsight
Keisha will discuss how her role utilizes both technical and non-technical skillsets to make informed product decisions and how she transitioned into Product from a Business Analyst role.
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How Complex Marketing Initiatives Are Executed at a Global Tech Firm
Rose Spicer
Global Sr. Dir. Oracle Retail Marketing
Rose will be leading a discussion on how she develops and implements strategic marketing plans involving advertising, demand generation, events, content marketing, etc.
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How This Tech Entrepreneur Hired Her First 100 Employees
Mona Bijoor
Investor and Founding CEO of JOOR
Mona will be leading a discussion on building a fashion brand to process over $7 billion in transactions and growing a team from 0 to 100 employees with her first technology business.
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Becoming a Product Marketing Manager at Established Technology Brands
Prabha Dublish
Product Marketing Manager at Facebook
Prabha will discuss the three core pillars of product marketing and the growing opportunities in this increasingly important field at established and emerging technology brands
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Building a Career in Technology Operations and Venture Capital
Holyn Kanake
Strategy and Operations at Twitter
Holyn will run a session on navigating partnership strategy and operations at major consumer properties like Twitter and establishing a career as an early stage venture scout
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Understanding SaaS Economics as a B2B Technology Professional
Kateryna Kladkova
Sr. Growth Specialist at Hubspot
Kateryna will be leading a class on foundations of SaaS Economics covering what tech professional need to understand when looking for opportunities at SaaS companies like Hubspot.
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Getting Your Start in Tech Through Inside Sales
Kevin "KD" Dorsey
VP of Inside Sales at PatientPop
KD will lead a session on entering the growing discipline of inside sales and how top reps quickly get promoted to management and leadership roles at technology startups
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Establishing Yourself as Digital Marketing Leader in Tech
Grace Ouma-Cabezas
Marketing Executive at Food52, The Knot
Grace will discuss how she grew her career at major consumer brands focusing on deep audience connection and performance driven marketing to drive rapid market growth
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Finding Sought After Opportunities In Strategy and Operations
Akshay Sriprasad
Product & Market Strategist at Google
Akshay will run a session on strategy and operations, highlighting how his role at Google lead him to a small team within a subsidiary of Alphabet (Google's parent company)
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How to Navigate a Career In Enterprise Sales and Account Management
David Dennenberg
Global Account Executive at NetApp
Dave will lead a session on mastering enterprise sales and client services after starting off in tech support and working in highly technical roles like Principal Architect and SE Manager
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Navigating a Business and Technical Career at Top Tech Brands
Isaac Carrada
Startup Ecosystem Leader at IBM
Isaac talk about his transition from sales to engineering, and how he has been able to break into multiple Fortune 1000 companies including EA Games, Procter & Gamble, and IBM
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Becoming an Indispensable Operations Manager
Artia Moghbel
Chief Operating Officer at DFINITY
Artia will breakdown his career transition into operations and how his background as a management consultant helped him scale a company to over 100 employees
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How to Land a Role in Software Product Management
Surbhi Gupta
Sr. Product Manager at MATRIXX Software
Surbhi will discuss how she built her product career at places like Oracle and Intuit, the skills required for landing such roles and the best way to start building your knowledge as a PM
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Navigating a Successful Tech Sales Career
Daisy dePaulis
Head of Sales, Americas at Google Cloud
Daisy will talk about sales roles at early vs. growth stage startups and how this position works cross-functionally with customer success and product at places like Google
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How Companies Like Slack Evaluate New Talent
Carl Narcisse
Sr. Technical Recruiter at Slack
Carl will lead a conversation about what it takes to land a technical role at Slack, what business roles are in high demand, and how to get your foot in the door with established tech companies.

Featured Articles

School16 founders Vadim and Sergei Revzin regularly contribute to publications like Forbes—read their recent takes on trends in tech and entrepreneurship.

The Mentors Podcast

Join School16 founders Vadim and Sergei Revzin on the Mentors Podcast as they uncover the truth behind how people build things. Listen to recorded episodes below and tune in every Monday and Wednesday for new episodes.

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The evolution of a leader from field sales to president at a public company
Vadim & Sergei
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The Best Moments From 100 Episodes Of Our Show
Vadim & Sergei
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The Art And Science Of Being Happy With Nataly Kogan Of Happier – Part II
Vadim & Sergei
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The Art And Science Of Being Happy With Nataly Kogan Of Happier - Part I
Vadim & Sergei
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Teespring's Meteoric Rise And What Happened After They Raised $65 Million, with Evan Stites-Clayton
Vadim & Sergei
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SXSW EDU: From 0 To 8,000 Attendees, With Founder Ron Reed
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Stumbling Into Greatness
PODCAST
Starting A Gaming Company While Getting A PhD In Neuroscience At NYU, With Wayne Mackey of Statespace – Part II
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Starting A Gaming Company While Getting A PhD In Neuroscience At NYU, With Wayne Mackey of Statespace - Part I
PODCAST
Sales For Founders 101: Introduction
Vadim & Sergei
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Sales For Founders 101: Getting Meetings
Vadim & Sergei
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Sales For Founders 101: Closing The Deal
Vadim & Sergei
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Remembering Colin Kroll And How To Deal With The Struggles Of Entrepreneurship
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Reducing Plastic Waste By Dominating The Sustainable Paper Straw Market, With The Founders Of SeaStraws
PODCAST
Public Speaking Techniques Used by Billionaires, Actors and Presidents
Vadim & Sergei
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Our First Assembly And Keeping The Attention Of 500 Eighth Graders
Vadim & Sergei
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Negotiating Salaries, Speeding Tickets and Used Cars
Vadim & Sergei
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Memorial Day And Our History With The Red Army
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LeVar Burton and Alicia Levi - From Reading Rainbow to Partnering With RIF
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Lessons Learned From Two Weeks Of Talking To Customers
PODCAST
Jerry Seinfeld On Creativity And The Value Of Always Experimenting
PODCAST
How Two Moms Bootstrapped A Children's Product To Millions, With The Co-CEOs of Slumberkins
Vadim & Sergei
PODCAST
How To Win A Nobel Prize
PODCAST
How To Use Your Existing Skills To Find Opportunities In A New Industry
Vadim & Sergei

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