Career Bootcamps

For the last 2 years, Frankie has been traveling around the globe running Career Workshops, called #TDKgetmeajob, with a superb response. From Brisbane, to Berlin, to Barcelona, to Buenos Aires, and every imaginable timezone, everyone gave us rave reviews so we kept doing them!

We want to help you with everything you don’t learn at uni about the design industry, specifically about who YOU are and your future career. We hate that you’re told ‘show everything you can do’ in your folios, even if you hate it. This will put you on the wrong path for life, and will most likely stop you from getting a job rather than help you. We’re very passionate about designing your dream design career around YOU, and you only.

Thats why in 2019, we’re launching Design Career Bootcamps in exotic places around the world! Imagine instead of 4 hours in a large sweaty classroom, you get 7 WHOLE DAYS to pimp your career, with cool people, in cool places!

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Sri Lanka, Feb 2019

Location: Nilwella, Hiriketiya, Sri Lanka
Date: 1st - 7th February 2019

Why we think its ace:

  • 6 DAYS of classes
  • Limited to 24 spots
  • 2x classes of 12, and individual sessions
  • Local experiences (e.g. jungle hikes, surfing, cool tours…)
  • One-on-one coaching sessions with Frankie
  • Epic experience with new design friends
  • Make global design connections!
  • Private intro’s to your favourite studios
  • Application only; a curated group of people
  • Aimed at people 0 – 5 years into their career
  • TAX DEDUCTIBLE HOLIDAY!

What you’ll be learning:

  • Welcome Show & Tell
  • 20 job options and why you’d be good at them
  • Hardcore industry research on steroids
  • Resume Hacks, how to fill your empty resume or upgrade it
  • Full 2 days on making your portfolio as sexy as possible
  • Optional extra briefs to mix up your folio
  • Getting a professional head shot
  • Building your own website from scratch
  • Organisation and time management skills
  • Developing your Personal Brand
  • Managing your work instagram like a boss
  • Reaching out to dream jobs while you are at the Bootcamp
  • Final presentations

Includes: All classes (lecturers, classes, one-on-one sessions, daily yoga), 7 nights accommodation (based on triple share), all taxes, most meals (breakfast x7, lunch x4, dinner x 5), afternoon tea and snack, fresh drinking water, WIFI in rooms and thoughtout the grounds, 25m pool, free toiletries, 1 group day trip.

Excludes: Airfares and transfers, travel insurance.
Nearest major airport: Columbo

Cost: $1,995.00 USD

Applications extended***: Midnight, 21 Nov 2018
Deposit due on acceptance into the event

Got Questions? Email us!

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Other upcoming Bootcamps:

– Bali, May 2019. TBC

– Portugal, August 2019. TBC

– Mexico, November 2019. TBC

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