In the last year, General Assembly has been a instrumental educational partner for Perks Consulting and for our CEO Lauren Perkins, who is part of the resident faculty at the NYC campus. Lauren has had the pleasure of teaching and expanding on course subjects such as Building an Online Community for Your Brand, Community Management [...]
The Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) invited Perks CEO Lauren Perkins to answer the following question: College is almost out for summer. How do you attract the best and brightest college interns to a new summer intern program? Read More for her answer on The Huffington Post and others fellow entrepreneurs including Danny Wong of the Blank Label [...]
by Lauren Perkins Building professional relationships can be treacherous, and you always hope to put your best foot forward when meeting new colleagues, clients and partners. Luckily, this phase is similar to the initial process of dating — it’s the time when the precedent is set for months and years to come.
General Assembly’s new blog series, Required Reading, asks GA instructors to recommend books, websites, and other resources that have helped them become experts in their fields. Read more to find out the books and resources Lauren recommends. Click here
With appearances from tech heavyweights including Pete Cashmore of Mashable, Tumblr founder David Karp, Mozilla’s Mitchell Baker, and Federated Media’s John Battelle listed on the 2012 schedule, New York’s Internet Week continues to cement the city’s position as a viable tech epicenter, bringing attendees from all over the world. A vast majority of these digital-focused discussions [...]