Creativity Workshop

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Jumpstart your creative journey with coaching from a bestselling novelist DESCRIPTION: Perfectionism, originality, and passion are overrated. In this course Elizabeth Gilbert will show you why we should instead strive to be authentic doers who follow our curiosity. She’ll bring key lessons from her latest book, Big Magic, and offer coaching and insights that expand beyond the chapters. For those who struggle to get started, Elizabeth will respond directly to three common
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Public Speaking

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Learn to deliver powerful talks from the Head of TED DESCRIPTION: A carefully crafted talk can be the key to evoking empathy, stirring excitement, spreading knowledge, and promoting a shared dream. As the Head of TED, Chris Anderson knows this firsthand. He’s had a ringside seat listening to hundreds of amazing TED speakers whose talks have been viewed millions of times.   In this course, you’ll get a behind-the-scenes look
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Discovering the Instruments of the Orchestra

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Learn to hear and appreciate the nuances of each instrument in the orchestra, enabling you to listen more deeply to any kind of music. About this course: The world’s greatest orchestras have the incredible ability to sound so unified they feel like one single instrument. Listening to the music of an orchestra can feel invigorating, exciting, and life-affirming all at the same time. But how do you learn to hear
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How to Write a Novel: Structure & Outline

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Learn the fundamentals of story structure from our MFA program faculty and complete a detailed, scene-by-scene outline of your novel idea. About this course Have you always wanted to write a novel? Have you started a novel only to run out of steam halfway through? Led by international best-selling authors and professors from The University of British Columbia’s world-renowned Creative Writing MFA program, this is part of a series of
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Inspiring and Motivating Arts and Culture Teams

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Learn critical leadership skills that enable you to inspire and motivate individuals and teams, specifically in arts and culture organizations. About this course Offered by the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan in collaboration with National Arts Strategies, this course focuses on equipping leaders in the cultural sector with the critical skills for inspiring employee engagement and performance while motivating people to adjust behavior and embrace change. You will learn
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Making Sense of News

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With social media and a 24/7 news cycle, how do we — as news consumers — make sense of what we hear and read? At a time when we are flooded with an abundance of information and disinformation, it is essential for each one of us to become a more discerning news consumer. About this course EdX keeps courses open for enrollment after they end to allow learners to explore
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Social Impact Analysis

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How to know if your work is making an impact Course description: This course will introduce you to frameworks and practical tools for measuring the social impact of your company, organization, or initiative. You’ll learn how to articulate short-term outcomes and long-term goals, and connect them to quantifiable metrics that support your decisions. Making sense of data to support your process will improve the impact you seek to make. What
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Vocal Recording Technology

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Explore emerging innovations in vocal production, audio engineering, recording, and mixing. About this course: We are in the midst of an explosion of musical creativity as a result of technologies that allow you to record music using your laptop or tablet. Whether you are a singer, music producer, audio engineer, or just someone that likes to make good music with vocals, it is essential to have an understanding of vocal
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