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Introducing Climb Credit, GrowthX Academy’s New Financing Partner

To help introduce our new partnership between GrowthX Academy and Climb Credit, we’re bringing you a joint blog post with GrowthX Academy co-founder Andrew Goldner and Climb Credit’s Rachel Seitz. One of the best parts […]

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Highlights from Sean Sheppard’s “How To Talk To Humans” Series with Jon Miller

This post is by GrowthX Academy Mentor Dean Park and was originally posted on LinkedIn. Listen to the live recording of How to Talk to Humans with Sean Sheppard and Jon Miller: A leader in […]

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GrowthX Academy Mentor, Arjun Arora, Tapped to Lead Fundraising for 500Startups

We’re proud to announce and congratulate GrowthX Academy Mentor, Arjun Arora, on being tapped to lead investor relations and fundraising for 500 Startups. GrowthX enjoys its ongoing relationship with 500 Startups. Here is Sean Sheppard hosting […]

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Why L’Oréal and Lancôme Exec, Odile Roujol, became a mentor at GrowthX Academy

My path to GrowthX may be different from many of my peers who come from the tech world.  I spent a large part of my career as an executive in the beauty and luxury sector. […]

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A Career Switch Can Be Valuable

Dave Leggett is in the middle of a career switch from Financial Planning to UX Design as a student at GrowthX Academy.  What is the value of your career? The one you’re in right now, […]

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Veterans Targeted By Tech Firms For Recruitment

“When you no longer wear a uniform, a lot of what you thought about yourself has changed. Who are you, and where do you think of yourself in this broad-strokes world?” Those are the words […]

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Sean Sheppard Named as a Top 20 Inside Sales Influencer

GrowthX Academy Co-Founder and Lead Instructor of the Sales and Business Development Program, Sean Sheppard, named as a top 20 inside sales influencer in recognition of his expertise on all facets of product validation, marketing, sales […]

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[Podcast] Driving Start-Up Growth and Giving Back

GrowthX Academy Co-Founders, Sean Sheppard and Will Bunker, share their wisdom on the latest podcast episode of Popping the Bubble. Listen below to learn from their experience. As Sean likes to say, “experience is what […]

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My Journey Through GrowthX Academy and Into a Job I Love

The road to GrowthX Academy was filled with plenty of surprising twists. My journey has taken me from the Rocky Mountains to a small village in Guatemala. I’ve worked in the NFL, chased a few […]

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What I’ve Learned From Taking A Chance At An Early Stage Startup

This post is by Dean Park, an active member of the GrowthX Academy community. He serves as an Account Executive at Interact, a startup striving to help companies turn their online traffic into quality workable leads. Enjoy and learn from […]

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From Accounting in Dallas to Sales Ops in Silicon Valley; Thanks, GrowthX Academy!

In my last post, I explained how I made the jump from being an accountant to a Sales & Business Development student at GrowthX Academy. I took a leap of faith, and left behind a […]

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3 Weeks at GrowthX Academy and I Have 3 Job Offers

Two years ago I had no clue what a text editor was. Now, after only three weeks at GrowthX Academy, I have 3 job offers waiting for my response. San Francisco is a funny place. I’ve […]

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