How to Land a Job Without a Résumé (A Case Study)

What if you had the confidence to land a job without using your résumé? The truth is, it’s probably easier to get a job if you completely ditch your résumé. I’ll let you in on a little secret that all Praxis participants know: There are only two things that matter in the market. 1. The…

Praxis Featured Deliverable: Joey Wickham

Imagine an education where you could showcase your abilities through content creation. Imagine not having to take standardized tests, but instead spending that valuable time making something you’re proud of. That’s why at Praxis, we place a high priority on deliverables. They are tangible creations that each participant makes to show the work they are…

Praxis Featured Deliverable: Morgan Von Gunten

Imagine an education where you could showcase your abilities through content creation. Imagine not having to take standardized tests, but instead spending that valuable time making something you’re proud of. That’s why at Praxis, we place a high priority on deliverables. They are projects that each participant makes to show the work they are completing…

Wednesday Wrap-Up: Writing Workshop w/ Craig Biddle

Every week at Praxis, participants and alumni gather for Praxis Wednesdays, weekly group sessions designed to hone intellectual ability and build practical skills applicable to the professional world. These sessions cover everything from academic subjects — philosophy, history, and economics — to technical skills participants can use in their careers — such as writing, marketing,…

3 Reasons Why You Should Learn Out Loud

You’re in the middle of an interesting online course. You just started reading a fascinating new book. You stayed up all night watching a series of talks by a provocative lecturer. Nobody knows. It’s a secret between you and your brain. One day, however, you’re going to surprise everyone. Maybe you’ll make an appearance on…

Praxis. Get a full time job in 9 months. No degree required and mo reason to hate college.

Getting What You Want, What Is Too Personal, and Learning to Execute Ideas | Office Hours Podcast

This week on Office Hours, TK and Isaac talk about the popular but misguided approach by most popular “How to get what you want” advice, when is a blog post TMI, and learning how to follow through with ideas. Questions: How do you know if your blog posts are TMI? How do you balance writing…

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Creating Content Without a Big Audience | Forward Tilt Podcast

There has been a trend recently of popular content creators online talking about how there are too many blogs, too many podcasts, and the world doesn’t need more. Apart from the obvious irony, they miss the most important value creators get from creating content. Sure there is a chance to grow an audience and monetize…

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Creativity is The HTML of Hard Work | Forward Tilt

In this episode, Praxis Education Director, TK Coleman guest hosts to talk about creativity and HTML. Most people think of creativity and associate it with inspiration, living in cool neighborhoods, and eccentricity. But in reality, creativity is a lot more about hard work than it is about cool esthetics. Just like HTML is nothing without plain…

Praxis. Get a full time job in 9 months. No degree required and mo reason to hate college.

How to Create a Value Proposition | Forward Tilt Podcast

The traditional approach to getting a job is to go out to a business and use your resume and interview to tell employers about your skills and experience. It’s the equivalent of saying “Here I am, I have skills.” It creates work for the business to figure out if those skills are relevant, legitimate, or…