PoMa course

June 21 – July 16. 4 weeks. 160 hours.

PoMa is an intensive one-month course meant to convert skills of experienced workers to the hi-tech world. In the course, the students learn methods and tools known within the startup and hi-tech worlds and go through a plan of upgrading their CVs, LinkedIn profiles, and other components meant to better their chances of acceptance to the world of startups and hi-tech companies. The course puts emphasis on using the students existing skills to use them in the hi-tech world and soft skill acquisition which is needed for developing a career in the fields.

WEEK1
Sunday, 21.06
9:30 – 11:00

Course Kickoff (Slack excercise, Soji's Intro, Agenda, Guidelines, Tips)

11:15 – 12:45

Tech jobs for non-techies and companies and teams structure

13:45 – 15:15

Email marketing basics using MailChimp (Workshop)

15:30 – 17:00

Email marketing basics using MailChimp (Workshop)

Monday, 22.06
9:30 – 11:00

An Essential Guide to Unit Economics for Startups (Workshop)

11:15 – 12:45

An Essential Guide to Unit Economics for Startups (Workshop)

13:45 – 15:15

Create your Career Development Plan (Single) - First Part

15:30 – 17:00

Networking Tactics to Build Meaningful Relationships (Single)

Tuesday, 23.06
9:30 – 11:00

Business Model Canvas: Determine the Nine Key Segments of Your Business (Workshop)

11:15 – 12:45

Business Model Canvas: Determine the Nine Key Segments of Your Business (Workshop)

13:45 – 15:15

Create your Career Development Plan (Single) - Second Part

15:30 – 17:00

Intro to Data (Single)

Wednesday, 24.06
9:30 – 11:00

Business English Essentials for Non-Native Speakers (Workshop)

11:15 – 12:45

Business English Essentials for Non-Native Speakers (Workshop)

13:45 – 15:15

Behavioural Economics: What Really Drives your Customers? (Single)

15:30 – 17:00

SWOT: How to Make Strategic Business Decisions (Single)

Thursday, 25.06
9:30 – 11:00

Startup Fundraising 101: Think Like an Investor (Workshop)

11:15 – 12:45

Startup Fundraising 101: Think Like an Investor (Workshop)

13:45 – 15:15

Improve Your CV (Single)

15:30 – 17:00

Rebuild your CV + mentoring with Radina

WEEK2
Sunday, 28.06
9:30 – 11:00

Lean Startup: How to Build & Launch a New Product (Single)

11:15 – 12:45

Virtual Tour (Wix/monday/Fiverr)

13:45 – 15:15

Data Visualization (Workshop)

15:30 – 17:00

Data Visualization (Workshop)

Monday, 29.06
9:30 – 11:00

Presenting Your Ideas with Persuasion (Mini-Course)

11:15 – 12:45

Presenting Your Ideas with Persuasion (Mini-Course)

13:45 – 15:15

Presenting Your Ideas with Persuasion (Mini-Course)

15:30 – 17:00

Presenting Your Ideas with Persuasion (Mini-Course)

Tuesday, 30.06
9:30 – 11:00

Scrum: How to Manage Products using an Agile Framework (Workshop)

11:15 – 12:45

Scrum: How to Manage Products using an Agile Framework (Workshop)

13:45 – 15:15

How To Search, Find And Tailor Your Next High-Tech Career Opportunity? (Single)

15:30 – 17:00

Guest Lecturer: Startup case study by its founder

Wednesday, 1.07
9:30 – 11:00

Market Research: Identify your Unique Business Advantage (Workshop)

11:15 – 12:45

Market Research: Identify your Unique Business Advantage (Workshop)

13:45 – 15:15

Fundamental Techniques for Influencing Others (Workshop)

15:30 – 17:00

Fundamental Techniques for Influencing Others (Workshop)

Thursday, 2.07
9:30 – 11:00

Target Audience: Defining Personas (Workshop)

11:15 – 12:45

Target Audience: Defining Personas (Workshop)

13:45 – 15:15

Data Analysis with Google Sheets: Key Functions and Formulas (Workshop)

15:30 – 17:00

Data Analysis with Google Sheets: Key Functions and Formulas (Workshop)

WEEK3
Sunday, 5.07
9:30 – 11:00

Intro to Product Management: Discover, Design, Build, and Control (Workshop)

11:15 – 12:45

Intro to Product Management: Discover, Design, Build, and Control (Workshop)

13:45 – 15:15

Personal Branding Fundamentals: Find Your Unique Value Proposition (Single)

15:30 – 17:00

Video Communication: How to Be Brilliant on Video Calls (Single)

Monday, 6.07
9:30 – 11:00

Intro to PPC: Facebook & Instagram marketing (Workshop)

11:15 – 12:45

Intro to PPC: Facebook & Instagram marketing (Workshop)

13:45 – 15:15

VC lecture (Tal Tochner, Yaron Carni, Eyal Blizer, Rona Segev)

15:30 – 17:00

How to Build an Impactful LinkedIn Profile (Single)

Wednesday, 8.07
9:30 – 11:00

Wix: How to Build A Killer Landing Page (Mini-Course)

11:15 – 12:45

Wix: How to Build A Killer Landing Page (Mini-Course)

13:45 – 15:15

Wix: How to Build A Killer Landing Page (Mini-Course)

15:30 – 17:00

Wix: How to Build A Killer Landing Page (Mini-Course)

Tuesday, 7.07
9:30 – 11:00

Intro to Google Ads & Secret Methods (Workshop)

11:15 – 12:45

Intro to Google Ads & Secret Methods (Workshop)

13:45 – 15:15

Presentation Design: How to Turn Information Overload into One Clear Message (Workshop)

15:30 – 17:00

Presentation Design: How to Turn Information Overload into One Clear Message (Workshop)

Thursday, 9.07
9:30 – 11:00

Google Analytics for Beginners: How to Drive Meaningful Business Insights (Workshop)

11:15 – 12:45

Google Analytics for Beginners: How to Drive Meaningful Business Insights (Workshop)

13:45 – 15:15

How to Improve your Personal Brand (Single)

15:30 – 17:00

Panel - Product

WEEK4
Sunday, 12.07
9:30 – 11:00

Automation Tools: Turn Time-Consuming Tasks Effortless (Workshop)

11:15 – 12:45

Automation Tools: Turn Time-Consuming Tasks Effortless (Workshop)

13:45 – 15:15

SEO Fundamentals: Attract Your Target Audience via Search Engines (Single)

15:30 – 17:00

Moving Remote: Best Practices for Remote Team Management

Monday, 13.07
9:30 – 11:00

Get Ready for Your Next Job Interview (Workshop)

11:15 – 12:45

Get Ready for Your Next Job Interview (Workshop)

13:45 – 15:15

Project Work + LinkedIn Pro Photos

15:30 – 17:00

How to Negotiate your Next Salary (Single)

Tuesday, 14.07
9:30 – 11:00

Quick-Wins to Improve Your Customer Experience (Single)

11:15 – 12:45

Battle Churn: How to Build a Predictive Customer Health Model (Single)

13:45 – 15:15

Course Exam

15:30 – 17:00

Panel - Marketing/Sales/CS/Community

Wednesday, 15.07
9:30 – 11:00

Email and Instant Messaging: How to Craft a Clear Message that Leads to Action (Workshop)

11:15 – 12:45

Email and Instant Messaging: How to Craft a Clear Message that Leads to Action (Workshop)

13:45 – 15:15

How to make people listen to you (Single)

15:30 – 17:00

Get ready for your presentation (Course manager)

Thursday, 16.07
9:30 – 11:00

Final presentation + HR

11:15 – 12:45

Final presentation + HR

13:45 – 15:15

Course Close Up

15:30 – 17:00

Graduation Ceremony