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LIVE! DESIGN PATTERNS BOOTCAMP
Join Eric Freeman and Elisabeth Robson, co-authors of the industry’s “go to” book for learning design patterns, Head First Design Patterns, in a two-day course on the fundamentals of patterns. You’ll learn soup to nuts about patterns and everything you need to understand them and use them in your own code. You’ll also get a great overview of the object-oriented principles behind all patterns, and the foundational patterns from the Gang of Four.
LYNDA.COM DESIGN PATTERNS
This course will introduce you to design patterns and take you through seven of the most used object-oriented patterns that will make your development faster and easier. Elisabeth Robson and Eric Freeman, coauthors of Head First Design Patterns, join forces to provide an overview of each pattern and examples of the pattern in action. Featured design patterns include the strategy, observer, decorator, singleton, collection, state, and factory method patterns.
HTML AND CSS
Armed with your favorite text editor and a keyboard, watch and learn as our web design experts teach you, step by step, the language of the web. You’ll quickly become familiar with its unique terminology and “grammar”. You see, web browsers speak fluent HTML & CSS, and so will you after watching this tutorial!
MAKE YOUR MARK ONLINE
As a brand strategist, personal branding expert, social media coach and speaker Kait LeDonne helps businesses and consultants clarify their message, refine their image, and attract the right kind of customers. Our conversation goes deep discussing everything from the seven pillars of branding and positioning yourself on LinkedIn to small failures and the unlikely routes of entrepreneurship.
Amber McCue is a business operations expert and philanthropist for streamlined success. She runs multiple businesses and her message is clear: “A better business means a better life. If you want to grow your business, it’s time you learn how to run one.” Her energy is contagious as she walks us through her philosophies on learning technology and ways to maintain long term, sustainable growth.