Find out what is the value of customer research and developing a prototype for your startup; how can you apply human-centered design processes to real-world challenges; how do you engage with end users, effectively frame problems, identify potential solutions, and build prototypes to test assumptions and learn what works (and what does not)!
During her public talk you will learn about the following topics: How entrepreneurs can successfully grow and expand their businesses; Entrepreneurship/Small Business Development programs; Partnership & Collaborative efforts between Government and financial institutions, private enterprises and NGOs.
American holiday activities are the perfect way to teach your students about American culture.
Spend part of this year's holiday weekend at America House with 5 American English Language Fellows and learn about how to teach American holidays and culture in your English classroom.
You might be surprised to hear this but each year in the United States we have an election! Now, it might not be as big as a presidential election, but these small elections can be just as meaningful. Join us this week for a fun and insightful discussion about American elections.
In order to make your business valuable you need to start with a valid idea. Most successful startups begin with an idea followed by years of hard work and execution. So, how do you efficiently and quickly evaluate whether your idea is worth pursuing?
Do you have an idea that will change the world? Most startups fail, and most successful startups transform into a business model that bears little resemblance to the original idea. At the core is the need to understand what makes your business valuable to your customers – who will benefit, how will they benefit, and why they should use your product.
Validating Your Startup — understanding what your customers need, what to focus on, and how to grow rapidly — are key in the early stages of development. Join the eō Business Incubators’ open workshop on Validating Your Startup with Felix Litvinsky and Chuck Whitehead.
Come to this lecture to learn about unique features of the Common App, how to answer some of the confusing questions, and get tips about answering the essay prompts. The presentation will be conducted by Priti Ravani, Assistant Director of Admissions at New York University.
Design thinking and a customer-centric approach to product development are critical to launching a global business. Join the eō Business Incubators’ open workshop on Introduction to Design Thinking & the Customer by Andriy Milinevskiy.
11 жовтня американська астронавтка українського походження, Гайдемарі Стефанишин-Пайпер, завітає до Американського дому. Під час зустрічі ми розпитаємо Гайдемарі про особливості роботи на Міжнародній Космічній Станції, як це перебувати у відкритому космосі, що потрібно для того, щоб стати астронавтом/астронавткою та почуємо відповіді на ваші запитання.
Під час лекції професійна перекладачка Катерина Поправка поділиться власним досвідом та порадами якісного синхронного перекладу, розкаже більш детально про специфіку професії, навчить працювати із аудиторією чи співрозмовником, поділиться, які труднощі або бар’єри можуть виникнути, тощо.
There are hundreds of hiking trails in the U.S. and Ukraine. We’ll have a chance to talk to Amy and Trishadee who just got back from Pacific Crest Trail and Appalachian Trail, respectively. They have exciting stories to tell as well as unveil the extensive preparation they did before embarking on these long-distance hikes.
Interpreters and translators work this hard and harder to connect the world through language. This week we'll be honoring our translation and interpretation professionals through a series of fun and informative activities.
Do you have a university degree in a language-related field and/or little experience in translation? Are you tired of only learning theory? We bet that you are ready to practice and unlock your full potential. So leave your cozy bookworm nest and conquer this world with your translator's talent!
Let’s talk about efficient resume/CV building techniques for admissions purposes. If you are aiming to get admitted to a school of your choice, your task will be to market yourself effectively. Alena Savitskaya, Student Outreach Associate for Minerva Schools at KGI, will give expert advice about creating the perfect resume.
No way! You must be kidding! It will be our 200th WE@America House! Of course we’ll be celebrating this occasion. We'll have several guests from the United States here to treat you to a variety of English language games and activities.
Разом ми розглянемо загальні і конкретні правила та поради для написання виграшного есе, що значно посилить Ваші шанси при вступі в університети США.
Not all people are super heroes but at America House we believe that we can all be one. That's why this week at America house, we will talk about how Super Heroes can be trully be anyone from a nurse or teacher, to the real Super man. And that's not all, if you're a fan of comics, make sure to join us, because we'll discuss comics and even do some comic making.
We are hosting another one of our super fun and engaging scavenger hunts! For those of you who are new to this, Scavenger Hunts are quest games, where the facilitator provides you with a list of things that you have to find and photograph. August 31st we'll have special guest facilitators to lead in an exciting journey of discovery.
How to move from a small team with a bright idea into an effective and fast-growing business? Join eō’s open workshop on incorporating KPIs and metrics with Vlad Tislenko to plan your business growth and be on the top of your next actions.
Ever wonder what it would be like to survive on an island? We will explore the tough choices survivalists have to make under pressure and maybe you’ll even be part of the action! Bring a friend (or two!) and see what it takes to be a survivalist!