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Friendsgiving with Larimer County Food Bank

Friendsgiving Open Invite to Benefit the Food Bank of Larimer County [originally posted on focoworks.com, 10/20/17] Join The Fort Collins Coworking Alliance for a Friendsgiving Style Dinner as we gather in the spirit of collaboration to celebrate Fort Collins’ Coworking Communities! We’ve partnered with Music City Hot Chicken and Elevated Sandwiches to create an awesome event for y’all! Food, drink and music will be provided, all you have to bring is $5 – cash or credit. Thursday, November 16th 6pm-8pm at The Articulate at 324 Jefferson Street Bring a dessert to share. STOP! We’ve partnered with the Food Bank for Larimer County to make sure this event touches as many people as possible, and will be requesting a $5 donation to the Food Bank at the door. This donation will provide a family of four with food for a holiday meal! CollaborEAT! – Elevated Sandwiches will be providing turkey sandwiches (with GF and vegetarian options). Music City Hot Chicken will be providing a variety of delicious sides. And YOU are invited to bring a dessert to share! – …And Drink! Beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided. & LISTEN. – Meet, mingle and collaboreat with a variety of folks from all around Fort Collins. – Cohere Bandwidth will be compiling a playlist of local artists for our listening pleasure during the event. Thank you to all of the Collaborators who are making this event possible. In addition to the folks listed above, PHOCOwill be providing a Photo Booth with props! fo(co)works alliance spaces: The Articulate, Digital Workshop Center, Office Evolution Fort Collins, Front Range Business Centers, Fort Collins, The Music District, Cohere Community, Cohere Bandwidth. RSVP on...

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Executive Coaching Series with David Wilkinson

DWC and Global Equipping Centre partner to launch a new executive coaching series in January! Digital Workshop Center (DWC) is excited to announce a new partnership with the Global Equipping Centre, a leader in executive coaching and motivational speaking around the globe.  With this new coaching series, DWC is adding more soft skills that are crucial to any business owner or entrepreneur looking to level up their business. The vision of The Global Equipping Centre (GEC) is to develop and communicate innovative principles and strategies for those involved in the government, education, business and non-profit sectors. The methodologies for these concepts have been communicated through TV, simulcast, radio, print, individuals and groups. The three-fold strategy of the research of the needs of the four sectors, along with the development and testing of the accuracy of the curriculum, have been through executive coaching, tailored-made courses/innovative seminars and through organizational consulting. About David Wilkinson, CEO of Global Equipping Centre David Wilkinson, after living in South African for 7 years, brings an international flavor as a speaker and consultant in the realms of government, business, non-profit & education. After receiving his B.A and a M.A., he pursued avenues in developing curriculum and training executives regarding exponential and visionary leadership principles. His courses have impacted leaders on every continent of the world. David has personally launched 22 multi-national companies, with up to $30m generated revenue and 20% net profit successes. Having trained Fortune 500 Executives at the Global Automotive Conference and spoken at an International Academic Conference where he presented 7 major papers he brings both the theoretical and the practical together with an innovative flare.  His 18 years’ experience as a speaker to millions across the world, i.e. in North America, Far East and Southern Africa., has given him the unique experience as a motivational speaker who can also develop and market creative seminars and courses. David has spearheaded such ground breaking initiatives as the planting of ½ million gardens which raised millions of dollars for poverty alleviation. About the Executive Coaching Program (ECP) The ECP provide personal and corporate development to individuals who desire to double their personal and organizational vision. While business consulting improves the organization and leadership courses assists the general public, executive coaching focuses upon each individual, (only middle management upward, business owners or entrepreneurs), in the following areas: Visionary Leadership DISC Personality Analysis Advanced Communication Skills Exponential Growth Principles and other type information If you are interested in learning more about the ECP and new series at Digital Workshop Center, please contact us or fill out the following form: Fill out the form below to request more information about or to request information on customized individual or group training sessions.First Name*Last Name*Company NamePhone*Email* Which location do you prefer? Fort Collins Denver / Westminster Online Please indicate which location you are most interested in for your selected class(es). This will help us to provide you with the most accurate schedule and cost information as needed. Location availability may be subject to change.Number of Students?Please enter a value greater than or equal to 0.Please indicate the number of students. This will help us to provide you with the most accurate cost information as needed. Leave blank if you do not know.Join the DWC email newsletter for the latest class schedule, events/news, special promotions, tech tips and tricks, and more. Yes Your message:*...

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Top 3 reasons Gravity Forms is one of the greatest WordPress plugins…ever

For many years in the early days of web development, one of the biggest challenges for a web developer was creating and using forms properly.  While the HTML and CSS were challenging in one capacity, the actual collection of data and ability to use effectively was another ballgame altogether. Fast forward to modern web development and WordPress (and other content management systems) has changed how we manage and organize content.  And, Gravity Forms by Rocketgenius, Inc has changed how we can quickly and easily add forms to a WordPress site.

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Latest trends of eLearning with the Adobe Creative Cloud

As an Adobe Authorized Training Center, it is vital that we utilize as many eLearning tools in the classroom as possible. With classes now held in 3 locations (streaming online, Fort Collins, and Denver), we rely on eLearning tools more than ever. Let’s first examine the trends of eLearning with Adobe Creative Cloud and understand how Digital Workshop Center fits into that puzzle.v

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Community Spotlight – Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro Instructor – Phillip Broste

For our Adobe After Effects and Adobe Premiere Pro classes, we recently hired Phillip Broste as a new instructor.  Phil’s background in visual effects and video production is remarkable, with many of his current projects still tied to major film studios across the country. To learn more about Phil’s background and how he uses these programs in this workflow, we did asked Phil to answer some questions about his experiences.

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Top Three Long Document Time-Savers in Microsoft Word

For your next book, magazine, research paper, or really long document you need to know these three time saving tricks in Microsoft Word to save you enormous amounts of time.  There are many built-in features of Word that you may not be properly taking advantage of, but the ones below have been some of the most overlooked.

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