thAcademy is a six-week, one-on-one educational intensive course designed to help aspiring creatives build a sustainable business around their work, without having to acquire unnecessary student loan debt.
Created by a group of entertainment, multimedia, and education professionals, thAcademy is hands-on, interactive, highly individualized, and intended to provide all of the necessary tools for creating a business out of creative work.
CURRICULUM AND LEARNING OBJECTIVES
The six weeks of thAcademy include 12 one-on-one sessions covering the following areas.
1. Build a Sustainable Career Around Your Creative Work
Discover how to create multiple revenue streams with your creative work and be guided through the initial first steps in starting those revenue streams
Learn about how lawyers, certified public accountants, and business managers can and should play a role in your creative work
Create your own website for your work and portfolio
3. Create Your Own Degree and Become an Autodidact
Create your own degree for any area of study you choose
Understand how learning works and utilize strategies to study better and practice smarter
Learn research-based strategies to teach yourself anything
5. Time Management and Professional Productivity
Organize your projects, responsibilities, and goals into specific, time-bound tasks
Implement personal systems to stay organized and consistent in the completion of your projects
Learn to create a comprehensive execution timeline for any large project you choose to take on
Create an individualized workflow for all of your projects, goals, and plans
2. Establish Financial Independence
Create a personalized zero-based budget based on your unique financial situation
Create a long-term investment and retirement strategy
Learn your credit score, identify which specific factors are contributing to it, and start to build your credit (even if you have none)
4. Market Your Work and Build Your Audience
Create your own comprehensive marketing plan and execution timeline for a product of your own
Learn the best strategies of digital marketing, including Facebook Ads, Instagram Ads, YouTube, Twitter, and email marketing
6. Work Like the 1%
Learn and adopt strategies for dealing with stress, anxiety, and nerves
Explore techniques for maximizing creative output and developing personal style/voice
Create routines to ensure maximum daily productivity and execution
Learn effective decision-making strategies
Adopt the research-based principles of effective practice and accelerated learning
TUITION COST: $2,997
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At thChrch, our mission is to bring local communities through life to the culture of music, art, and film.
Through programs like thChrch Academy, thChrch is able to provide workshops, classes, and individualized instructional lessons for all members of the El Paso community, regardless of income.
We hope you'll join us in achieving this mission.