GrowthX Academy

GrowthX Academy trains individuals who want to transition into a career in Sales and Business Development, Growth Marketing or UX Design. Our world-class instructors are entrepreneurs, founders, business owners and investors who teach the skills, mindsets and frameworks necessary in today’s competitive environment. Our mission is to help students acquire the job they love at a company they’ll love working at.

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Sales & Business Development

You'll become exceptional at entrepreneurial selling by learning how to build systems for predictable revenue based on top Silicon Valley companies.

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Growth Marketing

You'll become a top-notch growth marketer by learning cutting edge strategies for user acquisition and retention taught by Silicon Valley experts.

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UX Design

You'll become a highly sought after creative, skilled at developing user experiences by learning from top Silicon Valley UX designers.

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Our Community

Our Mentor Network

You’ll be gaining insights and knowledge from the brightest minds in the industry, and making lifelong connections.

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Upcoming Events

Learn, Engage and Network by attending FREE events put on by GrowthX Academy Instructors and Mentors.

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Meet the Team

GrowthX Academy is comprised of some amazing talent. Get familiar with your team of Founders, Instructors and Staff.

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“GrowthX Academy was one of the best decisions I’ve made! The academy helped transform my career and develop my network in SF. Thanks to GrowthX, I’m now working full time in sales operations for one of their portfolio companies, Distribute. I feel motivated when I go to work, I enjoy the work I do, and I’m surrounded by an incredible group of people! I couldn’t be happier.”

Bittney Kerner, Sales & Business Development Program

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Trends & Insights

The #1 Luxury a Leader Gives Up

By Dionne Mischler Originally published on Inside Sales by Design Reaction As leaders, we do not have the luxury of reacting. We MUST choose an appropriate response in any situation. Ergo, we must continually build our skill set […]

Trends & Insights

What It Takes to Train The Next Generation of Innovators

By Sujan Patel Co-founder, Web Profits @sujanpatel Originally published on Inc.com Sean Sheppard, founder of GrowthX Academy, discusses the critical skills for the upcoming “Innovation Economy”. “How do we educate people for a future we can’t predict?” It’s […]

How To

How to Get That First Product Design Job

By GrowthX Academy mentor, Amanda Linden, Director of Product Design at Facebook Originally posted on prototypr.io Building your portfolio, getting noticed, and interviewing successfully at tech companies I recently spoke to a group of students […]