UX and UI: What’s the Difference?
You’ve probably heard a lot about UX and UI design, but what you might not know is the real difference between the two. Nothing to be ashamed of! There are tons of people, from new students all the way up to employers who aren’t really clear on the difference. To get some professional insight, we […]
Tech Innovation for Good: #REDfaves
It goes without saying that technology has completely changed the way we live, work, and communicate. Just scanning the latest headlines, you’ll inevitably get the feeling that it’s for the worst. After all, twenty years ago a law that banned texting while driving didn’t exist, nor did nomophobia (you can look that one up here). And while it’s easy […]
Entrepreneur Tips for Running a Successful Business
Many people dream of starting their own business. After all, you get to set your own hours, have total creative control, and leave early whenever you feel like it, right?? Wrong. While the entrepreneurial life is alluring to many, there are a lot more challenges startups face than many realize. We sat down with RJ Mojica, […]
From Startup to School, Meet COO Matt Parson
Having just taken part of Toronto Startup Open House, we caught up with our Chief Operating Officer Matt Parson to learn a little more about RED life on the east coast.
UX Design: Meet Your Instructor
Because we only hire instructors who are leading professionals in the fields they teach, you’ll always be guaranteed to learn from staff that come from dynamic backgrounds and relevant expertise. Today we’re spotlighting Grace Gadston, a UX and UI Designer who also works as a teacher’s assistant part-time.
Introducing Canada’s First Full Stack Developer Program
Everyone has read the stats: no other job market is as fast paced and dynamic as tech. New tools and technologies are constantly being introduced and means that the modern workplace is a continuously changing arena. Now more than ever, companies are always looking for specific, multidisciplinary digital skillsets: enter, our new 6 month Full […]
Disruptive Design Thinking Masterclass: RED Training
At the centre of a truly design-centric organization is just one thing: empathy. The ability to listen and learn from customers and adapt.
Renaissance Man: Toronto Tech Event
We all know that person who seems to have a few more hours in the day than the rest of us – always working on some cool project, honing a new skill, thriving at work, or maybe all three at once. At a recent Toronto tech event, we met Darrin Henein, aka a modern day […]
Gift-A-Green, A RED Community Partner
At RED Academy, we believe that students should graduate from our programs with a body work that lives in the real world. That’s why we put a lot of time and effort into creating relationships for our Community Projects, pairing students with different nonprofits, charities, and startups to work on projects that benefit local organizations while […]