The how to: Academy provides compact courses for people who think big. Whether you want to build a bicycle in a morning, make a movie in a weekend, master James Joyce or start an on-line business, we have the expert who can make it happen.

We run day workshops, evening events, midnight master-classes, business breakfasts, dinner-debates, weekend courses, three-month writing groups and will shortly be streaming many of our courses on-line. For those who need more, the how to: Academy never sleeps.

 

how to: Misbehaving- The Making of Behavioural Economics

how to: Misbehaving- The Making of Behavioural Economics

how to: Misbehaving- The Making of Behavioural Economics

Lunch­time EventNew

Busi­nessPsy­cho­logy

This talk for the How To Academy coincides with the publication of Richard Thaler’s new book on behavioural economics. Richard Thaler has spent his career studying the radical notion that the central agents in the economy are humans—predictable, error-prone individuals....

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how to: Write Better Copy: a full day masterclass in writing persuasive headlines, email/direct mail, brochures, strategy papers, internal documents, newsletters, press ads and press releases.

how to: Write Better Copy: a full day masterclass in writing persuasive headlines, email/direct mail, brochures, strategy papers, internal documents, newsletters, press ads and press releases.

how to: Write Better Copy: a full day masterclass in writing persuasive headlines, email/direct mail, brochures, strategy papers, internal documents, newsletters, press ads and press releases.

Day­time EventNewWork­shop

Writ­ing

How to make sure that what you have written gets seen, engaged with and acted upon. Whether you’re a one (wo)man band drumming up work from your prospects, an established business trying to get more from that mysterious thing called...

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how to: Negotiate

how to: Negotiate

how to: Negotiate

Day­time Event

Busi­nessMoney

Do you have to negotiate in your business, family or personal life? Do you sometimes wonder whether you are getting the best deal for your business, your family, or yourself? How to: Negotiate will teach you the proven strategies and...

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how to: Get a Great Job. A two day intensive Workshop.

how to: Get a Great Job. A two day intensive Workshop.

how to: Get a Great Job. A two day intensive Workshop.

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Work

How do I write a stunning application letter? How can I make my CV stand out? How do I secure an internship? How can I shine in an interview? Don’t despair: The How To Academy has the know-how  Building on...

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how to: Speak in Public

how to: Speak in Public

how to: Speak in Public

Day­time Event

Busi­ness

All of us have to do it – “say a few words” – at one time or another. Most of us are terrified by the thought of it. But don’t panic. This three-hour workshop will enable you to make fear...

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how to: Write Your First Screenplay

how to: Write Your First Screenplay

how to: Write Your First Screenplay

Day­time EventNew

FilmWrit­ing

It costs you nothing to write a cracking feature film screenplay…just time and talent. In this course you will learn the first steps needed to writing that long imagined but never realized script. With a few short but manageable steps...

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how to: Business and Training Vouchers

how to: Business and Training Vouchers

how to: Business and Training Vouchers

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Gifts

If you’d prefer to buy a voucher, that can be used at any time, rather than selecting a particular workshop, the How To Academy Business vouchers are the perfect gift. All the recipient needs to do is email us to...

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If there’s a Course you’d like to take which isn’t currently included in our programme, email us with the details of what you’d like us to organise and if there’s sufficient demand, we will contact our huge network of distinguished teachers, lecturers and writers to arrange a course tailored to your needs.