Become a highly effective and confident growth hacker in no-time, thanks to this course created in partnerships between Grow with Ward & GrowthHackers University.
In this course, you'll learn everything you need to get started as a growth hacker, who is wanted by startups and scaleups, because you will have the mindset, the toolset and the knowledge that they are looking for.
This course is straight-to-the-point and will help get you ready in days, instead of a course that takes you weeks. You will go through 300+ minutes and 40+ lessons about the basics of growth hacking.
This course is efficiently structured in 3 sections:
- Growth Hacking in General: What Growth Hacking Is Really All About
This section gives you a clear picture of what the playing field looks like, so that you completely understand the theory behind how growth really works and so that you better understand what you know and don't know.
- Growth Hacking Framework: A Systematic, Repeatable Process for Rapid Experimentation
Everything you need to know about the daily way-of-working, including all of the important framework, models and templates. This will give you structure and confidence in your work, because you know what you’re doing or have this section to always come back to - That's the benefit of lifelong access!
- Growth Hacker Skills: Become a T-Shaped Growth Marketer
Get a great overview of all the skills you need to do your job. In this section I’ll walk you through all the skills a great growth hacker would need and give you quick tips for tools and learning resources to get you up-and-running
- Personal Growth [Bonus section]
This section will really boost your career, since we'll discuss best ways to develop yourself after this course; from a starting growth hacker to a growth hacking expert.
Each section consists of 5-10 lesson, consisting of worksheets, resources in the comments and video's to explain the content (±8 min. on average).
Ward van Gasteren is one of the first certified growth hackers in Europe. He has hands-on experience working for 70+ clients, from the fastest growing scale-ups (TikTok, Catawiki & StartupBootcamp) to the biggest Fortune 500 corporates (Cisco, Miele & KPMG).
You might also know him from his blog, GrowWithWard.com, one of the biggest growth hacking blogs with more than 10k readers every month, or you might know him as a former TEDx speaker.
Why is he the perfect instructor for this course? He is focused on making growth hacking understandable for everybody, has hosted 100+ workshops and is nowadays focused on coaching growth hackers get better on-the-job, which makes him the perfect teacher to host this Ultimate Beginners Course to Growth Hacking, in collaboration with GrowthHackers University.
Start1.0 - About Section #1 (3:11)
Start1.1 - What is Growth Hacking Really? (5:29)
Start1.2 - Zooming Out: 3 Trends On Why Growth Hacking Is Getting More and More Important (8:04)
Start1.3 - The Job of a Growth Hacker & Your Responsibilities (7:12)
Start1.4 - Iconic Growth Hacking Casestudies (TikTok, DropBox & AirBnB) (8:46)
Start1.5 - Growth vs Marketing: How is it different & How does that impact you? (9:29)
Start1.6 - 3 Biggest Myths of Growth Hacking Which a Great Growth Hacker Should Know (6:36)
Start1.7 - Growth Hacking Mindset - Why, How & What (11:26)
Start1.8 - Five Tactics to Develop Your Growth Hacking Mindset (7:46)
Start1.9 - The Fundamental, Generalistic & Specialistic Skills of Growth Hacker (6:39)
Preview1.10 - 80/20-Rule for Growth Hackers: What do you really need know and what's just nice-to-have? (3:45)
Preview2.0 - About Section #2 (2:10)
Start2.1 - Growth Hacking Framework from A to Z (5:50)
Start2.2 - AAARRR... The Pirate Funnel: Identify Your Biggest Growth Opportunities (13:35)
Start2.3 - Picking your Target: The One Metric That Matters (OMTM) (6:09)
Start2.4 - Not the North Star Metric & How it's different from your OMTM (3:31)
Start2.5 - The Five-Step G.R.O.W.S. Process for Rapid Experimentation (10:49)
Frequently Asked Questions
This course was made to be the ideal starting point for anybody in their new career, and we did our best to make create the perfect course for you:
- Unique content that you won't find anywhere else
You'll get worksheets and templates, made by Ward himself, and a great curation of the best growth hacking resources to learn from, from all over the internet in one place.
- Learn everywhere anytime
To make it extra easy for you, you can follow this course from your phone or laptop, or download the included MP3 files, which make it possible to listen to the course on the road as a podcast.
- Show the world proof of your knowledge
Become a certified growth hacker thanks to your own certification from GrowthHackers University and Grow with Ward. A 2018 CareerBuilder survey found that 70% of employers use social media to screen candidates. Over half of those employers are searching your profile to see if you have the skills needed for the job.