Learning Labs

In response to the identified gap in opportunities for young talent, The BrandLab proudly presents Learning Labs, a groundbreaking education program designed to equip 15-25-year-olds, particularly those from BIPOC communities, with the skills needed to thrive in the marketing and advertising industry.

Our Upcoming Learning Labs

Marketing 101

January 31, 2024

4:00PM – 6:00PM (CST)

Location: Virtual

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Topics Covered


  • Defining marketing, advertising, and branding
  • Agency vs. In-house marketing
  • What is a target audience?
  • Understanding the 4P’s of Marketing
  • Jobs in the marketing and advertising industry

What Are Learning Labs?

Bi-monthly Skill-Based Workshops: Learning Labs comprises engaging and practical bi-monthly workshops focusing on key topics relevant to marketing and advertising.


Virtual and In-person Sessions: To ensure accessibility, some workshops will be conducted virtually, reaching young people across Kansas, Missouri, Minnesota, and Wisconsin. In-person sessions will create optimal learning environments for hands-on experiences.


Workshop Duration: Sessions will vary from 1 to 4 hours, providing a comprehensive yet manageable learning experience.


Industry Collaboration: Learning Labs partners with marketing and advertising agencies, leveraging their expertise to deliver high-quality workshops. Our agency partners not only contribute valuable insights but also provide volunteers, enriching the learning experience for participants.

Want to Learn More?

If you have further questions or you're interested in partnering with The BrandLab on our Learning Labs program, please reach out to Akiyaa Depusoir-Cochrane