The Skool teaches business to creatives. Whether it’s process, sales, leadership or confidence, we do it with entertaining and actionable videos and workshops.

We focus on the "things you didn't learn in art school". 


Learn to sell like a boss. From proposals to estimates, we teach you how to win.


Keep your projects on track. Learn how controlling the strategy process increases your revenue and client satisfaction.


From designing brand identity to building a web app, we break the process down into simple and actionable steps


CEO/Co-founder, The Skool

An Emmy award-winning director, strategist, designer and educator, Chris has worked with clients that include Sony, Nissan, Microsoft, EA, Meters/bonwe, and Coldplay.

He has lectured all over the world on the business of design and has served on the boards for Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation, Otis College of Art and Design, AIGA, Santa Monica College and Woodbury University.


Chief Strategy Officer/Co-founder, The Skool

A long-time creative director for big-name digital agencies, Jose later founded his own digital agency, The Groop, which he ran for 11 years.

He's worked with diverse clients that include Al Gore, Jamie Oliver, Thomas Keller and Alice Waters, plus corporate clients like Disney, Nike and MySpace.