1. Learn How to DJ
After seeing the DJ they hired at your office Christmas party, you're pretty confident you could do a better job with the right training. Enter Mmmmaven Project, an independent DJ academy in Central Square that offers introductory and advanced courses led by seasoned pros that will teach you to speak with your hands behind the decks. You'll learn the equipment (from vinyl to digital), the techniques (from scratching to mixing) and the theory so that by next Christmas, the office party is at your place.
614 Massachusetts Ave. #203, Central Square (617-489-9321).