Changing careers midstream can be an enormous task. After years on the job, many people let self-doubt deter them from considering another career. Having spent almost 15 years embedding himself in the restaurant industry, Nick Law was in a similar situation. He was tired of the long hours, lack of benefits, and a rigid schedule. […]
You’ve seen all the articles in the news. Computer careers are the place to be as tech jobs continue to grow. You want to catch the wave and surf on to a new and higher paying career, but there are a few questions still lingering in your mind. Let’s answer them and get you in […]
This is a common question and while the most accurate answer is dependent upon the individual, the overarching answer is yes – a coding bootcamp may be a good fit for you.
There is plenty of data showing that the majority of coding bootcamp graduates find new positions at higher rates of pay and with greater advancement opportunities than their previous employment.
But don’t choose a bootcamp based on a ‘promise’ of a higher paycheck alone. Not all bootcamps are equal. (more…)
You’ve heard the statistics and the success stories. The idea of a coding boot camp sounds great. But what are the job and salary prospects? What do employers really think of coding boot camp graduates? It turns out they like them a lot. According to a survey of over 1000 HR Managers and technical recruiters […]
Software developers are in demand. With salaries that average about $90,000 a year, plenty of freedom to be creative and productive and a job growth rate approaching 120 percent over five years, qualified software developers can kick their careers into high gear. You could become a fully certified Computer Systems Analyst, Computer Programmer, Software Developer, […]
Java is one of the most well-known and basic computer languages in coding. It was originally introduced by Sun Microsystems, one of the first major personal computer companies, in 1995. It is a computing platform that many applications and websites run on, so you’ve probably seen it or have installed it in the past. Java […]
Software. Automation. Artificial Intelligence. Machine Learning. You’ve probably heard these words in the news relating to jobs loss or future jobs. What all these words have in common is they are all derived from coding. Coding is the backbone of all the technology that powers our devices we use daily: phones, computers, etc. […]
Looking for a new career in 2019? With technology opening up unlimited possibilities, it’s never been a better time in history to change careers and reinvent yourself. Having a four-year degree is no longer a requirement either. People at all stages in life and varying education levels can create a new path for […]
Millennials have spoken and rated salary as the #1 priority in their career. This news comes as no surprise from a generation shackled with student loan debt. Millennials, ranging from age 20-34, are the largest group in the U.S. workforce. Although Millennials have large student loan payments to make, they aren’t willing to compromise […]
According to a recent article in nerdwallet, “The average college graduate with a bachelor’s degree left school with $28,446 in student debt in 2016, according to data from the Institute for College Access & Success. There are 44.5 million student loan borrowers in the U.S., and they owe a collective $1.5 trillion as of March […]