Blog Category: Alumni

Why Employers Are Drawn to Online Boot Camp Learners

Man learning at home

Many of today’s leading employers are beginning to embrace new models of education, including online learning. As a result, we see a number of employers hiring online boot camp s due to their work ethic and combination of hard skills (technical knowledge) and soft skills (adaptability, collaboration, creativity, etc.). Because of the fast-paced nature of…

To Succeed in Data Analytics, Adopt an Open Mind

Sri Nivedita Ramakrishnan was happy in her career as a business analyst, but she didn’t exactly feel challenged or that she had room for growth. After four years in this role, she began looking to numbers—specifically, to data—to push her career forward.  “I saw colleagues and others in my network succeeding thanks to extra knowledge of…

10 Effective Job Search Strategies, According to a Software Engineer

After selling the tech start-up he co-founded, Charles Gedeon wondered what to tackle next. While handling operations at his company, he’d always been fascinated by the work done by the coders on his team, so that seemed like a good place to start.  “That whole process pulled me in,” Charles said. “So I started dabbling with it…