Blog Category: Boot Camps

Job Search and Interview Tips for Boot Camp Graduates From Indeed

As a tech boot camp graduate, you’ve likely done your fair share of professional development — especially if your boot camp offered dedicated career services to help position you for the job search. Now that you’re ready to send out your resume and get some interviews scheduled, you might be wondering how you can make…

How to Learn SQL: Bootcamp vs. Self Learning (Pros and Cons)

  The modern world runs on data. It underpins our strategic business decisions, buying choices and operational protocols — no matter what you name, data probably has something to do with it. But we don’t just need data. We also need professionals who can parse it.  That’s where SQL comes in. SQL, short for Structured…

How to Choose the Right Recruiter: Tips From an Expert

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When changing careers, who you know is often just as important as what you know, so it’s a good idea to start building your professional network as early as possible. Industry and networking events are great ways to build connections with others in the tech field by not only granting you direct access to helpful…

Why Employers Are Drawn to Online Boot Camp Learners

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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…

COVID-19 Update: Transitioning to Virtual Class Sessions

Updated as of April 2, 2020 For the health and safety of our students, due to increasing concerns about the spread of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), in cooperation and in accordance with UC Berkeley, current Berkeley Boot Camps cohorts will move to virtual class sessions. To ensure a seamless transition, we’re providing extra training to…

10 Tips for Effective Online Learning

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Thanks to the many advancements in modern technology, an online education has become more accessible than ever before, allowing learners to receive the same high-quality experience and outcomes offered by traditional education via a virtual experience. The recent weeks have witnessed an increasing number of schools and universities around the world transition to online-only learning,…

10 Women in Tech Who Will Inspire You

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Today’s tech industry faces an ongoing and visible issue: there simply are not enough women in the field. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, women make up half of the nation’s workforce and more than half of its population, yet, they are still significantly underrepresented across all areas of the tech sector, accounting for only…

Financial Options: How to Pay for Your Boot Camp Education

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Today it is possible to learn the critical skills for a high-tech career through the help of a boot camp. With a wide range of boot camps on the market, mastering a new skill set has become more accessible than ever before. While boot camps are a great way to jump-start your career, they also…

5 Tips for Writing a Great Web Developer Resume

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There are many positions for professional web developers today. However, to secure an interview and get hired for your dream job, a strong resume is critical. Writing the perfect one is not easy. Many candidates wonder what their resume should look like and what it should include, and this can vary because it represents different…