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Why Employers are Drawn to Online Boot Camp Graduates

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

Are Online Coding Boot Camps Worth It?

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A natural question that comes up as students are considering coding boot camps is, “are online coding boot camps worth it?”. To put it into perspective, boot camp graduates have continued to have strong career prospects, often with competitive salaries. Additionally, according to the *U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, “employment of web developers is expected…

Celebrating Women In Tech This Mother’s Day: Video

This Mother's Day, we're reflecting on the incredible women in tech. We are inspired by the talented women who have either gone through our boot camp programs, lead our classes as instructors, or support our students as teaching assistants or support staff. Thank you for making an impact on our future as you help to advance the technology industry! Watch…

5 Weeks In: Wenbin Zhao’s Thoughts

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About five and a half weeks ago, I posted my first thought on starting at the Data Analytics and Visualization Boot Camp at Texas McCombs. It generated a lot of interest, and I often get questions from my cohorts and colleagues about what I’ve learned and how I feel about the program. Now that we…

4 Books Every Data Analyst Should Read

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  Data analytics isn’t easy, but there are some pretty awesome resources out there to help make it easier. If you’re interested in learning data analytics or if you’ve been in the field for a while, we’ve put together a list of a few must-read books just for you. Check them out:   1. Data…

What Kind of Coding Community Should I Join?

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Not all coding communities are created equal. The type of coding community you’re looking for might depend on your skill level, preferred code language, or if you’re there just to see what people are saying. We can’t make the decision for you, but to help you weigh your options, we’ve gathered up a few of…

Resume Tips for Getting Noticed

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The purpose of the job application process is to get noticed, right? It’s a race to see who can catch the employer’s attention and whose resume was impressive enough to get called in for an interview. Your resume is an employer’s first impression of you, so here are some tips to help make your first…

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