Artur Meyster
Artur Meyster
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Co-founder and CTO of @Career_Karma (YC W19). Founder of Breaking Into Startups Podcast. Coding Bootcamp grad. Email me if you want to become a software engineer

MY STORY – CLIMBING THE WRONG HILL

“Programming? You’re going to leave a 6-figure job to do what?” This is what my mom told me after I told her my plans to quit my job as an investment banker in order to pursue my dream of working…

Part I: What’s A Coding Bootcamp? App Academy vs. Hack Reactor

Update (12/6/2016) – After 2 years of working in software engineering, I decided to start a podcast called Breaking Into Startups where we interview top bootcamp founders and alumni who broke into software engineering. Check it out http://breakingintostartups.com! Today is a very SPECIAL day.…

Hack Reactor Interview Process and Prep Tips

Update (12/6/2016) – After 2 years of working in software engineering, I decided to start a podcast called Breaking Into Startups where we interview top bootcamp founder and alumni who broke into software engineering. Check it out http://breakingintostartups.com! My Hack Reactor Interview Process After…

The Breaking Into Startups Manifesto

You can break into tech from any background, but the first product you build is yourself. The problem is that there is no centralized resource to show you how to do this and employers are still focused on hiring people…

The Reality of Breaking Into Startups

The First Product You Build Is Yourself From the Social Network to Silicon Valley, the media frenzy surrounding the nature of startups has taken on an idealized life of its own. What many people don’t realize is, proving that you have…

Breaking Into Startups

From Cello to Investment Banking to AltSchool Breaking into Tech with a “non-technical” background is hard. The same barriers that exist in Finance also exist with Startups. This post lays out the specific action steps that I followed to make…