Getting Started

Should I Learn how to Code?

With the rise of the tech industry, more and more people ask if they should learn to code.  While the answer from us would be a resounding, ‘YES,’ it’s a little more complicated than that.  There are many different types…

What is a Programming Language? A Beginner’s Guide

Programming languages are everywhere and they impact us in a myriad of ways. Today, you employ computer programs from the moment you wake up from your mobile phone’s alarm to the second you fall asleep to a Netflix show. Becoming…

How to Prepare for a Coding Bootcamp

How to Prepare for a Coding Bootcamp So You Don’t Freak Out Once You Get There Are you ready to be put through an intensive coding program so that you can start an entirely new career in a field you’re…

How to Get into the Best Online Coding Bootcamps

So you’re ready to start your journey to learning how to code and making a career out of it? A coding bootcamp is one of the quickest, most effective ways of doing this. However, you’ll want to make sure to…

My Thoughts On Coding Bootcamps (Now That I’ve Graduated)

Coding bootcamps are so hot right now. They come in all shapes and sizes though, but this article is based off my time at Flatiron School’s Access Labs. It’s a 15 week, deferred tuition program, with a focus on React and Rails.…

Tips from a coding boot camp graduate

It was early February of this year where I was getting close to giving up in my education. I loved the community aspect of college that people may refer to as the “college experience”, but I wanted more from my…

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.…

What I Wish I Knew Before Entering a Coding Bootcamp

Now that I’m 11 weeks into a coding bootcamp, and nearly done (15 weeks), I’ve begun to realize that there were a ton of things I wish I knew from the start. Of course, not all coding bootcamps are created…

Coding bootcamp: how does the daily routine look like?

As you may know, I am currently doing a programming bootcamp at Green Fox Academy, in Budapest. If you have been following my previous articles, you know what kind of knowledge and skills we have been building over the past two…

How to Hack Your Career

“Hacking Your Career” in this case refers to any shortcut, skill, or method that increases productivity and efficiency, in all walks of getting the desired outcome aka job” It was a Tuesday evening and I once again experienced that internal battle…