Is a Coding Bootcamp Worth It?

Is a Coding Bootcamp Worth It?

Do you ever wonder what it’s like at an in-person Coding Bootcamp and if it’s worth it? Jess Feldman from Course Report interviewed Software Developer at McGraw Hill, Joseph Nguyen to ask these questions. Check out his experience HERE!

What Does A Web Developer Do?

What Does A Web Developer Do?

Are you looking for an exciting and lucrative career that’s scalable in the modern world? Look no further than the tech industry.  The internet has revolutionized the way we interact with information and each other and will continue to be the main economic engine driving the modern workforce and economy. For those who are capable of learning the skills necessary to maintain and create sites on the internet, the globalized and digital workforce of the modern world will always provide…

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How Do I Choose the Right Web Development Bootcamp?

How Do I Choose the Right Web Development Bootcamp?

It can be a nightmare trying to get a grip on the bootcamp landscape of 2021. New programs pop up every week, and it’s difficult to discern which bootcamps are the real deal. The next question, of course, is; I’m I going to get a job with a bootcamp education? But ultimately, knowing what skills and knowledge you’ll gain and whether that will translate into an opportunity for career progression down the line is paramount before making that decision. Lucky…

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From 0-100: Natalie’s Journey into Software Engineering

From 0-100: Natalie’s Journey into Software Engineering

LearningFuze’s Career Specialist, Cassandra Cheung, spoke with alum Natalie Nunez of HealthPrize Technologies to discuss her path towards a career in web development. Natalie highlighted her time spent at LearningFuze as “one of the most rewarding things I’ve been able to do,” and discussed how the bootcamp gave her the right mindset needed to successfully become a web developer. She also spoke on being a woman in tech and how at the end of the day, “we were all just…

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Alicia and Accessibility

Alicia and Accessibility

One of LearningFuze’s Full-Immersion instructors, Cody Miller, sat down with former student Alicia Evans of Knowability to discuss the importance of accessibility in web development. The demand for inclusive designs increases daily as the tech world races to cater to the needs of a quarter of the population. Evans and Miller discuss the untapped potential of accessibility designs and call for web developers to, “code for everyone”. Interested to hear more? Check out the link. If you’re looking to start…

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Why is there such a huge demand for data science professionals today?

Why is there such a huge demand for data science professionals today?

With data growing more and more abundant across multiple sectors of society, so, too, does the need for data professionals that can process it. A study by LHH revealed that the number of jobs in data science grew by nearly 46% in 2020, ranking 14th among tech jobs based on demand and growth. This article will explore the factors that contribute to the growth of the data science industry and how you can become a data scientist. What’s a Data…

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How to be successful at a coding bootcamp

How to be successful at a coding bootcamp

How do I make my coding bootcamp experience a success? At LearningFuze, our instructors often hear this question with the start of each new cohort. A better question to ask would be: what type of mentality should you have before and during a coding bootcamp to best lead to success? Our Senior Lead Instructor Tim Davis crafted some helpful tips on the best practices to maintain a successful experience.  Try Coding Before It’s a no-brainer that you will be better…

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Online Coding Bootcamp: Know your options

Online Coding Bootcamp: Know your options

The events of the past year have proven that the future of education is online. The emergence of Zoom, Google Hangouts, and Microsoft Teams during the global pandemic allows for work and education to continue virtually. This reality provides a unique opportunity to those looking to gain marketable skills online. You can now learn to be a web developer without leaving the comfort of your home. But how do you choose between the countless remote programs and courses? Our Director…

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Demo Day: Students take the first step toward landing a dream job!

Demo Day: Students take the first step toward landing a dream job!

As we prepare for the May 2021 Demo Day, here’s a recap on what happend in March 2021! What’s Demo Day, you may ask? In the world of software engineering it’s not just about what you know but being able to present what you can build. Demo day highlights student projects to potential employers. Demo Day is an event where we invite our local employers to attend (currently via Zoom) and watch each of the participating alumni present how their…

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(2021) Why Your LinkedIn Profile is More Important Than You Think

(2021) Why Your LinkedIn Profile is More Important Than You Think

To get ahead in the 2021 job market, your LinkedIn profile has never been more important.   It would be a lie if we [LearningFuze] told you that getting a job after a bootcamp is easy.  The job search process is hard just like it is in any industry you are working to break into. A quick google search of “coding bootcamp” brings up numerous YouTube videos, Medium posts, and even news reports of the difficulty of a post-bootcamp job…

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