Why BeSmartee Hires Software Developers From LearningFuze

Why BeSmartee Hires Software Developers From LearningFuze

After hiring six graduates from LearningFuze coding bootcamp in Irvine, California, BeSmartee co-founder Veronica Nguyen plans to hire more! Veronica tells us what she is looking for in new hires at the B2B FinTech company, how LearningFuze refers their new grads to companies, and how employees are mentored on the job. She also predicts the career trajectory of her new hires, and gives some advice for other employers thinking of hiring coding bootcamp graduates! Check out the Q & A featured in CourseReport  here. 

Is A Coding Bootcamp Worth The Cost?

Is A Coding Bootcamp Worth The Cost?

How To Determine If A Coding Bootcamp Is Worth The Cost Evaluating whether a program is the right one starts with evaluating the quality of the program. Liz Eggleston from CourseReport recently wrote an interesting blog on this topic including the following graphic. There are several factors that we at LearningFuze believe are important to take into consideration as well  in making the right decision for your education and your eventual career as a developer. Once you have determined that…

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LearningFuze Coding Bootcamp Continues to Build a Super Team   

LearningFuze Coding Bootcamp Continues to Build a Super Team   

LearningFuze Coding Bootcamp Continues to Build a Super Team by TJ Kinion   In sports there are super teams such as the Warriors in the NBA; the Yankees, Dodgers, Cubs, and Red Sox in the MLB; and clubs like Barcelona, Real Madrid, and Chelsea in soccer (or futbol). Super teams are made up of some of the best players in the world and can sometimes be considered unfair by smaller market teams, but given the quality of their offerings they often…

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Landing an IoT Job with React Skills from LearningFuze

Landing an IoT Job with React Skills from LearningFuze

Steffany’s 10 years in IT and project management gave her a taste of the coding world – enough that she started teaching herself to code. She eventually enrolled in LearningFuze’s 12-week full-time immersive bootcamp in Irvine, California to launch a career in front end development! Steffany tells us about her experience learning React alongside students with varied backgrounds, how LearningFuze directly helped her with her job search, and how she’s enjoying building projects in React at TensorIoT! Q&A What was your background prior to…

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Networking after a Coding Bootcamp: Getting off the couch and into the tech community

Networking after a Coding Bootcamp: Getting off the couch and into the tech community

By: TJ Kinion- Networking – the act of meeting with other people for personal or business reasons. We’ve all heard of networking, many of us have been to events, and people constantly talk about the benefits of it yet for some reason very few people actually go out and do it. Below we’ll cover the basics as well as dive into some tips that we use at LearningFuze to help students get the most out of their networking events. This…

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Coding Bootcamp: Your LinkedIn profile is more important than you think!

Coding Bootcamp: Your LinkedIn profile is more important than you think!

Coding bootcamp: Your LinkedIn Profile is more important than you thought! It would be a lie if we [LearningFuze] told you that getting a job after a bootcamp is easy. A quick google search of “coding bootcamp” brings up You Tube videos, Medium posts, and even news reports of how difficult a post-bootcamp job search can be. The issue with this is that many programs helping people learn to code take an old school approach to the job search process….

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Why A Coding Technical Assessment Is Important When Choosing a Coding Bootcamp

Why A Coding Technical Assessment Is Important When Choosing a Coding Bootcamp

Pursuing a passion that eventually will become a career is an exciting journey. As a web development training school, we thrive on that passion as we love to work with enthusiastic students to help them reach their technical and career goals. There is really nothing more rewarding than seeing the light bulb go on with a student who is hungry to learn! A coding technical assessment provides a baseline of both coding knowledge and passion. If you like to solve…

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LearningFuze Part-Time Coding Program Launch!

LearningFuze Part-Time Coding Program Launch!

Students have been asking for a part-time coding program for some time now, and we are proud announce that it is officially launched! We are nearing our 5th anniversary as a web development and coding bootcamp. We are proud and humbled by the school’s success and the amazing students who have completed the program. We started this journey as one of a few coding schools of its kind in Southern California and the first in Orange County. Over the years…

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The 8 Biggest Fears of Coding Bootcamp Students

The 8 Biggest Fears of Coding Bootcamp Students

We’ve interviewed hundreds of prospective students, and had the privilege to work with many coding bootcamp graduates. We’ve compiled a brief list of the top fears some of our students have shared and how they have navigated through them to success.   1) Am I really smart enough? It’s all about commitment, persistence and passion. If you like to problem solve & build things then coding might be something you’d enjoy. Give yourself permission to grow and try something new….

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LearningFuze students gain insight into life at Google from Director of Engineering Robert Gardner

LearningFuze students gain insight into life at Google from Director of Engineering Robert Gardner

  By TJ Kinion   In the age of technology it is almost impossible to go through your day without talking about or using a product from one of the tech giants; Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Google, and Microsoft. These companies have not only shaped the world we live in today but they are building the world of tomorrow and while articles are written about them ad nauseum we rarely get the chance to see what goes on behind the curtains….

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