Why Coding? Ascent & LearningFuze Alumni Billy Kim

Why Coding? Ascent & LearningFuze Alumni Billy Kim

Have you ever asked yourself why coding?  Why do people pick coding as a career? Why do people choose to attend a coding bootcamp? Ascent (previously Skills Fund), a premier partner in financing for students looking to attend a coding bootcamp recently sat down to interview a LearningFuze alumni Billy Kim. “LearningFuze has added more value to my career path and journey not only in passing on the necessary skills to enter the realm of web development but in introducing…

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2019 – How To Prepare For A Coding Bootcamp

2019 – How To Prepare For A Coding Bootcamp

We’ve all been there. You make a big decision and then doubt starts to creep in. You start to panic. What if I am not prepared, what if I fall behind? While second thoughts are common in many decisions in life you can take steps to work through almost every roadblock and thrive with a little preparation. If you have answered the question why coding and now want to prepare for a coding bootcamp it is important to understand your…

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How To Balance A Career While Learning To Code

How To Balance A Career While Learning To Code

Nicole fell in love with coding when she took some C++ and Python courses during her math degree. She attempted to teach herself the basics of software development, but wasn’t sure which topics to focus on, so enrolled in nearby coding bootcamp LearningFuze in Orange County, CA. Nicole tells us, how she balances her full-time job with studying in the evenings and weekends, what her schedule looks like, and how much support the LearningFuze staff and instructors provide to keep students on track! Read…

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Coding Bootcamp: LearningFuze Demo Day June 2019

Coding Bootcamp: LearningFuze Demo Day June 2019

It had been quite some time since someone in Orange County heard the words LearningFuze Demo Day spoken out loud in the same sentence. If the archives are correct the last Demo Day was held around August of 2015. Looking back it’s amazing to see how far those alumni have come since presenting to employers in those early days of the program. Over the past 4 years LearningFuze has grown to include a 6,000 sq foot facility, 15 staff members,…

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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. 

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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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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