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February 21, 2020

3 Things I Wish I had Done Immediately After Graduating a Programming Bootcamp

The process of securing a job after completing a coding bootcamp is not automatic. The good news is that coding bootcamps are certainly still a viable option for motivated students, but it’s...

February 10, 2020

Running Effective Meetings: An Engineer's Guide

If you’re the leader of a software development team, chances are good that your engineers spend more time than they’d prefer on things other than developing software. Much of this time is probably...

October 08, 2019

Top Coding Bootcamps in London Right Now

While it may have taken the market some time to embrace coding bootcamps, attitudes are certainly shifting in bootcamps’ favor—making them a great option for people hoping to shift into a career in...

July 10, 2019

Which Tech Stack Should You Learn First?

If you’re just getting into the world of programming, deciding on which tech stack to pursue can be a challenge, especially with so many new frameworks popping up each day. At some point, you may...

June 11, 2019

How to Get Up to Speed in an Unfamiliar Codebase

When you start a new job as a software engineer, whether it’s your first or 10th, one of the BEST things you can do to make an impact quickly is to get up to speed in your new codebase. Depending on...

May 06, 2019

How to Avoid Common Pitfalls in Agile

What is Agile? Agile is a philosophy for approaching software development that focuses on fast, iterative development cycles. The method is based on software delivery over documentation,...