From Boot Camp to Boot Camp Developer: How This Comedian Transitioned...

When asked to tell something about herself, Dominica Corless simply responds, “It’s such a loaded question!” By the time she decided to take part in...

From Fire Ecology to the Fortune 100: How Cameron Wills Landed...

When Cameron Wills attended the University of Cape Town in his home country of South Africa, he thought he had his future all figured...

Off Your Chest: Anonymous Thoughts for Positive Emotional Change

Before the start of the pandemic, Tyler Smith found himself at a bit of a crossroads in where to take his interest in coding....

Teeing up for Success With the Golf Tee Time Scheduler Project

Since high school, Demetri Dillard had always wanted to work as a computer programmer. During college, he took a programming class, but ended up...

The Art of the Pivot: How Camryn Swedick Went from Communications...

In college, Camryn Swedick pursued a career in communications, and managed to graduate a whole two years early. If all this fast movement sounds exciting,...

“It’s Going to be a Wild Ride”: How Steven Pennington Entered...

Steven Pennington fires up his computer and logs onto AWS, where he sifts through and starts querying various client servers — troubleshooting items and...

Tips from Talent Path: Showcasing Your Skills in a Remote Setting

In 2020, the world made a shift. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, those commuting to offices everyday or attending in-person job interviews were pushed to...

Continuous Commitment To Education: How Sue King Became a Tech Management...

Sue King began her career as an accountant in a paper-based world. As computer systems began to evolve, her innovative instinct kicked in —...

“It’s the First Time I Felt That I Was Valuable”: How...

Gavin Deng wanted to make his parents proud. His mother was a software engineer and his father had managed a bank in China before immigrating...

Becoming the Best: How Data Boot Camp Launched Gabriel Macey Into...

If you could be the best at anything, what would it be?  Ever since Gabriel Macey was a kid, he had a clear answer to...

“Don’t Let Fear Dictate Your Decisions”: How Boot Camp Helped This...

Sang Ra started each day at 4:45 a.m. to get to his job at Amazon by 5:30. After working a full shift, he’d race...

How Jay Sueno Took on New Data Science Skills to Land...

In many ways, Jay Sueno started as a self-taught data scientist. He spent countless hours coming up with his own methods of visualizing and...

Creating Social Impact with Inclusive Design: Ana Chávez’s Journey to UX/UI

Ana Chávez graduated from Brandeis University with a degree in sociology and a passion for understanding how people’s behavior and background shape their future....

From Boredom to Boot Camp: How Matthew Debnar Advanced His Career...

Around the time of the COVID-19 pandemic, Matthew Debnar was finishing up his job in retail e-commerce and doing some freelance consulting. In 2019,...

From Thoughts to Thought Leadership: How a Philosopher Began a Career...

Joseph Smith grew up around Nolensville, Tennessee, where he spent his time with a variety of hobbies — from flying general aviation aircraft, to...

Coding With Purpose: How a Technology Boot Camp Gave Shamik Haldar...

Shamik Haldar was reaching for a lifeline — and he got one.  “I was going through some things, and I guess you could say I...

From Lashes to Layouts: How This Boot Camp Graduate Became a...

Anna Mbali wakes up every weekday morning for a 6:45 a.m. stand-up meeting with a development team located in Lithuania. Then she squeezes in...

How a Professional Fundraiser Turned to Data Analytics to Find a...

Max Browning always knew he liked numbers. In college, he went from studying to be an actuary, to a math teacher, to a fundraiser—but...

Spinning a Web of Experience: Jennifer Doyle’s Boot Camp Journey

For 24 years, Jennifer Doyle worked for Enterprise Rent-A-Car on site with an account. As an onsite supervisor, she grew her one-woman team to...

The Big Switch: How the Pandemic Brought This Producer From TV...

Eight days before her graduate school tuition was due, Briana daMota decided to start working in entertainment. “My mother almost didn’t forgive me for that,”...