Not so long ago, if you’d told your friends and family you were moving to Wisconsin to pursue a career in technology, they might have thought you were crazy. Everyone knew that the Coasts were the place to go...
When you sign up for a coding boot camp, you know you’re going to graduate with an understanding of the subject. JavaScript, jQuery, React: you’ll master them all. But you may not realize you’re coming away with a lot more....
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It’s well documented that men and women face different challenges when it comes to career advancement. For moms in particular, reentering the workforce after having a child comes with a slew of additional barriers—from the stigma surrounding gaps in...
Whether you began coding in kindergarten or barely touched a computer until your first job, it’s never too late to learn valuable coding skills. That’s just one piece of advice shared during Penn LPS Coding Boot Camp’s first ever...
Automation and AI: for many, they symbolize our bright future. For others, they spell the downfall of humans. On both sides of the equation sits this nagging question: will robots steal my job? A new report by the World Economic...
Once upon a time, tech jobs were only in the tech industry. Passionate techies had their hearts set on working for the Googles, Apples, and Microsofts of the world, and everyone looked to Silicon Valley as a shining beacon...
As the technology around us increasingly resembles the stuff of science-fiction, it’s no surprise that jobs in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) are exploding. Employment in STEM occupations has grown six times faster than employment in non-STEM jobs...
After seven years at Pearson, the world’s oldest and largest global education company, I’m thrilled to join Trilogy Education, perhaps the world’s fastest growing and most exciting education startup, as its chief product officer. In my role these past...
Today, Inside Higher Ed ran an article about the importance of transparency in skills training and continuing education. The question this article raises is an important one, which is how to measure the efficacy of skills-based training programs.    To...

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