The SoundTracks Story: How Shane Schilling Used His Full Stack Skills...

Shane Schilling is an avid TV binge-watcher and movie buff with a love for music and all things entertainment. With two decades of experience...

Breaking Down Barriers to Entry: How Ernst & Young Creates Opportunities...

The past year has been tough for job seekers everywhere — even those with perfect qualifications and a flawless interview technique. So imagine how...

After Working for Some of the Biggest Names in Tech, Steve...

Steve Tucker’s career is something many techies would envy. He’s worked at Apple, ATARI, AT&T, Sony, and Deloitte. He was one of the first...

“I wouldn’t be able to do it without the boot camp”:...

As a physics undergraduate, Wayne Griffiths encountered coding — briefly. He was in the lab working on a nanotechnology thesis when his supervisor asked...

“The Boot Camp Changed My Life”: How Vinny Barone Went From...

For a long time, cybersecurity was the last thing on Vinny Barone’s mind. A graduate in health promotion and fitness from American University, he...

3 Top Tips for a Successful Job Search: How Mónica Polanco...

Born in the Dominican Republic and raised in Lawrence, Massachusetts, Mónica Polanco Fabián is an expert at adapting to change — and recognizing when...

Learning More By Doing More: How Hands-On Boot Camp Experience Helped...

Yamin Alam received an undergraduate degree in mathematics from the University of Richmond in 2018. He landed a production analyst position shortly afterward, but...

From Running Drills to Running Code: How This Personal Trainer Became...

As a personal trainer, Jacob Carver worked 12- to 16-hour days, six days a week. His demanding schedule left him with very little time...

Moving Up: How Grecia Villarreal Earned Two Promotions in Under One...

A certain amount of planning is necessary in life, but plotting out your entire career can close doors that you didn’t even know existed. Grecia...

How This Mother of Two Found a Tech Job That Fits...

Mandy Wells-Lakeland was working as a QA analyst for AKQA when she decided she wanted more. With a passion for coding, experience working with...

Adapting and Advancing: How This Tech Professional Landed a Job With...

In the world of coding, adaptability is key. Processes change, technologies evolve, and new challenges can arise at any time. As someone who attended...

Dedication and Curiosity: The Key to Boot Camp Success in Any...

Shaking hands with a friend or sitting down in a crowded restaurant were once everyday occurrences. In 2020, the practical implications of COVID-19 dictated...

Like Riding a Bike: How This Former Marketing Professional Revamped Her...

Kelly Sharer graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with an undergraduate degree in marketing and went on to earn an MBA from...

How the Data Analytics Boot Camp Helped Aldo González Sancininea Turn...

In 2013, Aldo González Sancininea had an idea that would revolutionize the way Mexican companies did business. It wasn’t until 2019, when he started Tecnológico...

How Melissa Hazelgreen Became Her Company’s Go-To Data Analyst

At the beginning of 2020, Melissa Hazelgreen felt stuck in an uninspiring role as a business analyst. While hunting for something more fulfilling, she...

How Juan Pablo Sada Keeps His Skills Current in an Ever-Changing...

Juan Pablo Sada was wearing a nifty pair of glasses when we spoke to him via video chat from his apartment in Mexico City....

Freelancing Without Fear: How This Data Analyst Gained Skills and Confidence...

Melissa Wright was at a crossroads. As a military veteran and military spouse, she had moved around a lot over the years. New to...

Project Spotlight: COVID in America Explores Data Integrity

The COVID-19 pandemic has prompted a hyper-focus on data. With case counts and restrictions changing monthly and even weekly, it’s become increasingly important for...

Changing Keys: One Student’s Surprising Journey From Music Teacher to Front...

Embarking on a new career is never easy — but Northwestern Coding Boot Camp helped Adi Cepela launch a fulfilling career in front end...

How Has Small Business Lending Changed Since 2010? James Smith Used...

For years, James Smith worked in global sourcing for manufacturing brands like GE, Black & Decker, and Eaton. Shortly before leaving his last company,...