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Month: March 2016

LearningFuze Alumni David Goodman On How He Landed A Job As A Full Stack Developer in 3 Weeks

LearningFuze Alumni David Goodman On How He Landed A Job As A Full Stack Developer in 3 Weeks

By Jordan Kimura David Goodman knew that he wanted a new challenging and fulfilling career as a developer. After graduating from the LearningFuze Full Immersion Bootcamp, he landed a job after only 3 weeks of job searching. As part of the LearningFuze alumni group, he inspired the recent cohort by sharing his experience on landing his first developer job. What got you into coding? I always had an interest in doing something more technical, as I came from a tech-sales…

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Landing that first tech job and thriving in it

Landing that first tech job and thriving in it

Building consumer focused brands for the web and driving targeted traffic through email marketing, data management, lead generation and brand building is what makes Restoration Media a standout online media firm. Sarah Aleem, Associate Counsel for Restoration Media, came to talk with the LearningFuze Cohort about how to thrive in the ever-growing tech industry. The first crucial step is how to conduct yourself in the interview process. Always come prepared with questions and make sure to follow-up after each interview….

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Fund your education with Pave, LearningFuze’s Loan Partner

Fund your education with Pave, LearningFuze’s Loan Partner

LearningFuze has now partnered with Pave, a 3rd party lending option, that can now make financing a career transition for prospective bootcamp students much more feasible. Pave introduces a much needed 3-month deferral period for students who qualify, with the first payment (aside from a manageable up-front fee 1-6%) not due until 4 months after funds are disbursed! This is a great feature for full-immersion students considering they are coding up to 12 hours/day during the bootcamp, which for most…

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Making National Headlines: LearningFuze Alumni Turns Entrepreneur!

Making National Headlines: LearningFuze Alumni Turns Entrepreneur!

Trevor Linan always knew that there was something more for him out there. Careerwise he felt content, yet not fulfilled about what he was doing. Although he enjoyed working with customers at a museum, he did not feel that sense of purpose until the opportunity to design a friend’s website came along and changed for his life. After enjoying the web design experience so much, he decided to learn more about coding so that he could expand on his newfound…

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What is The BEST WAY To…Create A Great Product? How a Common Goal Can Be Reached With Different Approaches

What is The BEST WAY To…Create A Great Product? How a Common Goal Can Be Reached With Different Approaches

Good software is hard to build. Beyond the actual technical skills necessary, you must have a definitive goal and at the very least a clear vision of the next step towards that goal. This is common sense and execution may be pretty straightforward in a small setting. But it is an entirely different ball game when you are working across multiple teams and are managing many stakeholders, the execution becomes part of the challenge. Aaron Cash, Project Manager at Envoy…

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