Python and C++ are both object-oriented programming languages, but the similarities end there! We’re comparing these two languages – covering examples of how Python and C++ are used in the real world, how they are used in today’s tech ecosystem, and which language is best for beginners. Plus, learn about free C++ resources and Python bootcamps where you can master these languages.
C++ is an object oriented cross-platform programming language based on the programming language, C. It’s mostly used for low-level programming like operating systems, native applications, high-performance applications, and games.Continue Reading
Frank was burned out from working in architectural design, and was looking for a more stable career. He was a total cybersecurity beginner before Level Effect’s Cyber Defense Analyst Bootcamp, but was able to quickly reskill and land his first cybersecurity role at Tevora. Learn what stood out to Frank about Level Effect when he was researching bootcamps and his recommendations to future bootcampers on how to make the most of your cybersecurity bootcamp. Plus, find out how Frank earned the Cyber Defense Certified Professional (CDCP) certification offered by Level Effect.
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With students from a wide variety of backgrounds from across the country, TrueCoders’ Career Services team steps in to prepare students for jobs that can change the trajectory of their lives. Denise Shines, Director of Career Services at TrueCoders, shares how her team helps students develop the networking, branding, and communication skills – starting in Week One on the bootcamp. Find out what you can expect throughout that TrueCoders career curriculum and why soft skills (like an eagerness to learn) are so important in the hiring process.Continue Reading
Digital marketing is an ever-evolving, vital element in today’s successful businesses. General Assembly instructor and experienced digital marketer, Veronica, offers expert advice on the responsibilities to expect at each level of your digital marketing career (including the average salaries 💰), and insights on how to rise up the career ladder from entry-level to senior-level roles. Plus, find out how General Assembly is inspiring career changers and upskillers to break into tech fields, like digital marketing, with their Free Fridays intro courses!Continue Reading
The last few years have seen people buzzing about the possibilities of blockchain technology. Bitcoin has been a popular topic for some time, but there’s more to blockchain than just Bitcoin! Blockchain applications in cybersecurity, data science, and software engineering are on the rise.
Learn about some of the ways that blockchain is used across different industries and how it’s growing. We’re diving into 6 companies that are already adopting blockchain, salary expectations in each industry, and 5 blockchain bootcamps for anyone interested in learning more!Continue Reading
You may think of Python as a data science programming language, but did you know that Cybersecurity Engineers heavily rely upon Python? From penetration testing to automating security processes, Python has become an in-demand skill for today’s cybersecurity professionals and Flatiron School Cybersecurity Instructor Aastha Sahni joined us to explain how Python is used on the job. Find out which Python libraries and frameworks are most popular amongst cybersecurity experts, and how to learn Python for cybersecurity at a bootcamp like Flatiron School!Continue Reading
As a pioneer in programming languages and now one of the most popular languages, Java is a heavyweight in the world of coding. Java has a pretty steep learning curve but produces massive career benefits. From software engineering to data science, find out what kinds of careers (and salaries!) you can expect once you understand Java. Plus, find out how you can learn Java in order to launch your Java career.
💡 Did you know? According to our 2020 Alumni Bootcamp Outcomes Report, 92% of bootcamp graduates who learned Java landed jobs. These bootcamp grads also saw a 57% salary lift, from $41,129 pre-Java coding bootcamp to post-bootcamp salaries of about $64,719 after learning Java!Continue Reading
As a parent of two small children, Lara needed a flexible, online bootcamp that could accommodate her schedule and help her land a career in tech right after graduation. Lara shares how Hyrise Academy gave her the real world experience she needed to pivot her career from academia to tech sales. With Hyrise Academy’s career support and extensive list of employer partners, Lara received three job offers after bootcamp graduation.
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