Springboard UX Design Course alum Heidi Sanders, a digital designer for Kendo Brands, talks about her transition from graphic design and details how she stayed motivated while trying to fast-track her bootcamp experience. Why did you enroll with Springboard? I decided to enroll with Springboard because I needed a flexible way to learn user experience […]

We recently sat down with Shubhankar Jain, a machine learning engineer at SurveyMonkey, and Chirag Mahapatra, a machine learning engineer at Airbnb, to discuss the best way to transition into an AI/ML role, what the hiring process typically is like, and industry trends for 2019. The full video Q&As are below, but here are some […]

With an educational background in economics and statistics, Divya Parmar began his professional career working in IT consulting, primarily handling systems implementation. He knew he wanted to transition into data analytics, but his experience wasn’t enough to get him the kind of job he wanted. After repeatedly working on consulting projects he wasn’t excited about, […]

When I reached out to Christina Nichols to discuss her experience in Springboard’s Digital Marketing for Professionals course, she was glowing, her enthusiasm radiating from Denver to California over our Zoom conference call. “Well, before we start, I do have some news,” she said. “My company has actually been acquired.” When Christina enrolled with Springboard […]

A Curated List of Data Science Interview Questions and Answers Preparing for an interview is not easy–there is significant uncertainty regarding the data science interview questions you will be asked. No matter how much work experience or what data science certificate you have, an interviewer can throw you off with a set of questions that […]

George Mendoza is a Data Science Career Track graduate currently working at an artificial intelligence consulting startup based in Texas. We asked him to reflect upon his Springboard learning experience, including his capstone projects, which played an integral role in his finding a data science job. You can read more about the projects on his website […]

Python is a high-level programming language that can be used for artificial intelligence, data analysis, data science, scientific computing, and web development. Over the years, developers have also leveraged this general-purpose language to build desktop apps, games, and productivity tools. Created by Dutch programmer Guido van Rossum in 1991, Python is known for its simplicity, […]

User experience (UX) design has changed quite a bit since the term was first coined in the early 1990s by Don Norman, then a cognitive scientist for Apple and now the director of The Design Lab at the University of California, San Diego. At its birth, UX design was a term used to denote all […]