With the ton of free online courses available on the web right now, we’ve decided to put together a list of best Music Courses you can sign up for today. 1. Suitable for all For enthusiasts, who want to know what’s behind the music rather than scales and rhythms 2. Beginners For the newbies, who […]

Global spending on video games is set to exceed that on movies, and the average 21-year old has racked up 10,000 hours of gaming! The best games and game designers can tap into human psychology in a way that we can all learn something from. Maybe you’re a gamer curious about the psychology of game […]

Depending on who you talk to, a mentor can be a friend, a teacher, a confidante, a subject-matter expert, or some combination of all of the above. My experience with mentorship has been incredibly positive and I’m sharing it in hopes that more veterans realize the value and impact that a mentor can have on […]

A LinkedIn push notification comes onto your screen. You think, ugh, not again. Sure enough, you open your profile and see a message from a recruiter: Hi! I see you have some great experience using programming languages! Are you looking for new opportunities at the moment? Does this happen to you 10 times per week? […]

Scan any list of high-paying jobs that are also in high demand and you’ll see the tech industry well represented, from data science positions to UX design roles. Competition for jobs in these exciting and attractive fields can be tough, so it’s imperative that you set yourself up for success by submitting an impeccable tech […]

Celebrated British writer Roald Dahl said, “If you are going to get anywhere in life you have to read a lot of books.” Springboard’s overarching goal is to empower people to keep learning and developing their professional skills. We recently asked some of the experts speaking at Springboard Rise, our first data science and UX […]

You’ve developed the requisite skills, put them on display in a top-notch portfolio and resume, built a network of peers and mentors, and landed an interview for a dream job in data science. Phone Screen Tips And your work is just beginning; it’s time for interview prep! This is crucial—and we aren’t just referring to preparation […]

This article was written by Miranda Marquit, Student Loan Hero Are you putting your dreams on hold because of your student loan debt? In 2015, Student Loan Hero’s Student Loan Burden Report found that many grads put off life milestones because of debt. You might be done with your undergrad and looking to further your […]

In the last 10 years, technology has changed the way we work and communicate with others — and it’s also changed how we interact in the classroom. In fact, some educators argue that technology can improve the classroom by eliminating the need for a physical one, and allow students to learn remotely, from wherever they do […]

Learning to code isn’t easy — ask someone who learned in just six months. Sebastian Belmar is a Chilean native who formerly worked as a consultant for renewable energy companies, until a startup weekend inspired him to make a career change. One year and a boot camp later, Sebastian is a full-stack developer for a curriculum […]