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 […]

Before you land an interview for your dream job as a software engineer or junior developer at a top tech firm or emerging startup, you’ll need to get noticed. If you’re going to stand out from the pack, an impressive programmer portfolio website isn’t an option—it’s essential. Read on to discover the benefits of a […]

In 2018, Amazon scrapped its in-house applicant tracking system because of one major flaw: it didn’t like resumes containing the word “women,” so if an applicant listed “mentoring women entrepreneurs” as one of their achievements, they were out of luck. The system had been trained to vet applicants by observing patterns in resumes submitted to […]

In his opening keynote address at this week’s Rise 2020—Springboard’s annual tech conference convening thought leaders in data, design, and software engineering—Springboard co-founder and CEO Gautam Tambay reiterated Springboard’s 10-year goal: to transform one million lives through education by 2030. “At Springboard, we dream of a more equitable world where everyone has opportunity,” Tambay said.  […]

When Brenden Martin launched Joe Coffee, a mobile ordering and rewards app for indie coffee shops, he thought himself more than qualified for the challenge. Armed with a bachelor’s degree in Digital Technology Management from Washington State University and years of experience working in Seattle’s coffee scene, Martin anticipated relatively few hurdles in starting a […]

Despite the military’s best efforts, when it comes to transitioning out, the experience is usually rushed and chaotic. Here are a few things that you can do before you get out to help make the process a little smoother and save you time and agony on the other side.   1. Confirm Your GI Bill Benefits […]

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? […]