February 26, 2018
grow with google

Growing with Google: Meet Hackbright Alumna Cristina Rodríguez

Life after bootcamp looks different for every Hackbright woman. For journalist turned full-stack software engineer, Cristina Rodríguez, the path after graduating from the Full-Time Software Engineering Program […]
February 23, 2018
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Equal Footing For Women In The Tech Industry TGIF

TGIF! This week is all about progress: how women are gaining equal footing in the tech industry. How companies can help employees gain new skills. How […]
February 21, 2018

Meet the Mentors: How Streak Is Working to #ChangeTheRatio

Earlier this year, we met our Top Mentors of 2017. In that group, we also met some super mentors and companies that go above and beyond […]
February 19, 2018
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Q & A: Going From Prep to the Full-Time Software Engineering Program

Not everyone gets into coding bootcamp on their first try. Even though Valerie Moy worked in tech operations for five years and taught herself some code, […]
February 16, 2018
tgif, valentine's week roundup

Feel-good Vibe TGIF

TGIF! This week we’re feeling the love and good vibes. And not just because of Galentine’s, Valentine’s, and the Lunar New Year! Our reading this week […]
February 13, 2018

Financing Finesse: How to Ask Your Employer for Financial Aid

Last week we took a look at 5 Ways to Fund Your Bootcamp Experience. This week, we’re diving a little deeper into one financing option: employer […]
February 9, 2018

Brogrammer Culture And Gender Inequality TGIF!

TGIF! It’s a long one today. This week, the news was all about “brogrammer” culture and gender (in)equality. We took a deep dive into articles and […]
February 7, 2018
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5 Ways to Fund Your Bootcamp Experience

Making the decision to attend bootcamp is a monumental one. You’re choosing to invest in yourself, continue your education, and likely change your career. And congrats! […]
February 5, 2018

Documenting Integrations: A Zapier Cheat Sheet

Becca Saines is a Software Engineer for Streak. Prior to graduating Hackbright in Fall 2016, she was a middle school math and science teacher for Teach […]
February 2, 2018

Advice And Support For Women In Tech TGIF

TGIF! This week, we focused on what advice others can give to help support women in tech. For advice on how to land a job to […]
January 30, 2018
career development advice

How to Build a Lifelong Career in Tech

The tech world is ever changing, evolving, and growing. This fast-paced environment can make it a challenging industry to enter, or chart a course for your […]
January 26, 2018

Naomi Parker Fraley TGIF

TGIF! This week, we bid adieu to a feminist icon, learned about new programs promoting diversity and inclusion in tech, and celebrated the bonds and support […]
January 25, 2018
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Hackbright Academy Is Coming to the South Bay!

You spoke and we listened! Due to popular request, Hackbright is coming to the South Bay! We’re excited to announce a San Jose sister to our […]
January 23, 2018
NEW Part-Time Software Engineering Program

Q & A: The New Hackbright Part-Time Software Engineering Program

12-weeks can be a long time to step away from a paycheck, job, and other commitments. That’s why we’re always asking for feedback and determining if […]
January 19, 2018

Industry Updates On Programming Languages TGIF

TGIF! This week, we caught up with industry updates on programming languages, bootcamps, and diversity and inclusion in hiring and interviewing. Check back at the end […]
January 16, 2018
Diversifying Your Workforce: Why and How?

Diversifying Your Workforce: Why and How?

Today, businesses have to be more competitive than ever. Nimbler, smarter, faster, more connected. One easy way to strengthen your company and connect it more deeply […]