August 1, 2018
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Writing Self-Documenting Code

We’re excited to be teaming up with Hired to bring you career insights about diversity, inclusion, and the job market. Writing clear, understandable code for complex […]
July 27, 2018
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Changing The Stem Industry TGIF

TGIF! This week was about disruption – changing the STEM industry, creating new toys to introduce the next generation to programming, and making an impact on […]
July 25, 2018

Here’s How Checkr Made Recruiters Out of Their Hiring Managers

We’re excited to be teaming up with Hired to bring you career insights about diversity, inclusion, and the job market. I’m not about to blow any […]
July 20, 2018
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Women’s Achievements And Progress In Tech TGIF

TGIF! This week’s roundup is all about women’s achievements and progress in tech. Who doesn’t love a feel-good Friday? Check back at the end of each […]
July 18, 2018
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Why the Wage Gap for Tech Workers Goes Beyond Gender

We’re excited to be teaming up with Hired to bring you career insights about diversity, inclusion, and the job market. The gender wage gap is an […]
July 13, 2018
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Diversity Reports, Political Advocacy, Management Polls, And More TGIF

TGIF! This week we read news from across the board: diversity reports, political advocacy, management polls, and more. Check back at the end of each week […]
July 12, 2018
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Amazing web apps built by female engineers

In Hackbright Academy’s rigorous 24-week Part-Time Software Engineering Program, students not only manage their full-time jobs with part-time studies and learn the skills to become engineers, but they […]
July 11, 2018
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Top Engineers Think Beyond Their Job Title

We’re excited to be teaming up with Hired to bring you career insights about diversity, inclusion, and the job market. As an engineer, there’s no doubt […]
July 6, 2018
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Fourth Of July TGIF

TGIF! We hope you had a wonderful Fourth of July! Give the holiday, this week’s roundup is short and sweet. Check back at the end of […]
July 5, 2018

Phone Interview Tips: 19 Keys to Landing a Second Interview

We’re excited to be teaming up with Hired to bring you career insights about diversity, inclusion, and the job market. Phone interviews are the first step […]
July 2, 2018
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From naturopathic doctor to developer: Meet Hackbright alumna Neha Gupta

Neha Gupta was a doctor in naturopathic medicine before realizing she wanted a career that enabled her to solve more varied problems each day. With family […]
June 29, 2018
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Encouraging Young Girls And Women In Stem TGIF

TGIF! This week was filled with women and role models who are encouraging more young girls and women to pursue careers in STEM. Check back at […]
June 27, 2018
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Your Career Narrative Is Just As Important as Your Work History

We’re excited to be teaming up with Hired to bring you career insights about diversity, inclusion, and the job market. Recruiters and hiring managers at companies […]
June 25, 2018
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Conference Recap: Girls In Tech Catalyst Conference

Meet Gabriela Borges. She graduated from Hackbright Academy’s first ever South Bay cohort in May 2018. Prior to Hackbright, she was a domestic violence advocate assisting […]
June 22, 2018
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Amazing web apps built by female engineers

In Hackbright Academy’s immersive and rigorous 12-week full-time Software Engineering Program, students not only learn the skills to become engineers, but build impressive web apps in just four […]
June 22, 2018
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Powerhouse Women TGIF

TGIF! This week we heard from a number of powerhouse women: a Hackbright alumna, an editor-in-chief, a CMO, and a COO. Hear what they have to […]