March 16, 2018
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Stephen Hawking TGIF

TGIF! This week we bid farewell to one of the greatest minds of our time, heard from some leading women in tech, and took a look […]
March 13, 2018
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Lateral Move, Power Move: Getting Into a Challenging Technical Management Career

It was once said of Apple computer that “There is no adult supervision.” It was a hard geek culture that discounted interpersonal skills, management skills, even […]
March 9, 2018
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Celebrating International Women’s Day TGIF

TGIF! This week we’re celebrating International Women’s Day (Thursday, March 8) and Women’s History Month (with a couple extra tech tidbits). Here’s to all the accomplishments […]
March 8, 2018
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Women Supporting Women: The Benefits of an All-Women Learning Environment

Girl power. Womankind. The future is female. Girls in STEM. Women in tech. There are countless slogans and tag lines to inspire women to take action. […]
March 2, 2018
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Changing Careers, Learning To Develop Collaboration Skills, And Some Good News TGIF

TGIF! This week we followed the adage: variety is the spice of life. Whether you’re interested in changing careers, learning to develop collaboration skills, or just […]
February 26, 2018
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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 […]