Becoming the Best: How Data Boot Camp Launched Gabriel Macey Into...

If you could be the best at anything, what would it be?  Ever since Gabriel Macey was a kid, he had a clear answer to...

“Don’t Let Fear Dictate Your Decisions”: How Boot Camp Helped This...

Sang Ra started each day at 4:45 a.m. to get to his job at Amazon by 5:30. After working a full shift, he’d race...

How Jay Sueno Took on New Data Science Skills to Land...

In many ways, Jay Sueno started as a self-taught data scientist. He spent countless hours coming up with his own methods of visualizing and...

Creating Social Impact with Inclusive Design: Ana Chávez’s Journey to UX/UI

Ana Chávez graduated from Brandeis University with a degree in sociology and a passion for understanding how people’s behavior and background shape their future....

From Boredom to Boot Camp: How Matthew Debnar Advanced His Career...

Around the time of the COVID-19 pandemic, Matthew Debnar was finishing up his job in retail e-commerce and doing some freelance consulting. In 2019,...

From Thoughts to Thought Leadership: How a Philosopher Began a Career...

Joseph Smith grew up around Nolensville, Tennessee, where he spent his time with a variety of hobbies — from flying general aviation aircraft, to...

Coding With Purpose: How a Technology Boot Camp Gave Shamik Haldar...

Shamik Haldar was reaching for a lifeline — and he got one.  “I was going through some things, and I guess you could say I...

From Lashes to Layouts: How This Boot Camp Graduate Became a...

Anna Mbali wakes up every weekday morning for a 6:45 a.m. stand-up meeting with a development team located in Lithuania. Then she squeezes in...

How a Professional Fundraiser Turned to Data Analytics to Find a...

Max Browning always knew he liked numbers. In college, he went from studying to be an actuary, to a math teacher, to a fundraiser—but...

Spinning a Web of Experience: Jennifer Doyle’s Boot Camp Journey

For 24 years, Jennifer Doyle worked for Enterprise Rent-A-Car on site with an account. As an onsite supervisor, she grew her one-woman team to...

The Big Switch: How the Pandemic Brought This Producer From TV...

Eight days before her graduate school tuition was due, Briana daMota decided to start working in entertainment. “My mother almost didn’t forgive me for that,”...

Tech Tracks Powered by 2U: A New Way to Prepare Your...

Millions of employees are leaving their jobs in wake of COVID-19, citing a myriad of pandemic-related reasons including safety, remote flexibility, and shifts in...

Non-Stop Learning: How Coding Boot Camp Helped Chidinma Nze Grow in...

Chidinma Nze studied journalism in college, then digital media at Specs Howard School of Media Arts. After graduation, she began working in PR and...

A Pandemic, Passion for Learning, and a Tech Boot Camp Led...

Andrew Popp was working video production for live events after graduating college. But when the COVID-19 pandemic hit and these events could no longer...

The Aviation Accident Analysis Team Flies High with Data Analytics

Each member of the team behind the Aviation Accident Analysis project had unique reasons for joining University of Minnesota Data Visualization and Analytics Boot...

Akibo Watson Gets Analytical About His Boot Camp Journey

Akibo Watson graduated from Binghamton University in 2018 with a bachelor’s degree in economics, and by January 2019, he had obtained a business development...

Partner Spotlight: TEKsystems Is Fostering the Next Wave Of IT Stars

TEKsystems is one of the largest staffing and recruiting companies in the U.S. With over 100 offices located around the world, the firm places...

Pursuing a New Path: How Coding Boot Camp Led Keiana Hanson...

Keiana Hanson was working in the New York healthcare system when she decided she wanted to change her path. After talking to her parents...

How Kevin Angeles Securely Pivoted to a New Career With a...

Kevin Angeles graduated from Sheridan College in Ontario with a degree in Computer Engineering Technology in 2018. He was holding two jobs at the...

Starting From Scratch: How Lily Hu Became a Project Management Pro...

Lily Hu has worked in the hospitality industry for more than 14 years. When the pandemic hit and she found herself with extra time...