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Mental Health In Cyber security: Building Trust By Recognizing Systemic Issues

Students
Oct. 03 2023
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Lighthouse Labs

Having a mentally healthy workforce ensures every individual will be more engaged and effective in performing their roles. Yet, in high-stress fields like cyber security, this is easier said than done.

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What skills do I need for a career in tech?

Students
Sep. 29 2023
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Alana Walker

Choosing which tech career to pursue can be a momentous task. That’s why we created the Tech Skills Quiz to align the skills you already have with the best tech career path.

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CAREERS IN DATA: ANALYST VS. SCIENTIST

Students
Sep. 27 2023
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Alana Walker

Since long before the invention of the internet, data has been driving business strategy and economic growth across industries. The advent of the internet and the increased ease of collecting and processing significant amounts of data has made it even easier.

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Will AI replace computer programmers?

Students
Sep. 27 2023
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Christian Nally

This is a question we hear a lot from would-be students who are considering one of Lighthouse Labs' offerings in Web Development, Data Science, Data Analytics, or Cyber Security.

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10 Coding Jobs in Artificial Intelligence

Students
Sep. 26 2023
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Monique Danao

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has become a transformative force across industries. ChatGPT, Midjourney, and any software with AI-integrated features have transformed the way we study, work, and communicate—and the hype won't die anytime soon.

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Cyber Security Career Paths: What Your Future Could Hold

Students
Sep. 25 2023
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Alana Walker

There are many reasons to pursue a cyber security career. For one, you'll be well-compensated and most likely work on a flexible schedule.

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Exploring Tech Roles in Traditional Fields and Alternative Industries

Students
Sep. 18 2023
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Alana Walker

While tech workers search high and low for positions in the tech realm, they often overlook roles within traditional industries like finance, logistics in education. Alternative sectors like these can offer rewarding, multidisciplinary career paths that should be taken seriously when considering a tech career.

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How do I get a job in data analytics?

Students
Sep. 14 2023
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Alana Walker

Data analytics is taking the world by storm. If you want to join this exciting and rapidly-developing career, we give you a step-by-step guide in this blog, plus extra tips that set you apart from the applicant pool.

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What to Expect from a Cyber Security Bootcamp

Students
Sep. 11 2023
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Alana Walker

Wondering what a cyber security bootcamp is all about? We break down everything you need to know from the learning environment, how to choose the right bootcamp, and where it all can take you in the future.

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Web Development and AI: Challenges and Opportunities

Students
Sep. 11 2023
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Alana Walker

Some might tell you that AI is the end of the world as we know it. But we think otherwise: especially when it comes to tech careers. We discuss the current risks and opportunities AI presents for web developers and hobby coders.

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British Columbia’s Booming Tech Landscape and Growing Demand for Tech Skills

Students
Sep. 06 2023
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Lighthouse Labs

In the next 10 years, British Columbia anticipates 118,000 tech job openings, with Vancouver becoming a leading tech talent hub in North America. Explore opportunities in BC's expanding tech landscape and discover how to seize them.

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What is data science?

Students
Aug. 31 2023
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Alana Walker

Data science plays an integral role in our lives. Whether it be keeping your medical records in order at your local clinic or perusing the “Recommended for you” section on Netflix, we interact with this growing domain every day. So, what exactly is data science? Read on for the full rundown.

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Data Science and AI: Challenges and Opportunities

Students
Aug. 28 2023
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Alana Walker

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From War-Torn Land to Empowering Canadian Newcomers’ Lives: A Refugee’s Journey of Hope and Giving Back

Students
Aug. 23 2023
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Kellie L

Thary Phy, from the Immigrants Working Centre, shares her life story as a Cambodian refugee and how she supports newcomers through similar backgrounds to build a better life. She speaks on the impact of the fully funded tech programs offered through the ICT Boost Initiative on newcomers and other equity deserving groups.

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Six Best Resources to Learn Coding Online

Students
Aug. 23 2023
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Alana Walker

Software engineering is an exciting and promising career. With demand skyrocketing for those with relevant skills, those looking to join this lucrative career will have no shortage of creative ways to put them to use.

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