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Top Toronto Startups: 15 Companies to Watch in the GTA

Students
Oct. 19 2020
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Posted by
Tim Huebsch

Toronto is home to some of Canada's top startups as ranked by growth, best to work for, job opportunities and openings, and more.

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Pivoting Your Resume to Land a Job During COVID

Students
Oct. 07 2020
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Posted by
Justine Pochynok

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How and Why Companies Use Python

General
Oct. 06 2020
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Posted by
Rachel Meltzer

Python is versatile and can be used for everything from web development to data science. This is why so many companies use Python.

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New Data Analytics For HR - 101 Course: Make Better Use Of Your Data

Students
Oct. 01 2020
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Posted by
Tim Huebsch

This Data Analytics for HR - 101 will teach you how to collect, clean, analyze, and visualize data in your career as an HR professional

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SCHOLARSHIP SPOTLIGHT: CHARLIE HAYES

Students
Sep. 29 2020
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Posted by
Sophie Theoret

Meet Charlie Hayes, a recent Lighthouse Labs graduate, and one of the first recipients of our COVID-19 Scholarship.

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Lighthouse Labs launches new initiative for newcomer women in IT in Ottawa and Eastern Ontario

Students
Sep. 25 2020
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Posted by
Lighthouse labs

Funded by the Government of Ontario, the “OWN Tech Initiative” will be used to address labour market access barriers for both newcomer women and the employers who hire them.

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Coding Careers: Full-Stack, Front-End, and Back-End Job Paths

General
Sep. 21 2020
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Posted by
Rachel Meltzer

Thinking about a career in coding? There are a variety of different roles including as a front-end, back-end, and full-stack developer.

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Everything You Need to Know About Lighthouse Labs Upskilling Classes

General
Sep. 16 2020
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Posted by
Lighthouse Labs

Join the back to school crowd and explore the tech industry without quitting your day job.

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Day In The Life Of A Lululemon Scrum Master

Students
Sep. 14 2020
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Posted by
Tim Huebsch

Meet Demerson, a graduate of the Lighthouse Labs Intro to Web Development part-time course. This is how learning full-stack web development helped him in his career, and in his day-to-day at Lululemon.

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What It's Like To Work In Music: Meet This Developer At Wavo.me

Students
Sep. 09 2020
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Posted by
Tim Huebsch

How does web development relate to the music industry? Meet this Lighthouse Labs graduate who works as a software engineer at Montreal-based Wavo.me

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What It's Like To Work In Gaming: Meet This Developer At Unity

Students
Sep. 04 2020
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Posted by
Sophie Theoret

Corrina Chow teaches and mentors at Lighthouse Labs. But Corrina's day job is creating software for Montreal-based Unity Technologies. This is their story.

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Interview Process: Tech vs Non-tech

General
Aug. 31 2020
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Posted by
Noah Warder

Many people often ask, how does the interview process look in the world of tech and startups?

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What Makes Tech Startups Unique?

General
Aug. 27 2020
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Posted by
Alanna Gammage

Leaving aside the technical learning curve, jobs in startups are often really different than similar positions in more traditional workplaces.

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Scholarship Spotlight: Sophie Dubois

Students
Aug. 25 2020
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Posted by
Lighthouse labs

After COVID-19 forced Sophie Dubois home from abroad, she decided to turn a hobby into a new career.

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Differences Between Bootcamp and University/College

Students
Aug. 19 2020
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Posted by
Daisy Robinson

Should you enroll in a bootcamp or pursue a degree? These are the differences, and how you can choose between the two education streams.

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