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8 Ways You Can Study from Home Effectively

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Jan. 08 2021
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Nour Abi-Nakhoul

Remote learning has many benefits, but it can bring some challenges too. Here are some great tips that’ll help you improve your ability to study from home.

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5 Books On Tech to Read Over the Holidays

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Dec. 23 2020
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Nour Abi-Nakhoul

The holiday season can be a great time to cozy up with some e-books. Here are 5 books on tech that can inspire you through the winter season.

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Changes to Bootcamp for 2021

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Nov. 30 2020
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Nour Abi-Nakhoul

We’re adding more value to our bootcamp programs in 2021 with pricing standardization, more personalization, and nationalized career services.

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What Programming Language Should I Learn?

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Nov. 23 2020
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Posted by
Nour Abi-Nakhoul

In 2020, there are multiple programming languages that beginners can learn. Here’s a rundown of which ones are the easiest to learn and most versatile.

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How Long Does It Take To Learn To Code?

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Nov. 05 2020
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Rachel Meltzer

Learning to code can be intimidating. But it doesn't need to be. This complete guide will have you writing clean code in no time.

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How and Why Companies Use Python

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Oct. 06 2020
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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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Coding Careers: Full-Stack, Front-End, and Back-End Job Paths

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Sep. 21 2020
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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

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Sep. 16 2020
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Lighthouse Labs

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

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Interview Process: Tech vs Non-tech

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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?

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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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Canada's Tech Industry: Where We’re Headed Next

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Aug. 12 2020
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Eva Bieniarz

Although COVID-19 has shaken up many industries, it has also acted as a launch pad for Canada’s tech industry, catapulting many local companies into the spotlight including Shopify, MindBeacon, and Opentext. The industry has shown that it is resilient to change—so what’s next?

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Why Is Python So Popular?

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Aug. 04 2020
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Rachel Meltzer

Python is one of the most popular programming languages in the web development and data science industry. Here's why you should consider learning Python.

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How to Find Motivation, and Learn as a Remote Junior Developer

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Jul. 30 2020
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Posted by
Kat Connolly

The developer world is quickly changing because of COVID-19, and it seems most of us will be fully remote for a long time to come. Here's how to stay motivated as a remote junior developer.

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Explore A Career In Tech With Our New Career Accelerator

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Jul. 08 2020
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Lighthouse Labs

Interested in breaking into tech? The Career Accelerator delivers curated events, resources, and workshops straight to your inbox.

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How Netflix Uses Machine Learning And Algorithms

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Jul. 07 2020
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Posted by
Rachel Meltzer

Few companies have adapted and changed as quickly as Netflix since its humble start as a mail order DVD rental company. Their secret? Data science!

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