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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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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 To Recommend Titles

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Jul. 07 2020
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Rachel Meltzer

Netflix has come incredibly far since its humble start as a mail order DVD rental company in 1997 (and still rents DVDs!). Few companies have adapted and changed as quickly and gracefully as Netflix. Their secret? Data science!

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18 Popular Websites Built With Ruby On Rails (And Where to Learn It)

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Jun. 11 2020
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Posted by
Tim Huebsch

Ruby on Rails helps power some of the world's visited sites and is known for its versatility, pragmatism, and expressiveness.

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The Rise Of Data Analytics in HR

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Apr. 14 2020
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Posted by
Van Le

According to Linkedin’s “The Rise of Analytics in HR” report, there has been a 3x increase in HR professionals who list analytics skills and keywords on their profiles.⁠

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Data Analysts vs Data Scientists: Which Are You?

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Apr. 13 2020
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Jenny Scribani

In a world of data-driven opportunity, which career path is right for you? These are the differences between data analysts and data scientists.

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Lighthouse Labs Eligible For PACME, Quebec's New Program For Skills Training

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Apr. 13 2020
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Lighthouse Labs

Quebec's PACME program covers up to 100% of costs relating to training employees

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Everyday Uses of Data You've Never Thought About

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Apr. 01 2020
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Posted by
Daisy Robinson

What is Big Data, and how does it affect my daily life inside and out of the workplace?

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