The DigitalCrafts blog shares ideas, information and tips aimed at helping you get ahead personally and professionally, with topics ranging from online learning success to career development.
Instructor Profile: Greg Kipper, Cybersecurity
Greg Kipper started his career in cybersecurity more than 25 years ago working in military intelligence in the U.S. Army. It was there that he discovered his love for technology and how critical it is to our safety and security.Published: May 17, 2022 Readtime: 3 Minutes
Macs Vs PCs Choosing For Your Bootcamp
Deciding on a Mac or PC for your bootcamp is dependent on a number of factors that go beyond personal preference. While individual software and other equipment requirements are included in the syllabus for each bootcamp, the type of computer you choose hinges on a number of factors.Published: May 06, 2022 Readtime: 5 Minutes
Traits of a Successful Bootcamp Student
Just like any other educational endeavor, learning in a bootcamp will be challenging, but it can help you grow your professional opportunities. With that said, here are some traits that make for successful bootcamp students.Published: April 20, 2022 Readtime: 3 Minutes
Instructor Profile: Gareth Marchant, Cybersecurity Bootcamp
Gareth Marchant started his professional career as an electrical engineer making microcircuits for Motorola cell phones. This experience gave him a deep understanding of computers and was a key driver in his pivot to the IT field.Published: April 04, 2022 Readtime: 5 Minutes
Advice For Women In Tech
Did you know only 26% of computing-related jobs are held by women? While women have made great strides in the fields of technology, there’s still a long way to go to achieve equity.Published: March 31, 2022 Readtime: 3 Minutes
Meet the Instructor: UX Design Bootcamp
Meet Brittany Bellanca, Instructor of the inaugural UX Design bootcamp, as she answers questions that pertain to her career, and provides helpful information to new incoming UX Design students.Published: March 16, 2022 Readtime: 5 Minutes
Considering a Career in UX Design? Watch this Instructor Q&A
Leading up to the May start, UX Design Instructor Brittany Bellanca took part in live Q&A to discuss what to expect from the course and what sets DigitalCrafts apart from other bootcamps.Published: March 04, 2022 Readtime: 5 Minutes
Why Invest in a Tech Bootcamp When You Can Learn For Free?
You should do your own research before selecting a bootcamp to enroll. Not all programs are the same, and it’s important to fully understand what a bootcamp can do for you and your career. It goes beyond just course material.Published: March 03, 2022 Readtime: 5 Minutes
Cybersecurity Career Options—Are They Right For You?
While you may be just now considering your education towards a cybersecurity position, it’s never too early to form a sharp picture of where you’re headed. Here are some cybersecurity options that may or may not be right for you.Published: February 23, 2022 Readtime: 5 Minutes
5 Tested Tips to Advance Your New Tech Career
So you learned how to code by building some awesome applications, but in the real world that is not enough to stay afloat in the vast ocean of technology. Dive in, find out what you can do today to advance your tech career and stand out in the crowd.Published: November 06, 2021 Readtime: 5 Minutes