Bloc, Inc.

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 4 weeks ago

New blog articles detected

  • 4 Tips on How to Turn Your Daydream into your Day Job

    It has become commonplace to assume that to be working is to be miserable (enforced by memes expressing agony at terms like “adulting” or “Mondays”). When referencing our careers, we often use the term “making a living”, forgetting along the way that our jobs are how we will spend a large portion of our lives.... Read more » The post 4 Tips on How to Turn Your Daydream into your Day Job appeared ...

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 1 month ago

New blog articles detected

  • Learning with Bloc = Training at Amazon

    Earlier this year, Bloc met Alexa- Amazon Alexa, that is. Amazon Alexa is the voice-activated operating system for the Amazon Echo. You may have seen a few of the company’s funny commercials, featuring Alec Baldwin, advertising the product’s various capabilities. Since hitting the market, Amazon Echo as well as many other household intelligence hardwares, have... Read more » The post Learning wit...

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 1 month ago

New blog articles detected

  • Dear portfolio…

    Chris Courtney is the Director of the Design Program at Bloc, Training Director for SND.org, and Mentor for imermanangels.org. Chris is speaking at interaction17 and hosting a meetup in New York on February 4. Follow him on Twitter to find out how you can meet Chris and other Bloc members.  Every week, several designer portfolios... Read more » The post Dear portfolio… appeared first on Bloc Blog...

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Conversion
Type: Landing Page

Generated 1 month ago

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Conversion
Type: Landing Page

Generated 1 month ago

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Conversion
Type: Landing Page

Generated 1 month ago

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 2 months ago

New blog articles detected

  • Don’t Learn to Code in 2017

    If you want to fail at something, make it your New Year’s resolution. “I will get in shape,” “I will be a better friend,” and “I will learn to code” are all unattainable goals. Goals in general are misguided and formless ideas. Achieving something is the result of many small steps performed consistently, not the... Read more » The post Don’t Learn to Code in 2017 appeared first on Bloc Blog.

  • Career Advice for Bootcamp Grads

    Bloc is the original online bootcamp, with over 80 professional developers in our network of mentors. We sat down with one of our most experienced mentors, Jonathan Linowes, to get his take on how to get your first developer job. Meet Jonathan In over 20 years in software development, Jonathan has worked at eight companies including... Read more » The post Career Advice for Bootcamp Grads appeare...

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 2 months ago

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  • 6 Best Pre-Bootcamp Tutorials

    Bootcamps are designed to prepare you for a new job as a developer. After teaching new skills to thousands of students over the years, we’ve seen that success can depend heavily on how much you’ve learned pre-bootcamp. Bloc’s most successful students are the ones that tinker on their own before taking the dive. If you are... Read more » The post 6 Best Pre-Bootcamp Tutorials appeared first on Blo...

  • Using Stack Overflow Like a Pro

    Developers and designers of all skill levels spend time on Stack Overflow. If you have a technical question – simple, complex, or anywhere in between – you can ask it on Stack Overflow. If you Google an error message from some code you’ve written, a link to a Stack Overflow page will often be one... Read more » The post Using Stack Overflow Like a Pro appeared first on Bloc Blog.

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 2 months ago

New blog articles detected

  • A Comparison of Frontend and Backend Web Development

    Frontend vs Backend Web Development When searching for web development jobs, you’ll find a wide variety of requirements. Languages, frameworks, and methodologies may differ, but there are two aspects of web development that will be common for all jobs: frontend and backend. Some jobs may require full-stack skills, but full-stack is merely a combination of... Read more » The post A Comparison of F...

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 2 months ago

New blog articles detected

  • Bloc Student Spotlight: From stay-at-home mom to Jr. Software Engineer at Orca Health

    Emiko is a current Bloc student and Girl Develop It Scholarship winner. She recently landed a job as a Jr. Software Engineer at Orca Health. Previous to Bloc, Emiko was a stay-at-home mom. We asked her a few questions about her Bloc experience. Bloc: What were you doing before Bloc? Emiko: I was a stay-at-home mom, trying... Read more » The post Bloc Student Spotlight: From stay-at-home mom to Jr...

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 3 months ago

New blog articles detected

  • The Joys and Challenges of Hiring Developer Bootcamp Grads

    Written by Brittany Martin and originally posted on her blog I was recently asked to speak on a Winning the Talent War: Building a Diverse Community of Junior Developers & Technical Talent panel in Pittsburgh. The idea was to gather HR executives to listen to tech talks and a panel discussion around solving Pittsburgh’s small tech talent pool.... Read more » The post The Joys and Challenges of Hi...

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 3 months ago

New blog articles detected

  • A Day in the Life: Tech Lead

    Written by Megan Marquardt, Tech Lead at Bloc 9:30 am Today seems like a bacon day. After the usual bus jaunt, I swing by my breakfast spot and swipe the last bacon breakfast sandwich. I head up to the office and post up in the kitchen. I catch up on the usual list — code reviews I... Read more » The post A Day in the Life: Tech Lead appeared first on Bloc Blog.

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 3 months ago

New blog articles detected

  • Should I Enroll In A Bootcamp Over the Holidays?

    As we head into winter, one of Bloc’s commonly asked questions becomes “Should I enroll in a bootcamp over the holidays?”. It’s a fair question. On the one hand, people start thinking about traveling home for the holidays, spending time with loved ones, or perhaps getting away and finding someplace warm.  At the same time, we’re ambitious... Read more » The post Should I Enroll In A Bootcamp Over...

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Conversion
Type: Landing Page

Generated 3 months ago

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Conversion
Type: Landing Page

Generated 3 months ago

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Conversion
Type: Landing Page

Generated 3 months ago

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Conversion
Type: Landing Page

Generated 3 months ago

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Conversion
Type: Landing Page

Generated 3 months ago

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Conversion
Type: Landing Page

Generated 3 months ago

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Conversion
Type: Landing Page

Generated 3 months ago

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Conversion
Type: Landing Page

Generated 3 months ago

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 4 months ago

New blog articles detected

  • Tips for New Bloc Students

    Last week, I sent an email to a big batch of new Bloc students whose future program start date was approaching. Upon reflection, I thought my note would be worthwhile to share more broadly, specifically so those who might be considering Bloc have the appropriate expectations before they enroll. If you have questions about any of... Read more » The post Tips for New Bloc Students appeared first on...

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Conversion
Type: Landing Page

Generated 6 months ago

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Conversion
Type: Landing Page

Generated 6 months ago

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Conversion
Type: Landing Page

Generated 6 months ago

Bloc, Inc.

Category: Conversion
Type: Landing Page

Generated 6 months ago

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