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What to Look for When Choosing a Bootcamp

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This piece was written by Erica Freedman, Client and Content Specialist at SwitchUp.org

For many, a coding bootcamp can be the perfect opportunity to switch to a tech career. These programs can be offline or online, part-time or full-time, and generally require far less time and investment that a four-year degree.

If you think a coding bootcamp could be a great fit for your career goals, you're probably wondering how to get started.. What do you look for when trying to choose a bootcamp? How do you know if it's the right fit? No matter the focus, the core components that make the best programs stand-out from the rest are consistent. To make things easier, we've compiled a list of the most important things to consider when comparing coding bootcamp programs.

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Helix

What Is Helix?

They're Hiring!

Helix is a marketplace of DNA-powered products that'll help you and your family live healthier, happier, and stronger. Simply sequence your DNA once and unlock a variety of products across a range of categories, including fitness, nutrition, health, family, and more. From profound insights to just-for-fun discoveries, Helix is here to help you live a fuller life.

What's the coolest part about Helix? They're looking for people like you to make their team even greater. Click here to check out all available opportunities, and don't forget to press 'Follow'!

S&P Global

Women are Essential in Leadership

Female leaders at S&P Global share perspectives that fuel their success. Relationship building. Inspiration. Support network. Facing failure. The long view. These are essential elements of the entrepreneurial spirit, and are often used by successful people to set ideas in motion and to grow and develop—both personally and professionally. Here, five S&P Global female leaders discuss their journeys to success, lessons they've learned along the way, and how they embrace their entrepreneurial spirit.

Do you want to work for a company that values diversity and inclusion? Click here to follow S&P Global and see all of their current openings.

Audible

An Invite-Only Evening with Audible’s Women Tech Leaders

This is an event for software development engineers with at least 3+ years of experience. If you would like to attend, please email hi@powertofly.com for an invitation.

Audible is partnering with PowerToFly for an exclusive women in tech event. This invite-only evening will include a panel with Audible's tech leaders, as well as a behind the scenes look into product builds.

After the program, there will be time for you to network with top women in your field and members of Audible's executive team.

The event will take place on Wednesday, June 20th from 6pm to 8pm at Audible's HQ, located at 1 Washington Place, Newark, NJ 07102. (Located just 20 minutes from Penn Station.)

Follow Audible on PowerToFly for updates about more events and open roles.

Although this is a networking event, you don't have to be looking for a job to attend, Audible is hiring. Their competitive benefits include employer-matching savings accounts, stock options, a full stocked kitchen, fitness reimbursements and Amazon discounts.

A truly global company, Audible's worldwide community downloads almost two billion hours of material annually. Along with their world headquarters in Newark, Audible has offices all over the world including London, Paris and Tokyo.

About our Events: All RSVP'd attendees are welcome, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, or age. If you require accommodation to fully participate in this event, please email hi@powertofly.com, and we will contact you to discuss your specific needs.

Unfortunately, PowerToFly and the company it is holding an event on behalf of cannot admit outside recruiters to this particular event. Please email hi@powertofly.com if you have any questions about this policy.

Stash

Meet Christine Hurtubise, VP of Data Science at Stash

Christine will be a featured speaker at our event for data scientists in NYC on 6/19

Christine Hurtubise, VP of Data Science at Stash, the innovative company dedicated to simplifying investing, is spearheading how Stash uses data to drive value. We spoke to Christine about her career journey, what products Stash has in their pipeline and how she's found her own leadership style.

On June 19th, Christine will be a featured speaker at an invite-only event PowerToFly is presenting for women data scientists, engineers and analysts. If you are interested in attending, you can learn more about the event here or email hi@powertofly.com for an invitation.

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