Prime Digital Academy is an 18 week program, but there is more to that, it’s a place that has groomed and fostered the dreams and aspirations of many new developers. One of the main architects of this is Mark Hurlburt, Director and Co-Founder of Prime.
In this first part, Mark talks to us about how Prime Digital Academy came to life, what makes Prime a successful coding immersion program and what makes it different from the other alternatives out there.
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Come back next week for the second part of this episode.
Resource of the day: Code School
Coming out of a coding immersion program is something challenging and we all aim to get a Junior Developer position in the Tech Industry.
Dave Hoverson took his 10 + years of management experience, matched it up with coding skills and he is now a Project Manager at Myriad Mobile.
He shares his story with us, from being the Vice President of a small family business in Fargo, North Dakota to deciding to go to Bloomington, Minnesota to become a Software Developer.
Check out Dave’s company Myriad Mobile.
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Resource of the day: Code Academy
Reve Academy is a non-profit organization that is committed to equipping unprivileged students with digital and soft skills to success in the business and tech world.
Amanda Janssen started her career in education and is the Director of Academic Excellence at Reve Academy, she is in charge of developing the curriculum and build partnerships with schools, amongst other things.
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Resource of the day: TeamTreeHouse
At a very young age, Kat Traxler started working at a Commercial Construction Company and worked her way up to becoming co-owner.
She is now a Security Assessment Senior Analyst focusing on Penetration Testing.
Kat joins the show today to talk about her passion for Security… Cyber Security!
Resources of the day:
Owasp – The Open Web Application Software Project is a worldwide not-for-profit charitable organization focused on improving the security of software.
Sans – One of the largest sources for information security training and security certification in the world.
DevelopSec – Dedicated to providing relevant information to information technology professionals in regard to security concerns.