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Ariel Camus

About Microverse

Is Microverse Worth It? Reviews from Microverse Students

Is Microverse worth it? Students from all over the world share their reviews and experiences with Microverse.

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Sep 12, 2022
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About Microverse

Understanding the Income Share Agreement (ISA) at Microverse

Income Share Agreement (ISA) is the funding arrangement that allows us to make your dream of becoming a software developer a reality.

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Sep 6, 2022
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About Microverse

Learning to Code: Microverse vs. Self-Study

In the age of technology, learning to code has never been more important. We're going to compare two different methods for learning to code: Microverse vs. self-study. Which one is better?

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Sep 1, 2022
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News

Microverse and Tunga Partner to Help More African Developers Succeed

We're excited to announce our partnership with Tunga to be able to help more talented people in Africa connect to life-changing opportunities and excel in international tech careers.

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Jul 29, 2022
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Learn to Code

AngularJS: The Complete Guide for Beginners

AngularJS: The Complete Guide for Beginners. AngularJS is an open source JavaScript framework used to build single page applications. In this article, we'll be covering AngularJS for beginners.

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Jul 26, 2022
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Ruby on Rails

Ruby on Rails Projects: Introduction for Beginners

Ruby on Rails Projects is one of the most powerful frameworks available today. Read on to discover more about this exciting technology.

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Jun 24, 2022
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Career Change

How to Change Careers to Software Development - 9 Steps to Getting Started Career in Coding

Changing your career to Software Development - 9 Steps to Getting Started Career in Coding. Here are some steps you must take to start your career in software developers:

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Jun 6, 2022
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React

Introduction to ReactJS: A Guide for Beginners

What you need to know about ReactJS: A Guide for Beginners. In this article, we'll be going over some basics about ReactJS. We'll start by looking at what ReactJS is and why it's so popular.

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May 18, 2022
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Coding Challenges

10 Coding Challenges, Tips, and Websites to Practice – 2022

Coding Challenges, Tips, and Websites to Practice - Prepare for your coding interview by understanding the most common coding challenges and trying examples from the best 10 websites to practice.

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May 16, 2022
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Career in Coding

Starting Salary in Software Development Around the World - 2022

Software Development Starting Salary Worldwide. In this report you can learn more about the average starting salary in software development around the world in 2022.

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May 13, 2022
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News

Microverse and GitStart Team Up to Bring Opportunities to More Developers Worldwide

The global shortage of software developers has been increasing; in 2021, it was 40M skilled workers globally, but by 2030 it's expected to reach more than 85M. Microverse and GitStart are partnering to help change that.

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May 11, 2022
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JavaScript

JavaScript Library vs JavaScript Frameworks - The Differences

Differences between JavaScript libraries vs Frameworks. A JavaScript framework is a set of JavaScript code libraries that provide pre-written code for everyday programming tasks to a web developer.

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May 5, 2022
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JavaScript

Introduction to JavaScript: A Guide for Beginners

Introduction to Javascript for beginners. If you are learning to code, you'll love this introduction to JavaScript. If you've been coding awhile, there may be a few things that can help you too.

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Apr 27, 2022
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Career Change

Changing Careers to Become a Software Developer Through Dedication

Luis was motivated to change careers when he pursued an interest in programming and started a new job in a software company.

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Apr 20, 2022
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Changing Careers After 15 Years in IT: How Denis Did It

Denis wanted to pursue what he loved. Here's how he found fulfillment through changing careers after 15 years and becoming a software developer.

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Mar 9, 2022
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Remote

How to Master Your Work From Home Routine

Whether you always work from home or are among the millions doing so because of the global pandemic, a good routine is the key to staying balanced, healthy, and productive.

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Feb 4, 2022
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Remote

7 Powerful Tips to Help You Get a Remote Job

How do you tap into the massive pool of remote job opportunities? Networking is key. Here are 7 top tips to help you get a remote job.

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Jan 24, 2022
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Student Spotlight

Learning to Become a Software Developer on His Own: Avijit’s Journey

Despite dreaming of software development, Avijit pursued a degree in a different area. Years later, he followed his passion for programming and joined Microverse. Read Avijit’s story on his journey to becoming a software developer.

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Nov 10, 2021
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Career Change

How Ceci Made the Career Change to Software Development

Dropping out of college to pursue software development was Microverse alum Ceci’s biggest life decision. Read Ceci’s story on how she overcame her doubts to become a front-end developer.

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Oct 6, 2021
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Student Spotlight

How Global Experience Helps You Become a Better Developer

Working across cultures helps you gain essential life skills. Microverse alum Sercan gained a lot of skills and knowledge on his journey to landing his first software developer role.

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Sep 16, 2021
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About Microverse

Why is Microverse Different? 5 Unique Things That Set Us Apart

Find out the key differentiators that set Microverse apart from other online coding schools and bootcamps. We'll explore what makes Microverse unique, as well as how we can help you create a more fruitful career for yourself.

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Sep 8, 2021
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Student Spotlight

How Microverse Student Abhigyan Landed a Remote Software Developer Job

Are you interested in changing careers and becoming a software developer? Read about Luis' journey to becoming a software developer and landing a job in the country of his dreams.

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Jul 21, 2021
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Women of Microverse

How Lamia Became a Software Engineer and Overcame Cultural Barriers

When Microverse alum Lamia gave up her job in Bangladesh to move, she knew her next role had to be remote. She joined Microverse to learn in a global environment and landed a great remote role. Learn more about her story.

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Jul 14, 2021
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News

We’re Announcing Our $12.5M Series A 🙌

We’re thrilled to announce that we raised $12.5M in Series A funding led by Northzone! We’re excited about all to come and wanted to share how we plan to use this round to help change the lives of thousands more around the world.

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Jul 1, 2021
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Microverse 2.0: More Structure, Accountability, and Collaboration

After more than two years of Microverse, we’ve made some great updates to our program to improve our student experience. Here’s what we’ve done.

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Jun 24, 2021
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Career Change

How Cristian Fulfilled His Dream as a Software Developer In Pandemic

Thinking about becoming a developer? Read Cristian's story to learn how he landed a great remote software development job, with no previous programming experience.

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Jun 21, 2021
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Student Spotlight

How This Microverse Alum Landed His International Dream Job 

Want to become an international software developer? Read Jaak’s story about how he landed his dream job, without previous coding experience or a university degree.

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May 26, 2021
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Student Spotlight

How To Build a Tech Community: Wilfried's Journey in Burundi

Curious about what it takes to start a tech community? Read Microverse alum Wilfried's journey starting a local tech community after gaining international learning experience.

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Apr 20, 2021
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Career Change

Changing Careers After 17 Years to Become a Web Developer

Have you been thinking of making a career change? Read about Microverse alum Carlos, who made the decision to become a software developer after spending 17 years working internationally in Telecoms.

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Apr 7, 2021
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Changing Careers to Become a Software Developer: Salvador’s Story

Thinking about a career change? Read Salvador's story about how he went from being a Mechatronic Engineer in Mexico to becoming a Software Developer with Microverse.

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Mar 1, 2021
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Career Change

How this Aerospace Engineer Landed 2 Remote Software Developer Jobs

Microverse alum, Max Li, from Taiwan has landed two remote roles since he completed Microverse. Here's how he did it and how his career as a software developer is going.

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Feb 13, 2021
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Remote

Want to Land a Remote Job? This is What You Need to Do

If you're trying to land a remote job, you need to be doing this key thing. In this article we break down just how important networking is to landing a job, and how to do it the right way.

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Jan 28, 2021
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Student Spotlight

This Microverse Alum Shares His 3 Powerful Keys To Success

When his startup failed, Alex changed careers and retrained as a software developer. Now, he’s a full-stack developer in Europe. Here’s his story.

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Jan 15, 2021
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Learn to Code

The Most Popular New Programming Languages

Ready to dive into a new programming language? This is a guide to choosing which new and fast-growing programming languages you should learn this year.

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Jan 7, 2021
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Learn to Code

Popular Niche Programming Languages to Learn

If you're looking to learn a niche programming language to grow your career in tech, this is for you.

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Jan 5, 2021
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Remote

What Physical Distancing Can Teach the Educational System

Physical distancing may not be forever but schools for students of all ages can use it as an opportunity to evolve in ways that will give their students the best chance to succeed.

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Jan 5, 2021
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Learn to Code

The Best Programming Languages to Learn

Ready to learn a new programming language? This is a guide to the best programming language to learn when starting your software development career.

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Jan 3, 2021
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Learn to Code

How Remote Pair Programming Works & Why it Can Change Your Life

Remote pair programming is not so different from traditional pair programming, but the main difference is that it allows you to work with people around the world. Here's how remote pair programming works, and why you should start doing it.

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Jan 2, 2021
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Career in Coding

This Portfolio Hack Will Help You Get Hired as a Software Developer

If you're a software developer applying for your first job, having an outstanding portfolio should be one of your main priorities. Here's our advice on how to create the best portfolio possible to help you get hired as a software developer.

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Dec 16, 2020
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Building Remote Teams

Why Hiring Globally Diverse Teams Will Make You More Likely to Succeed

As companies settle into operating in remote environments, they open themselves to a new possibility for scaling operations while fostering a diverse and inclusive culture: hiring from a global talent pool. Here’s some of the benefits of that.

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Dec 3, 2020
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Career in Coding

5 Great Reasons Why You Should Become a Software Developer

With the growth of the knowledge economy, digital transformations, and the ability the make a huge impact on the world, software developers are in high demand. Here's why you should become a software developer, and how you can become one.

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Oct 28, 2020
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Learn to Code

How Junior Developers Can Make a Difference Without Experience

Being a junior developer doesn't mean you can't make a difference. Here's eight tips on how junior developers can contribute to their teams' success despite having little experience.

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Oct 23, 2020
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Career in Coding

The 5 Mentors Every Software Developer Needs and How to Find Them

Every software developer needs mentors to help them on their career journey. In this article, we'll share what those mentors are, and how to find support as a professional software developer.

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Oct 8, 2020
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Career in Coding

How to Write Emails that Make You Sound Professional

Trying to improve your emails to land a new job? Here are some tips for emailing potential employers to help you secure your first job as a software developer.

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Oct 3, 2020
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Career in Coding

How to Build a Great Online Reputation as a Software Developer

Building a great online reputation is important as a software developer. Here's everything you should be working on if you want to build an online reputation as a software developer, and make a great first impression.

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Oct 1, 2020
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Career in Coding

How to Job Search: Expert Advice & Tips from Career Coaches

Four career coaches share their insights on how to navigate job searching, networking and interviewing, and how Microverse works with students to land their first programming job and beyond.

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Sep 14, 2020
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About Microverse

Why We’re No Longer Talking About ‘Graduation’

We’re shifting our focus, and our students, away from the concept of ‘graduation’ and toward ‘employment’ in order to better align their incentives, and ours, with the ultimate goal - getting a job.

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Sep 1, 2020
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Student Spotlight

This Microverse Student Landed a Remote Job in Silicon Valley: Musa's Story

When Musa was looking to improve his skills as a software developer, he joined Microverse. After, he went on to land a remote job working for an international company—he's his experience.

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Aug 11, 2020
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Student Spotlight

A Career With Microsoft: How Microverse Helped Pave The Way

Wondering what it takes to get a job at Microsoft? Kevin Mwangi landed a job on the Windows Apps Compatibility Team after completing Microverse in 2019. Here he reflects on his experience at Microverse and how it prepared him for his career at Microsoft.

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Jul 17, 2020
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Career in Coding

How to Land Great Projects as a Freelance Junior Developer

Freelancing is a great way to dive into junior developer projects. In order to succeed though, you need to apply to the right types of projects or you might end up wasting your time.

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Jul 10, 2020
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Building Remote Teams

Types of Remote Workers? Here’s What You Need to Know Before Hiring

The coronavirus pandemic has given companies the opportunity to rebuild and scale in a way that’s smarter and more flexible. It’s time for business leaders to explore how their teams can evolve through remote workers. ‍

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Jun 23, 2020
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Student Spotlight

How to Stay Motivated While Becoming a Programmer: Alum Advice

Staying motivated while learning to code is definitely not easy. Two Microverse alums share their actionable, inspiring advice for Microverse students and all aspiring software developers.

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Jun 22, 2020
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Student Spotlight

What it’s Like to Work as a Front-end Developer, Indeed's James Zhang

Being a successful developer goes well beyond your title. James Zhang from Indeed, shares what it's really like to work as a Front-end Developer and what his path to becoming one looked like.

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Jun 16, 2020
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About Microverse

A Glimpse at the Future of Work and Learning

Understanding how Microverse’s no-instructor, peer-to-peer methodology helps prepare students for careers in remote work, and our vision for the future of work and education.

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May 26, 2020
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Career in Coding

GitLab Recruiter, Shares Job Search Tips to Minorities in Tech

Job searching is never easy but for minorities it can seem even more challenging. Gitlab recruiter, Chantal Rollinson, shares her tips for job searching as a minority in tech, and how to overcome imposter syndrome.

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May 21, 2020
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Building Remote Teams

The Ultimate FAQ for Building and Managing Successful Remote Teams

From our learnings over years of building and managing remote teams, we've compiled the most common questions we get asked in order to run them successfully.

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May 13, 2020
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Student Spotlight

How to Become a Developer With a Non-Technical Background

Many people switch careers to Software Development later in life or get their first job in tech with no formal training, but how do you sell your non-technical background to a potential employer? Jason shares that and more.

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May 7, 2020
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Student Spotlight

How to Succeed as a Remote Developer: Advice from GitLab Developer

Want to work remotely for global companies? We sat down with Gitlab Software Developer Mario de la Ossa to learn about his journey and advice for becoming a remote developer.

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Apr 30, 2020
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Building Remote Teams

How to Hire Remote Employees with Ease

As more teams become permanently remote-first, it’s essential to understand the best practices for remote hiring as your company scales.

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Apr 23, 2020
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Remote

10 Reasons Companies Will Keep Working Remotely After the Coronavirus

As teams settle into the ‘new normal’, we’re bound to see a result that will surprise many: Companies will choose to continue to work remotely after the global pandemic. Here’s why.

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Apr 15, 2020
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Learn to Code

Trello’s Daniel Tew on the Importance of Developer Communities 

Daniel Tew, Software Developer at Trello, discusses the benefits of getting involved in the developer community for you and your career.

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Apr 6, 2020
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Building Remote Teams

How to Manage Your Remote Team on Short Notice

Coronavirus has forced many teams to suddenly work remotely. We shared some helpful tips and tools for how to manage remote teams on short notice.

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Mar 31, 2020
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Building Remote Teams

Six Ways to Keep Your Newly Remote Team at Ease 

Companies around the world have become remote due to mandatory social distancing. Here’s how to promote the well-being of your team under difficult circumstances.

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Mar 23, 2020
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Career in Coding

Stripe Developer Shares Key Tips Of Successful Software Developers

Aside from writing great code, what other qualities and attributes do the world’s leading developers have in common?

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Mar 17, 2020
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Building Remote Teams

How Much Does It Cost to Build a Remote Team? 

Thinking about building a remote team? Here are the costs, and benefits, of building remote teams.

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Mar 11, 2020
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Building Remote Teams

How to Hire a Developer for Your Startup‍

We're sharing the hard skills and intangibles to evaluate when hiring a developer for your company so you know what to look out for.

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Mar 3, 2020
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News

Microverse Raises $3.2M For Talented People to Global Opportunities

We’ve raised $3.2 million to help close the global gap between talent and opportunity.

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Feb 27, 2020
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Remote

How the Remote Work Revolution is Saving the World

Remote work is the single-most transformative labor trend and will help change the world of work as we know it.

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Feb 20, 2020
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Career in Coding

How to Find the Best Freelance Projects for Junior Developers

We recommend that our students use freelance projects as a stepping stone to getting their first full-time remote job.

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Feb 18, 2020
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Learn to Code

Alternatives to Coding Bootcamps: How to Become a Remote Developer

Considering joining a coding bootcamp? We've shared the pros and cons of them, and the other ways and places you can learn how to become a software developer.

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Jan 23, 2020
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Career in Coding

The Ultimate Guide to Help You Prepare for the Coding Interview

What to ace your coding interview? This article will help you prepare for your coding interview with a series of technical, design and behavioural questions.

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Jan 23, 2020
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Learn to Code

The Reason People Fail at Learning to Code and How to Avoid it

Learning to code is hard, and a lot of people fail at it, especially those learning online. We're sharing why most people fail at it and how you can persevere.

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Oct 12, 2019
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Women of Microverse

Introducing Coded by Her

Microverse has launched our Coded by Her Initiative to empower women globally to launch their tech careers.

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May 14, 2019
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Career in Coding

17 Tips to Create a Great Web Developer Profile on Freelancer.com

We've shared 17 tips and tricks to help you craft an amazing profile on Freelancer.com

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Mar 7, 2019
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Student Spotlight

Lessons & Tips from a Singaporean Hacker in Silicon Valley

An interview on open source, programming languages, a thrilling career, and life in Silicon Valley

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Sep 24, 2018
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News

An Update on Microverse, the Global Platform for Software Developers

Investing in global talent and the future of work

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Mar 15, 2018
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Career in Coding

Why You Should Become a Freelance Developer Today

If you're a passionate and smart software developer who wants access to great professional opportunities, you need to play the global game.

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Feb 28, 2018
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