Professional Development

How Black Tech Philly got here: 3 career journeys led to one community for new technologists

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How Black Tech Philly got here: 3 career journeys led to one community for new technologists

Software engineers Ian Kimble, Ryan Small and Khalil Saboor cofounded the meetup and professional development group following their own challenges breaking into the industry.
Power Moves: Guru’s lifecycle engagement director departs with culture lessons in tow

Nov. 29, 2022 7:03 pm

Power Moves: Guru’s lifecycle engagement director departs with culture lessons in tow

Plus, leadership changes within Governor-elect Josh Shapiro's transition team and at startup Intentional.ly, and local folks were named to Forbes' 30 under 30 and Time's Best Inventions lists.
Career changes, calls to service: Why these 4 Pittsburgh technologists chose their specialities

Nov. 29, 2022 2:28 pm

Career changes, calls to service: Why these 4 Pittsburgh technologists chose their specialities

Max Dennison felt his education background could translate well into teaching tech, while Molly Urbina wanted to combine her love of robotics and art. Read about why some of our RealLIST Engineers choose their respective fields.
This Week in Jobs: No gaslighting, there really are 25 new job openings to check out

Nov. 29, 2022 7:05 am

This Week in Jobs: No gaslighting, there really are 25 new job openings to check out

The opportunities this week are no trick.
How I Got Here: These 9 tech and startup pros share how they began their career paths

Nov. 28, 2022 2:29 pm

How I Got Here: These 9 tech and startup pros share how they began their career paths

For How I Got Here Month, we asked our Technical.ly Talent and Ecosystem Builder companies how senior team members got their start.
How I Got Here: An apprenticeship took this Middletown pro from teacher to cybercrime analyst

Nov. 22, 2022 2:40 pm

How I Got Here: An apprenticeship took this Middletown pro from teacher to cybercrime analyst

Austin Northcutt's experience in Tech Impact's new training program cut out some of the roadblocks he'd hit when trying to pivot into the industry.
Congrats: You’ve landed a tech apprenticeship. Heed these 4 tips on how to thrive

Nov. 22, 2022 2:09 pm

Congrats: You’ve landed a tech apprenticeship. Heed these 4 tips on how to thrive

The Philadelphia Apprentice program gathered past and current apprentices to discuss their experiences as women taking on the tech training roles.
This Week in Jobs: Travel delay? Use that time to check out these 26 open roles

Nov. 22, 2022 7:15 am

This Week in Jobs: Travel delay? Use that time to check out these 26 open roles

Save this list for a distraction.
What do the Amazon layoffs mean for DC tech?

Nov. 18, 2022 4:45 pm

What do the Amazon layoffs mean for DC tech?

A former employee and an expert observer have some thoughts on what the layoff of 10,000 employees means for the area that will soon be home to HQ2 — and what makes Amazon unique from Big Tech peers.
MyTechBestFriend, and what prospective tech bootcamp students can learn from it

Nov. 17, 2022 4:49 pm

MyTechBestFriend, and what prospective tech bootcamp students can learn from it

When a coding camp may not be what it seems, hindsight is 20/20.