Professional Development

How I Got Here: From marketer to Capital One MVP, here’s how Marcie Apelt made the jump to tech

Aug. 4, 2022 4:01 pm

How I Got Here: From marketer to Capital One MVP, here’s how Marcie Apelt made the jump to tech

She started as a marketing professional for a small company in Seattle. Now, the AI and machine learning leader discusses the steps she took to overcome imposter syndrome and rise through the banking giant's ranks.
Power Moves: Michael Saylor is leaving MicroStrategy’s CEO post to focus on crypto

Aug. 4, 2022 11:45 am

Power Moves: Michael Saylor is leaving MicroStrategy’s CEO post to focus on crypto

Plus, Greater Washington Partnership has a new CEO and the director of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center is bowing out.
How these 5 orgs support tech education in their communities

Aug. 4, 2022 7:05 am

How these 5 orgs support tech education in their communities

For Tech Education Month, we asked our Technical.ly Ecosystem Builders what they’re doing to expand access to learning.
nth solutions plans to double this tech-focused high school internship program

Aug. 3, 2022 4:02 pm

nth solutions plans to double this tech-focused high school internship program

The program that teaches product development, intellectual property and the like just moved to a new innovation center in Coatesville.
Exit Interview: Jess Gartner is living the digital nomad life

Aug. 1, 2022 2:31 pm

Exit Interview: Jess Gartner is living the digital nomad life

The CEO and founder of Baltimore-founded, now fully remote edfintech company Allovue is headed on the road. Here's why — and what she'll miss about the local tech scene.
She emerged from West Baltimore and became a business stalwart. Now, she’s showing others they can do the same

Aug. 1, 2022 10:57 am

She emerged from West Baltimore and became a business stalwart. Now, she’s showing others they can do the same

Tammira Lucas found entrepreneurial success by tackling the enduring problems she saw people like her experience. Her concern for working mothers and Baltimore's Black communities continues to fuel her passion.
Want to break into tech? Software devs say to learn these coding languages

Jul. 26, 2022 6:31 pm

Want to break into tech? Software devs say to learn these coding languages

Baltimore technologists give their advice on the programming languages they'd learn if they were starting out now.
What does the metaverse mean for your business? Wharton just launched a course for that

Jul. 26, 2022 2:38 pm

What does the metaverse mean for your business? Wharton just launched a course for that

The six-week certificate program will cost you $4,500.
How do you turn an intern into an employee? Here’s what worked for one consultancy

Jul. 26, 2022 2:19 pm

How do you turn an intern into an employee? Here’s what worked for one consultancy

An executive and intern at woman-owned marketing and government consulting firm TargetGov break down the best practices they each learned for taking community college students from internships to jobs.