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How I Got Here: From Army police officer to a software engineering career at Vanguard

Nov. 15, 2021 4:43 pm

How I Got Here: From Army police officer to a software engineering career at Vanguard

"I always believed in life as a journey, and careers are stepping stones in that journey," the applications engineer said. He joined us for a Veterans Day edition of the Technical.ly Slack AMA.
From a COVID-19 layoff to a career first at STRATIS IoT

Nov. 11, 2021 10:00 am

From a COVID-19 layoff to a career first at STRATIS IoT

Product manager Shenali Parikh made an important mid-pandemic career move to the Manayunk tech company. Here's what she sees next for her career.
Events Roundup: Give thanks for this slate of November tech and startup events in Philly

Nov. 2, 2021 3:42 pm

Events Roundup: Give thanks for this slate of November tech and startup events in Philly

Are you an entrepreneur, a business owner or a college student? We've got you covered this month with nine professional development gatherings.
Philly Startup Leaders’ Founder Factory will return IRL with a half-day summit in November

Oct. 29, 2021 10:00 am

Philly Startup Leaders’ Founder Factory will return IRL with a half-day summit in November

After a skipped year because of the pandemic, this year’s Founder Factory will focus on "overcoming obstacles."
Check out the results of Hopeworks’ 5th annual Code Day and pitch competition

Oct. 27, 2021 12:20 pm

Check out the results of Hopeworks’ 5th annual Code Day and pitch competition

The Camden tech training nonprofit's event combines tech education with entrepreneurial opportunity.
This Week in Jobs Philly: Resurrect your resume

Oct. 26, 2021 8:01 am

This Week in Jobs Philly: Resurrect your resume

It’s that time of year when things come back to life!
5 software engineers on how to fight off imposter syndrome in your tech role

Oct. 25, 2021 3:59 pm

5 software engineers on how to fight off imposter syndrome in your tech role

Work with humility, talk to a therapist, or enact some of the principals of Judo, learning the skills that work best for you. That's the advice of these RealLIST Engineers.
Mentor Connect: Join PACT and Ben Franklin’s all-star lineup to advise rookie entrepreneurs

Oct. 25, 2021 7:36 am

Mentor Connect: Join PACT and Ben Franklin’s all-star lineup to advise rookie entrepreneurs

Do you have what it takes to join the team?
The many professional lives of Careerage cofounder Matthew Grande

Oct. 21, 2021 11:43 am

The many professional lives of Careerage cofounder Matthew Grande

After skipping between industries, Shift Capital's former principal of impact wants to help other pros find their future selves, as he (finally) did. Plus, why he hasn't picked a title yet.
Get to know the 41 members of Leadership Philadelphia’s 2021-2022 Keepers cohort

Oct. 21, 2021 10:03 am

Get to know the 41 members of Leadership Philadelphia’s 2021-2022 Keepers cohort

The professional development org has announced its newest cohort of young Philly leaders, including a bunch of software engineers.

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