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At We Can Code IT, we believe in the power of technology to transform lives. Our blog is a treasure trove of insights, stories, and resources dedicated to the vibrant world of coding and tech. Whether you’re a budding programmer, a seasoned developer, or simply a tech enthusiast, our blog offers a wide array of articles that will enrich your knowledge, inspire innovation, and empower your journey in the ever-evolving digital landscape.

Protecting the Digital World: The Monumental Achievements of Cybersecurity Professionals

Discover the crucial role of cybersecurity professionals in safeguarding our digital world. From thwarting ransomware attacks to securing national elections, their achievements highlight the urgent need for skilled experts in this field. Learn how you can join this dynamic career through a comprehensive cybersecurity bootcamp at We Can Code IT. Dive into the stories of these digital defenders and find out why the world needs more cybersecurity heroes today.

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5 Ways Java Developers Have Advanced Our World

Discover how Java developers, from fresh faces in the field to seasoned pros, are quietly transforming our world. From revolutionizing finance and healthcare to driving e-commerce and public sector innovation, learn about the pivotal roles these programmers play across industries. This blog post explores five key areas where Java developers are making an impact, proving that even entry-level coders have the power to shape our future. Join us at We Can Code IT to start your journey as a Java developer and become part of this influential community. Your code can change the world—find out how.

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Mel and Andy Discuss the Most Effective Ways to Land Jobs in Cyber

In this concise discussion, CEOs Mel from We Can Code IT and Andy from Fortress Security Risk Management explore the critical aspects of cybersecurity. They touch on the growing threat landscape, the demand for skilled professionals, and the importance of specialized training. This insightful exchange sheds light on the career opportunities within cybersecurity and the educational pathways to enter this vital field.

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Reflecting Upon Juneteenth

Juneteenth, observed on June 20th, is a national holiday celebrating the emancipation of enslaved Americans. Today, we take the time to reflect upon and educate

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You Don’t Look Like a Programmer

After talking about the weather, one of the easiest ways to strike up a conversation with someone is to ask them “what do you do?” Like you, I’ve been asked this a lot. I don’t know what kind of responses you get, but one of the top ten I receive is, “Really? You don’t look like a programmer!” I usually smile, and try to find something witty to say, often asking them in return what they think a programmer should look like.

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