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Mother Daughter Duo attend We Can Code IT to Take on Coding as a new Career

2017-05-15T08:49:44+00:00

Mother – Daughter Duo, Diane & Megan Korpics, have always shared a passion for learning. As a homeschooling family, they were very familiar with the roles of teacher/student. Now the two are back in the classroom, but this time Megan has a few tricks to share with her mom.

Mother Daughter Duo attend We Can Code IT to Take on Coding as a new Career2017-05-15T08:49:44+00:00

Diverse Junior Software Developers to Showcase Talent at “We Can Code IT” Career Day

2017-04-11T18:49:42+00:00

DIVERSE JUNIOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPERS TO SHOWCASE TALENT AT “WE CAN CODE IT” CAREER DAY COLUMBUS, OH – Diversity drives innovation and growth. It’s not just a cool idea – it’s a fact reported by sources like the Harvard Business Review. That’s why employers are hungry for diversity in IT departments. Businesses in Columbus will have their pick of some of the best new and diverse talent at the We Can Code IT Career Day and recruiting event on Monday, April 17 at 8:30 a.m. – noon at the OSU Fawcett Center, 2400 Olentangy River Road, Columbus. Free beverages and refreshments will [...]

Diverse Junior Software Developers to Showcase Talent at “We Can Code IT” Career Day2017-04-11T18:49:42+00:00

DigiGirlz two-hour Workshop

2017-04-07T11:17:51+00:00

DigiGirlz two-hour Workshop Inspiring girls to pursue their dreams with technology Highlights Join the fun at your Microsoft Store, where girls ages 10-18 will explore the importance of computer science and how it can enhance the things they already love to do. Attendees will learn what it’s like to work in technology to create something new, solve big problems, and explore possibilities. […]

DigiGirlz two-hour Workshop2017-04-07T11:17:51+00:00

Columbus ‘Change Agent’ Angela Lopez Brings Passion for Tech Industry Diversity to We Can Code IT

2017-03-20T10:04:19+00:00

COLUMBUS ‘CHANGE AGENT’ ANGELA LOPEZ BRINGS PASSION FOR TECH INDUSTRY DIVERSITY TO WE CAN CODE IT COLUMBUS, OH (February 22, 2017) – Angela Lopez grew up in Columbus and “knows every nook and cranny” of the city. As one of the founders of Columbus Women in Technology, she’s earned her reputation as a passionate advocate for diversity in the tech industry, and as a change leader, creative collaborator and “aspiring geek.” With a Masters in Information Systems and years of experience as an IT innovator and consultant for firms ranging from small software startups to IBM, Lopez is excited to tackle [...]

Columbus ‘Change Agent’ Angela Lopez Brings Passion for Tech Industry Diversity to We Can Code IT2017-03-20T10:04:19+00:00

Diverse Software Developers to Showcase Talent at We Can Code IT Career Day

2017-03-17T10:28:07+00:00

DIVERSE SOFTWARE DEVELOPERS TO SHOWCASE TALENT AT “WE CAN CODE IT” CAREER DAY CLEVELAND, OH – Employers are hungry for diversity in IT departments – because it helps businesses drive innovation and growth. Cleveland employers have their pick of some of the best new and diverse talent at the We Can Code IT Career Day and recruiting event on Friday, March 24 at 10 a.m. at JumpStart Inc, 6701 Carnegie Avenue, Suite 100, Cleveland. A free lunch buffet is open for employers from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. […]

Diverse Software Developers to Showcase Talent at We Can Code IT Career Day2017-03-17T10:28:07+00:00

We Can Code IT Partners with $100 Million Scholarship Fund for Women & Minorities Pursuing Tech Careers

2017-03-14T17:56:55+00:00

We Can Code IT Partners with $100 Million Scholarship Fund for Women & Minorities Pursuing Tech Careers We Can Code IT is the premier coding boot camp in Cleveland and Columbus with a mission to increase diversity in the tech industry. They are proud to announce their partnership in the #YesWeCode Fund for women and minorities. The new scholarship was announced on Saturday in Austin, Texas at the 2017 HBCU@SXSW (South by Southwest), an incubator of cutting-edge technologies and digital creativity in partnership with several Historically Black Colleges and Universities. […]

We Can Code IT Partners with $100 Million Scholarship Fund for Women & Minorities Pursuing Tech Careers2017-03-14T17:56:55+00:00

Ignite Your Career!

2017-03-02T09:16:25+00:00

Ignite Your Career! Hosted by We Can Code IT - The Leading Software Development Boot Camp Focusing on Inclusion and Diversity in IT Tired of pushing submit and not seeing results? Were you anticipating the New Year to be the Year you launch an amazing career? It’s not too late! Join Cynthia Trotta, Chief Career Strategist of We Can Code IT, and learn how to make 2017 the year you say good bye to dead end jobs, low salaries and say hello to a stable and lucrative career! Cynthia will cover key strategies and tactics to direct your career path! Wine, light refreshments, and small finger [...]

Ignite Your Career!2017-03-02T09:16:25+00:00

Blue-collar Backlash: Are We Too Arrogant in IT?

2017-02-15T08:35:40+00:00

Some things really get IT folks riled up. One of them is a recent article in Wired claiming that coding is the next big blue collar job. While it sounds like a sign of hope and opportunity, it’s created a backlash amongst IT professionals -- one that uncovers the “belly of the beast.” As an industry insider, I've heard this blue collar job idea unleash fears, assumptions and what sounds like territorial sandbox whining amongst software developers, as in "Here comes more crappy code" or "These guys won't be experienced enough to do what I do."

Blue-collar Backlash: Are We Too Arrogant in IT?2017-02-15T08:35:40+00:00