The Momen­tum Blog: CAREER CHANGE

Expert advice, handy resources, and how-tos for career chang­ers and tech teams.


Why Teachers Make Great Software Engineers featured

Why Teach­ers Make Great Soft­ware Engineers

Teachers are equipped with many skills needed to succeed as software engineers: problem-solving, time management, communication, the ability to learn, and more. Read more on why teachers make great software engineers here.
Lisa Moneys Inspiring Journey to Become a Software Engineer featured

Lisa Money’s Inspir­ing Jour­ney to Become a Sales Engineer

Lisa Money shares how her journey with Momentum led her to her current role as a sales engineer.
Supporting women returning to work

How Momen­tum Sup­ports Women Return­ing to the Workforce

As a primarily female-run organization, Momentum prides itself on its women-supporting-women mentality. Highlighted here are the inspiring stories of Momentum staff members, Amy Gori and Katie Dunn.
Sarah Wines and Her Journey to Become a Software Developer featured

Sarah Wines and Her Jour­ney to Become a Soft­ware Developer

Sarah Wines shares her journey with Momentum in her quest to become a software developer.
Remote Interview Tips for Success featured

Remote Inter­view Tips for Success

With remote interviews becoming the new norm, it’s more important than ever to differentiate yourself from competitors in a now larger applicant pool. In this piece, we outline remote interview tips for success.
Why Customer Service Reps featured

Why Cus­tomer Ser­vice Reps Make Great Soft­ware Engineers

Changing career paths can be a daunting task. When making the switch from one career to another, individuals within and outside of the tech industry tend to overlook the multitude of transferable skills they already possess.
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Meet Joce­lyn: Senior Tech­ni­cal Engi­neer at Pen​do​.io and Momen­tum Graduate

Jocelyn invested in herself by attending the Momentum software engineering course and has been thriving in her career at Pendo.io
Computer Science Bootcamp North Carolina Featured

Prepar­ing to Search: Com­put­er Sci­ence Boot­camp North Carolina?

If you are thinking about a career change to software engineering and searching for the right bootcamp, we outline all the things you need to consider.
Women Going Back to Work Featured

Women Going Back to Work in Tech: Start­ing New Careers

Many women are going back to work post-Covid, and large numbers of them are turning to careers in tech as a next step.
Considering a Career Change FEATURED

Con­sid­er­ing a Career Change? Give Tech a Try

This post brings attention to how technology is a terrific field to explore for those considering a career change during this time of massive resignations.
How Effective Are Coding Bootcamps FEATURED

How Effec­tive Are Cod­ing Bootcamps?

This article outlines various considerations for assessing how effective are coding bootcamps.
Software Engineering Career Paths 4 Cool Coding Jobs FEATURED

Soft­ware Engi­neer­ing Career Paths: 4 Cool Cod­ing Jobs

This post explores a few software engineering career paths that coding bootcamp graduates can pursue..