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Coding School: What Type of Instructor Is Right for Me?

By Andi Lucas | September 27, 2018 | 0 Comments
What Tech Instructor Is Right for Me?

When looking for a coding school, the right fit is critical, and that includes the type of instructor who is facilitating the class. Is a teacher or a real-life trainer better? Find out the difference between the two and decide which one is right for you.

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SkillSpire in the news at GeekWire

By yasmin | July 25, 2018 | 0 Comments
Skillspire on GeekWire

Lisa Stiffler at GeekWire.com featured SkillSpire in her Startup Spotlight column on July 9th! Startup Spotlight: Skillspire helps immigrants build tech skills in a supportive environment Many immigrants end up driving for ride-sharing companies, working low-paying jobs in health services and performing other physical tasks — even when they have computer skills from their home countries…

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Am I a Good Fit for Data Science?

By Erika Parker Price | June 30, 2018 | 0 Comments
Am I a Good Fit for a Career as a Data Scientist?

In the last blog post, we talked about the differences between data scientists, data engineers, and data analysts. This week we’ll be looking generically at the industry of data science and one of the questions we hear most often: am I a good fit? Specifically, people are wondering if they have the right skills and…

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What’s the Difference Between a Data Analyst, a Data Engineer, and a Data Scientist

By Erika Parker Price | June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
Skillspire - Learn to Code - Train for a Tech Career - Computer Science Classes in Bellevue and Renton

Data, data, data…. there’s so much being generated daily in our modern world. Not just in the form of posts, stories, and links on the Internet, but also all those fancy, new job titles. Data Engineer. Data Analyst. Data Scientist. What’s the difference? Does one lead to another? What kind of skills, education, and experience…

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How much money do Data Scientists make?

By yasmin | May 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
Salary of Data Scientist

How is it that a job that most people had never even heard of five years ago has become such a hot commodity in the job listings?  Simply put, data is money. Companies make decisions every day that impact the bottom line and the more informed they are, the more impactful these decisions can be.…

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How much salary can I make as a web developer? 

By yasmin | April 22, 2018 | 0 Comments
Perfect Web Designer Vs. Web Developer - Best Web Design And Hosting throughout Web Designer Salary

If you’ve already decided you want a job as a computer programmer and are particularly interested in focusing on websites, you may be wondering how much money you can expect to earn in this career. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the 2017 median base salary for a web developer was $68,000. Web…

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Check out our new video “Bellevue Data Analytics Course”

By yasmin | March 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

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Check out our new video “Learn to Code”

By yasmin | February 19, 2018 | 1 Comment

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Tech meetup in Tukwila/Seatac

By yasmin | February 5, 2018 | 0 Comments
Tech Meetup with Skillspire in Tukwila/SeaTac

The sun was surprisingly out on a chilly winter day in Seattle. It felt very positive driving towards Tukwila with a couple of dozen donuts for our first Tech meetup on the South-end of Seattle. Arriving a little too early, I started setting up the room as I saw some familiar faces walk in. We…

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What is Coding?

By Erika Parker Price | December 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Coding academies. Coding bootcamps. Learn to Code. You hear the word coding so often in the news today, but no one ever seems to define it. You know it has something to do with computer programming and what makes computers run, but what does it actually mean? Here’s one definition of code to get us…

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