Career


Career Series Ep 4: 4 Employer Tips To Get a Job

Are you applying for jobs and not even getting an interview? Do you realise the power of networking? A new research study conducted by Lou Adler and LinkedIn has shown that 85% of all jobs are now filled Via networking. Read and watch our employer tips above. Get Your Ideal Job – Employer Tips Are you […]

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Career Series Ep 3: 5 Habits To Quit For Career Success in 2018

Have you any negative habits that make you feel guilty? Do you know that guilt actually prevents us from being happy and enjoying life? If it’s realistic for you, try giving up this guilty habit and instead, enjoy a positive, guilt-free future. This week we look at 5 habits to quit for career success. Become […]

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Essential Career Tips From Industry Experts

Industry Experts Tell All We’re passionate about a few things at Code Institute, but our ultimate goal is to ensure that our graduates find their ideal job in software development. We want to help you to navigate your new career landscape with confidence and capitalise on all the job opportunities that come your way.We created […]

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Career Series Ep 1: Top 5 Tech Interview Tips

We’re really excited to announce our brand new video series the Code Institute Career Series. We meet with industry leaders regularly to come up with new industry-led ideas. After taking their feedback on board we decided on a video series. Our aim is to help inspire our students and people who are passionate about tech […]

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Career Success: 6 Tips To Nail Your First Tech Interview

Whether you’re a recent Code Institute graduate or you’re struggling to find yourself the perfect new job, it’s no surprise that searching for a new career opportunity is tough. Finding the time to research companies, get those applications in and maintaining your motivation is a full-time job! Our Head of Mentoring, Yoni, is an experienced […]

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Women in Code

Coding is commonly perceived as a male-dominated industry, however, we’re noticing a very positive trend in our coding bootcamps and our coding challenges: 40% of our attendants are women, and we hope to reach 50% in future classes. Our tutors, mentors and teaching assistants are women, as is our student care manager. All of them […]

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What Does A Software Developer Do? A Day In The Life

Software development is a relatively new field, and as such, is less understood than other professions that have been around a bit longer. So we’ve taken a look behind the curtain to look at a typical day in the life of a software developer to help you understand what the job entails and whether you’d […]

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Things to Consider when Looking for a Coding Job

If you’re reading this, you probably appreciate that the jobs market has changed: There’s a shortage of coders, and more and more employers are looking to coding bootcamp graduates to fill the gap. That’s good news for anyone who wants to forge a new career in coding. However, that same jobs market is crowded, constantly […]

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Tech's Late Bloomers

One of the most pervasive (and least constructive) myths about technology is that it’s for the young. While we will admit that the tech world has more than its share of youthful CEOs and tycoons, it’s also an industry that values hard work, invention and creativity from any source, regardless of age. We have witnessed […]

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5 Non-Coding skills that are handy for Coders

You might think that when you change career and learn a new skill that you’re starting from scratch. That’s not the case at all. Every one of us has a unique life experience, work experience and education that we bring to every new endeavour. And you’d be surprised at what you’ve learned over the years […]

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