Inspirational


Overcome the Challenges of Changing Your Career

Changing Your Career Did you promise yourself that 2019 would be the year that you changed your career? Making the decision to move into a new industry is scary; you’ll be moving out of your comfort zone and challenging yourself in a completely new way. But what if it’s the right decision for you and […]

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Working in the Industry: Interview with a Wix Software Engineer

Profile and Professional Experience Name: Avishai Ish-ShalomCurrent Title: Software Engineer at Wix.comPast Positions: Co-Founder and CTO at fewbytes, Infrastructure Group Leader at Leaway Enterprise, and Public IT Center Manager at The Hebrew University. Experience: 10+ yearsMost Important Coding Language: JavaScriptMotto: “In a world where every device has an API, everything is a software problem”. Career […]

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Career Series Ep 5: 5 Reasons You're Not A Professional Success Yet

Don’t Focus On Negative Criticism – Professional Success When you get negative feedback at work, do you obsess over it? It turns out that it’s in our nature to overlook positive feedback and focus on the negative. Research conducted by the Harvard Business School, found that the negative effect of a setback at work, had […]

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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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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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4 Inspiring Graduate Success Stories

4 Graduate Success Stories Every so often, we reach out to Code Institute graduates to find out about their motivation to start, their Bootcamp experience and life after learning to code.In this post, four of our recent grads share their stories, projects and insights into getting the best out of our course. Jodie Gardiner (Classroom Bootcamp) “It’s […]

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