Considering a career in tech?

Considering a career in tech?

I've got you! Read on to find inspiration, build skills and learn how to put them to use.
Why should you consider transitioning into tech?
For sure, you have your own reasons why you're reading this and considering the possibility of transitioning into tech - and I'd love to hear...
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5 steps to a new you: decide if you’re ready for a career transition
This is one of the biggest decisions you'll ever have to make, so in this article I'll share my process for breaking down the various...
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Your guide to transferable skills relevant to tech careers
So we're attacking today one of the most important topics in your career transition: identifying the skills you bring with you from your previous positions,...
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Developing a growth mindset
Having a growth mindset is the single most important thing you will need in order to succeed in your career transition. It’s the difference between...
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Making sense of CMS
One of the simplest and quickest ways to create a website is to use a CMS, or Content Management System. CMS are applications (programs) designed...
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2019 Tech events (evolving post)
In this post I will provide links of all the major tech events that are announced for the year. Come back often as I will...
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An (almost) exhaustive list of tech careers to choose from
So you're looking into careers in tech. When I first started to entertain the thought of transitioning into tech, my first impulse was to look...
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Pivot: the only move that matters is your next move (Jenny Blake)
Of all the books I’ve read in preparation for launching this blog, none seems more fitting to open my series of book reviews than ‘Pivot:...
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Top 5 free code editors
In this article, I've compiled for you my top 5 favourite free code editors. I've picked for you: AtomBracketsSublimeNotepad++ andVisual Studio Code in no particular...
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How to choose your code editor
So you decided to start learning to code - and, since you're reading this, sounds like you figured out that you'll be needing to choose...
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Documenting your journey
Full disclosure: this post is for the most part just an expression of my own regrets for not having thought of this earlier. I wish...
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Tech events: WebSummit
WebSummit is THE place to be for everyone who calls the web their job. Launched in Ireland in 2009, the WebSummit has grown from 400...
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Start here
Welcome! Since you’re here, I assume you’re looking to transition into tech – congratulations, it’s a big step you’re taking! I’m thrilled to be sharing this adventure with you. If this is your first visit,...
Why transition?
Given the title of my blog, this question begs to be answered before I even think about writing my first post. So here’s the best answer I can come up with at this point. However,...
Articles
Welcome to the main page of my blog. This is where you’ll find all my articles – covering the tools, skills and inspiration you’ll need for a successful career transition into tech. Please note the subcategories...

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