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How to Earn a Career in Tech: No Degree Required

Saturday, May 11, 2019, 6:00 PM


Interested in a career in tech?  Don't think you have the necessary experience? Grand Circus is here to help!  A career in technology is closer than you may think. Grand Circus coding bootcamps prepare you for a career in one of the fastest growing industries in the U.S.  Software developer jobs are expected to grow 17% from 2014 until 2024* - much faster than the average rate of many other professions. Saturday, May 11 is your chance to come kickstart your career in tech with Grand Circus! This event will provide a ton of information and help you determine if this is the right choice for your future.  Join us for a Panel Discussion: Insights from alumni & tech employers, hands-on coding exercises plus, pizza & swag! Tentative Schedule: 11:00 - 11:15 | Welcome, refreshments & meet GC staff 11:15 - 12:00 | Panel Discussion, featuring GC alums & area employers Anthony Tuttle, Program Manager of The Cyber Hub at WMCAT Lisa Lemons, UI Developer & Designer, Grand Circus Bootcamp Instructor Ariana Waller, Founder: Wallway Technologies & Adoraa Company Humberto Flores, Front End Developer | Scrum Master | Software QA Fanatic 12:00 - 12:15 | Audience Q & A 12:15 - 12:25 | How to Prepare for a Tech Career - Next Steps 12:25 - 1:00 | Hands-on coding exercises & networking w/ pizza Who should attend this event:  Those with an interest in technology, looking for a sustainable career Individuals in a career they no longer love. Previous students have come to us from backgrounds in teaching, manufacturing, direct sales, retail, stay-at-home parenting and beyond.  Eager learners who want to turn their independent learning into a tech career  Anyone curious about Grand Circus programs and opportunities  Have questions or concerns?  Please don't hesitate to reach out to us at HelloGR@GrandCircus.co We also have an Intro to Code immediately following this session so stick around!  RSVP here.  *According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

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