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Learn-to-code boot camps open doors for talented graduates

Coding boot camps, which generally focus on Ruby on Rails and front-end coding languages like HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, say they have job placement rates north of 90 percent. These intensive programs are generally selective and expensive. But do they really deliver results that justify their costs?

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Crushing your next mobile app install campaign

Historically, many developers have obsessed over their app store rank. But if you’re focusing on quantity versus quality of users, you’re likely going to miss important strategies that will generate longer revenue streams that translate into strong lifetime value of your users.

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How to hire a great engineering manager

Testing for all the various attributes of a great candidate in isolation isn’t enough. What matters even more is the way in which all these attributes interact together.

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How teaching can make you a better programmer

Seven weeks ago, I embarked on a journey teaching 20 adult students for General Assembly’s front-end Web development program. The experience has catapulted my ability to contribute as an engineer.