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4 weeks of basic frontend development skills

Dec. 8, 2022, 12:07 p.m.

This blog post was repurposed from the original Medium article written by Juliet Ofoegbu, one of our Codum Ambassadors. Please find the original version h…

Why we procrastinate. And how to stop!

Nov. 22, 2022, 10:33 a.m.

Want to learn to code but can’t stop procrastinating? Self-starters, we’ve got you!  “Procrastination is like a credit card; it&rsquo…

Preparing for your first job in tech. You got this!

July 29, 2022, 6:33 a.m.

Getting ready to land your first tech job can be daunting. There are a lot of options, from bootcamps to online resources. We have seen so many different peopl…

Why You Should Contribute To Open Source

July 4, 2022, 6:08 p.m.

Open Source is for beginners too! Here’s a fun fact: people learn best by doing. So if you’re eager to learn to program, contributing to open so…

7 Must-Have Free Coding Resources for Newbies

June 14, 2022, 7:29 p.m.

It’s easy to get lost in the resource jungle, so we’ve done the curating for you There are tons of free coding resources out there.  Thi…

Feeling Behind Compared to Other Coders?

April 15, 2022, 8:27 a.m.

Overcoming imposter syndrome It’s easy to fall into the imposter syndrome trap: Your coding sucks. This or that person is better than you. Who do you…

How to Learn to Code With a Buddy

March 10, 2022, 10:10 a.m.

Better learning through collaboration Coding can be stressful.  Things go wrong, lines break, and you’re not sure why. Just when you’…

Self-Taught Coding - 5 Things to Get You Started

Feb. 11, 2022, 10:02 a.m.

Have a strong why In 2018, HackerRank published its Student Developer Report. It found over 65% of new developers are self-taught.  With new resources…

How to Construct a Goal-Crushing Roadmap in 2022

Jan. 24, 2022, 7:57 p.m.

There will always be events outside of our control. The pandemic is just one example. Here at Codum, we like to focus on the things we can control. A roadma…

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