August 19, 2016 in Industry
#CodingWisdom: When You Want to Quit
Learning to code means understanding technology in a new way. You’ll master new tools and languages, establish different ways of thinking, and become responsive and adaptive to problem-solving. The skills you learn will open up new career opportunities and shape…
August 9, 2016 in Industry
What’s New in Swift 3?
It’s a well-known fact that the software development industry moves rapidly, with the latest new framework, SDK or paradigm changing every so often. The one thing you hope will remain constant through all this is your programming language – the…
August 4, 2016 in Industry
Trust Us, Trust Them: Learn to Code
If you’re considering a career as a developer, here are a few exciting facts to back your decision. There are over 500k unfilled tech jobs in the US alone and jobs for developers are projected to grow 27% in the…
July 22, 2016 in Industry
New & Upcoming Course Highlights: Swift, C#, VR and Databases
Every week, new courses are published to the growing Treehouse Library! Here is a short list of what we’ve added recently, as well as a few highlights from our Content Roadmap. Start learning to code today with a free trial on Treehouse….
July 19, 2016 in Industry
How to Start a Startup
“Our task today is to find singular ways to create the new things that will make the future not just different, but better…to go from 0 to 1.” If you haven’t read Peter Thiel’s book, Zero to One, you should…
July 12, 2016 in Industry
Forget New Year’s Resolutions. Set Your 2016 Goals Now.
Now that the post-July 4th recovery is officially over (plus a few days), it’s time to return rejuvenated and ready to take on the second half of 2016. Let’s backtrack first and ask the inevitable question… How are your 2016…
June 29, 2016 in Industry
8 Characteristics of a Good Developer
Learning to code is the first step towards becoming a developer, but what are some of the characteristics associated with being a good developer? We asked Vice President of Engineering at Treehouse, Tommy Morgan to share his thoughts and compiled…
June 24, 2016 in Industry
What Types of Developers Are There?
If you’re interested in making a career change and joining the tech industry, adding programming to your skill set or are just curious about the job opportunities for web developers, here’s a high-level overview to get you started. This isn’t…
June 16, 2016 in Industry
Guiding the Reality of Virtual Reality
When I was in high school, I went on a trip to England and Wales with my school orchestra. When we weren’t playing our instruments in ancient cathedrals, we were primarily shuttling between other sites of antiquity like Stonehenge and…
June 9, 2016 in Industry
How Learning to Code Can Fit into Your Life
Let’s look at some of the key events that helped mold the tech industry as we know it. The first computer was invented in 1946, personal computers didn’t become popular until the 1970s, the Apple Macintosh was introduced in 1984…
May 27, 2016 in Industry
Don’t Let These Tech Industry Myths Hold You Back
Have you considered a career in tech, but read or heard something that’s held you back? Maybe you don’t think you fit the stereotype for a developer. Or you don’t have the education or experience to land a tech job….
May 19, 2016 in Industry
Finding Focus and Losing Distractions
The most recent study of online education in the US stated that a staggering 7.1 million students were choosing to learn online, while in contrast the number of students enrolling in college is declining. The reality is there has been…