How 2020 Changed the Landscape of the Tech Industry
How 2020 Changed the Landscape of the Tech Industry

It'd be impossible to try to fathom all the ways the world changed over the course of 2020. From the start of a new decade to the COVID-19 pandemic to the presidential election, 2020 felt less like a new year and more like a new way of living entirely. One of the most...

NexGenT Welcomes Karishma Mendes, Student Counselor
NexGenT Welcomes Karishma Mendes, Student Counselor

Karishma Mendes is NexGenT’s new Student Counselor and a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate (supervised by Chari S. Westcott, LPC-S, MA, PLLC) in Houston, Texas. Karishma is thrilled to be a part of NexGenT and seeks to make a positive impact in the lives of...

This Simple Trick Can Level Up Your LinkedIn Profile
This Simple Trick Can Level Up Your LinkedIn Profile

Have you noticed that when you create a LinkedIn Profile, your URL looks something like this: Linkedin.com/in/nxgent -12324-sdf12 ? This link is auto-generated for all profiles. It can be lengthy and leave a lot of room for error if manually typing in the address. You...

NexGenT Welcomes Christian Ryan, Career Success Coach
NexGenT Welcomes Christian Ryan, Career Success Coach

Dr. Christian Ryan is a Career Success Coach obsessed with student success. She joins NexGenT with more than 15 years of experience in educational programming and student advising. Her expertise lies in areas of sustainability, environmental science, public problem...

NexGenT Welcomes Rob Coble, Career Success Coach
NexGenT Welcomes Rob Coble, Career Success Coach

Rob has been working within Career Coaching since 2004. Working in higher education in the fields of video games and technology he has had the pleasure to work with thousands of students and many recruiters and hiring managers responsible for hiring them.

NexGenT Celebrates The FSNE 4-24 Cohort Graduation
NexGenT Celebrates The FSNE 4-24 Cohort Graduation

On the evening of October 8th, we gathered for our virtual graduation ceremony to celebrate the recent success of our Full Stack Network Engineer 4-24-2020 cohort. This was truly an exciting moment for everyone as the cohort members completed the Full Stack Network...

5 Tips For Creating a More Secure Organization
5 Tips For Creating a More Secure Organization

Within the last year, we’ve seen a huge rise in cyber attacks all over the world in almost every sector - banking, medical, consumer, and enterprise. In the U.S., workers received a slew of phishing attacks after relief funds were sent out. In Germany, the first death...

Why Your Business Needs Diversity In The Workplace
Why Your Business Needs Diversity In The Workplace

Diversity has become one of the most important facets in a thriving business as companies become more competitive than ever and cultural dynamics with their audience evolves. Additionally, in today’s climate, customers are looking to work with companies that value a...

7 Ways to Stay Motivated During An Online Course
7 Ways to Stay Motivated During An Online Course

The first few weeks going through an online course can feel powerful. You have decided to invest in your future, you’re excited about the curriculum, and you are ready to soak in all the new knowledge that you can apply to take your next step in your career. Then,...

7 Remote IT Careers That Make Over $100k
7 Remote IT Careers That Make Over $100k

Now more than ever, people are seeking opportunities that will allow them to work from home. But even during massive unemployment rates after COVID, there are still excellent remote opportunities for those in tech roles. Want even more good news? Not only are there...

People of Zero To Engineer: Jonathan Flores
People of Zero To Engineer: Jonathan Flores

A devastating future was just around the corner. The calm atmosphere had morphed into one engulfed with chaos and destruction. With no end in sight, my parents decided to pack-up and leave the civil war torn country of El Salvador in the 80’s. Even with empty pockets,...