The White House’s New Plan for Hiring Tech Pros

The White House’s New Plan for Hiring Tech Pros

  If you’re a tech pro—or aspire to become one—President Obama wants to find you a job. The White House has announced the “TechHire initiative,” which will supposedly fill jobs in everything from software development and network administration to cybersecurity....
Can Boot Camps Really Boost Tech Employment?

Can Boot Camps Really Boost Tech Employment?

  Earlier this week, the White House unveiled an ambitious plan to train and employ millions of tech pros in 21 regions across the United States. Carrying out the plan—dubbed “TechHire”—will depend heavily on coding boot camps and accelerated training programs,...