Week 3 of the Java Bootcamp

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Time to start looking for a job! So it’s still pretty early on in the bootcamp, or so I thought. I got my first message from a recruiter on LinkedIn on Friday (2/12). This caught me by surprise and made me a bit uncomfortable to be honest. Of course the goal of the Bootcamp is to take you from beginner …

Week 2 of the Java Bootcamp

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2 weeks down, and I can say I know Object-Oriented Programming! So far I have built at least 10 programs, and I feel like I know my way around Java. Stack Overflow and I are growing closer and closer these days as well. The Oracle documentation is not my favorite, but since I have a better handle on how to read the documentation …

Week 1 of the Java Bootcamp

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Week 1 is over and I am relieved because I still feel as comfortable and confident as I did at the end of Day 1. Coming into this bootcamp with prior experience coding, most people around me have found my fear of failure completely irrational. The thing is, every new endeavor has its own experiences and obstacles. If I already …

My First Day in the Java Bootcamp

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Today was such a great first day in the Java Bootcamp at Grand Circus Detroit! I’m feeling confident about the class, although I’m sure that feeling will change at different points over the next 8 weeks. Today, we went through a reintroduction to Java which I felt would be terribly bland after having done the prework, and with my own …