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    Veterans in Tech Rob Buitrago
    Student Stories

    Veterans in Tech: How This Marine Built a Rewarding Career in Cybersecurity

    US Marines Corps Veteran Rob Buitrago is a testament to how military service can be a great starting point for your tech journey. All that was missing from Buitrago’s resume was technical experience, which is where the Fullstack Academy Cybersecurity Bootcamp helped him tremendously.
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    Student Stories

    Veterans in Tech: Turning Passion into a Rewarding Cybersecurity Career

    After leaving the military, Miss Kim had many options, however, she chose a different direction by embarking on a career in cybersecurity thanks to help from the Fullstack Academy Cybersecurity Bootcamp.
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    Student Stories

    Veterans in Tech: Building on Air Force Experience

    After leaving the Air Force, Shaquille Duggan wanted to increase his skills and land a role in cybersecurity. To accomplish his goals, he enrolled in the Fullstack Academy Cybersecurity Bootcamp.
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    Veterans in Tech Desiree Walters
    Student Stories

    Veterans in Tech: Navigating the Challenges of a Career Transition

    Military veteran Desiree Walters had relatively limited experience in the tech field, but with the help of the Fullstack Academy Cybersecurity Bootcamp, Walters gained the skills and knowledge to kickstart a rewarding career as a SOC Analyst.
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    Fullstack Academy Veterans in Tech Ashley Raach
    Student Stories

    Veterans In Tech: How One Air Force Vet Found Their Calling In IT

    After working in Air Traffic Control and Honor Guard while in the Air Force, Ashley Raach knew it was time for a career change. After graduating from bootcamp, Raach began working as an IT Specialist for a manufacturing company — and is enjoying every minute of it.
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    Fullstack Academy Veterans in Tech Cory Gold
    Student Stories

    Veterans in Tech: Transitioning From Military Service to Software Engineering

    Throughout bootcamp, Cory Gold was able to leverage the skills he developed during military service through group projects and hands-on assignments. Learn how he leaned on his military experience to complete a tech bootcamp and launch a rewarding career in software engineering.
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    Fullstack Academy Veterans in Tech Amanda W
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    Veterans In Tech: Turning Cybersecurity Theory Into Real-World Experience

    Amanda leveraged her military experience to help break into tech and encouraged fellow service members and veterans to do the same. After bootcamp Amanda landed a government role as an Information System Security Engineer for Industrial Control Systems (ICS) and SCADA systems.
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    Fullstack Academy Veterans in Tech Jesse Le Edwards
    Student Stories

    Veterans in Tech: From Novice to Cybercrime Fighter

    Through the guidance of industry-experienced instructors, Edwards developed knowledge of foundational cybersecurity principles and solved common problems through real-world simulations. Edwards landed his first cybersecurity job as a Technologist at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
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    10 Cybersecurity Tips for Safe Travel

    From phishing scams to malware attacks, your devices and data are more vulnerable to cyberthreats while traveling. Don’t let cybercriminals spoil your next trip. Follow these 10 cybersecurity tips to keep your digital life safe while on the go.
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    Cybersecurity

    In-Demand Cybersecurity Certifications That Will Elevate Your Career

    Cybercrime costs are expected to reach $10.5 trillion by 2025, according to Cybersecurity Ventures—driving significant demand for experienced cybersecurity professionals. Learn how earning a cybersecurity certification can benefit your job search and which industry certificates employers value most.
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    Cybersecurity

    Cybersecurity Tips for the Back-to-School Season

    Between extended time away from home, seasonal sales on devices and cybersecurity software, and the long Labor Day weekend, the back-to-school season is a great time to ensure your accounts, devices, and networks are protected.
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    Cybersecurity

    How to Become a Penetration Tester

    Cybersecurity experts are needed to find exploits in businesses’ systems. Learn how to become a penetration tester and protect companies with “ethical hacking.”
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