July 14, 2017

The Preparation

A group of interns from American Family Insurance sat down with instructors from YWeb to learn more about the program and how it has helped dozens of people jumpstart their careers. As students getting ready to enter the workforce, we asked Rasheid and Julia what YWeb does to prepare its students for success.
June 1, 2017

I knew I would face couple of challenges

While I was waiting for my permit, I could not work hence I had to sit at home. I was looking for opportunity to kill my time as I had no friends and family to be with. So, I started to look out for opportunities that could allow me to volunteer.
June 1, 2017

Knowledge or Experience

When I learned about the YWeb program I was hesitating to enroll because I thought that my educational background does not relate in any way to it.
May 25, 2017

What an Interesting Coincident

A day later I received an email from Julia the program coordinator that my application has been received and I shall be contacted for further interviews.
May 25, 2017

Greater Heights

I came to this program because I wanted something more for myself and my family. What I had was great but there was no progression, unless I went off and started my own business.
May 25, 2017

Being Part of a Team

For me, music and technology have been lifelong constants; I grew up listening to recordings of great musical masterworks even before playing an instrument.
May 25, 2017

Taking Knowledge

I came to YWeb looking to progress further in my path of entering the IT field. Before I came to YWeb I was taking knowledge from any where I could, Codecademy, Code School, the works.
May 24, 2017

The Inside Scoop

Did you know that Google uses over 1 million computers for is operation and handles over 1 billion search requests—per day? Or that HP, Google, Microsoft, and Apple have one thing in common – aside from the obvious, they were all started in garages?
May 24, 2017

The Reason

The reason for me going back to the yweb every day and sticking it out, well there is a few reason why, but I’ll start with the most important one.