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Resources

Digital.nyc

This site focuses on current news on the New York City Tech Sector.

Quora.com

This site is a research and reference site that provides information and trends on different Tech topics.

InfoQ.com

This site has curated articles, presentations, and posts about software development.

Lynda.com

This is an online site for skills building (offers a 10 day free trial). The New York and Brooklyn Public Library have free subscriptions.

Uncubed.com

This site provides online learning platform consisting of short, behind-the-scenes videos that show how the world's most exciting tech companies are solving problems in engineering, design, marketing and more. Use (cuny.edu) email address to get preselected Tech videos.

ReWork.jobs

This site provides interviewing tips regarding difficult interview questions.

Resources.skillcrush.com

This site provides free e-books download and provides a comprehensive overview of how to prepare for Tech interviews. This site provides accessible language for first-time Tech job seekers.

Hackerrank.com

This is a Coding prep site that companies are starting to use for technical interviews. (CodePair – is a tool within Hackerrank.com that allows companies to watch you code in real time remotely.)

Github.com

This site is an open source to collaborate on software development. This site offers both private repositories and free accounts, which are usually used to host open-source software projects. Tutorial

Nyhackathons.com

This site lists current hackathons in the New York City area.

DevPost.com

This site is a Q&A collaboration site for programmers to solve problems.

Codewar.com

This is a kata coding challenges site. Codewars is a collective effort by its users. They are creators – authoring kata to teach various techniques, solving kata with solutions that enlighten others, and commenting with constructive feedback.

Stackoverflow.com

This site is a Q&A collaboration site for programmers to solve problems.

freecodecamp.com

This site provides guidance for making open source contributions.

codingforinterviews.com

This a collaborative free site where the group practices on the same problem and then reviews answers the following week. This site also contains a list of useful Tech practice resources.

Coding Interview Problem: Least Disruptive Subrange — Jackson Gabbard

This site provides guidance through an entry level coding problem that you might face in an interview at a tech company.

Skillcrush.com

This site contains advice on how to master a whiteboard test while interviewing for a Tech job.

Vault Access

Vault is a digital resource for universities and institutions that aim to provide their members with comprehensive career information and management tools. The site includes:

  • Over 230 industry, career, and employer guidebooks
  • Thousands of companies and internship profiles with verified reviews
  • Jobs and Internships database
  • Data on occupations and industries
  • Career articles and videos
  • Resume and interview tips
  • Career advice blogs

CityTechConnect (Student Access)

CityTechConnect is a web-based recruitment management system used by employers, students, faculty, and staff. Through this web-based system, you can request career counseling appointments, RSVP for events/workshops, review job listings, research employers and find helpful resources.

Idealist

This is the world's largest job search engine for nonprofit, government, and social enterprise jobs. Idealist list jobs, internships, volunteer opportunities and graduate fairs.

Indeed

This is a job site, with over 200 million unique visitors per month. It is a worldwide employment-related search engine for job listings. Indeed has given job seekers free access to millions of jobs from thousands of company websites and job boards.

Glassdoor

Glassdoor is one of the fastest growing jobs and recruiting sites. Reviews, salaries and benefits from employees. It has interview questions from candidates and millions of jobs posted. Glassdoor holds a growing database of millions of company reviews, CEO approval ratings, salary reports, interview reviews and questions, benefits reviews, office photos and more. Unlike other job sites, all of this information is entirely shared by those who know a company best — the employees Add to that millions of the latest jobs — no other site allows you to see which employers are hiring, what it's really like to work or interview there according to employees, and how much you could earn.

ONet OnLine

The O*Net program is the nation's primary source of occupational information site. Central to the project is the O*Net database, containing information on hundreds of standardized and occupation-specific descriptors. The database, which is available to the public at no cost, is continually updated by surveying a broad range of workers from each occupation. The database also provides the basis for the Career Exploration Tools, a set of valuable assessment instruments for workers and students looking to find or change careers.

TheMuse

This career advice and job hunting platform. It has 50 million unique visitors annually it offers advice, information about employers, videos that teach skills, and career coaching services.

Careerealism

This career advice site provides daily personal branding tips and job search advice from approved career experts and business to over 1,000,000 visitors each month.

LinkedIn

This is a social networking site designed specifically to connect the world's professionals to make them more productive and successful. On this site you can establish your professional profile, build your professional network, connect with colleagues/ classmates, learn about companies and obtain industry insights, finding other professionals in the same industry, share your thoughts/insights and search for jobs.

Monster.com

This site is a Technology community on Monster, which lists current events, trends and job postings.