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Become a programmer in 4 months – Alecia’s story

It took a while for us to make this interview happen. Why? Well, the boot camp tasks keeps Alecia busy! But she’s on the fast track to change her career and become a programmer in just 4 months. Find out what kind of challenges meets the aspiring programmer during a typical boot camp day. Sounds interesting? Then don’t miss your chance to get a discount for the programming courses. Created with Craft Academy Who are you and how come you decided to apply to Craft Academy?  My name is Alecia. I’m 33 […]

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How to become a developer and change your career in 4 months – Amanda’s Story

How long does it take to learn programming from scratch? Read this amazing story on a newbie who decided to become a developer with Craft Academy. Feel inspired? Make sure to get a special discount code to the course below! 😉 Created with Craft Academy Amanda is a newbie from Georgia. She lives in Sweden and, as […]

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Boost your career with programming – Rupert’s story

What would it be like to learn programming in 4 months? And once you’ve learned, do you need to enter the IT market, or can the programming education help you boost up your career in other areas? Here is another story from our series created with Craft Academy. If you feel that IT skills could help you run your own business, read Rupert’s story… and don’t forget about the special discount for our Newbie readers. Created […]

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How to become a developer in 4 months – Zane’s story

Thanks to programming schools like Craft Academy, changing your career and becoming a developer in just 4 months is possible and accessible. But have you ever wondered what it looks like from the perspective of someone who has never programmed before? Then Zane’s story is for you. Sounds interesting? Then don’t miss the special discount […]

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A complete guide to buying an apartment in Stockholm (Part 1)

Are you still browsing on Blocket for rental apartments in Stockholm? Then I highly recommend you to read this article. In less than 10 months from arriving in Sweden I bought my first apartment in Stockholm at a great bargain. Here are some tips and secrets on how you can also get out of the […]

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Build a network with ÖppnaDörren

ÖppnaDörren has one simple but powerful goal: making newcomers and Swedes meet. They are convinced that many of the challenges newcomers face during their initial time in Sweden can be overcome if newcomers are enabled to build social and professional networks at an early stage. Since the launch of ÖppnaDörren in November 2015, they have […]

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Employment help for Newbies

Employment services

The national employment service – Arbetsförmedlingen has several initiatives specifically for Newbies. Some are open for all Newbies while other initiatives are limited to Newbies in a certain life situation. Remember that you are entitled to all services that Arbetsförmedlingen provides (not just the Newbie stuff), so make sure to check out their other services too. Access to an interpreter (for all Newbies) Validation of […]

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