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In today’s fast-paced world, it’s becoming increasingly difficult for many people to commit to a full-time education programme. The cost-of-living crisis and the need to
Jonathon Valentine began his career working in libraries, drawn to their capacity for supporting local communities. When he began to think about moving into the
Tyra Rameka had been looking to move away from the fashion industry when she discovered UX Design quite by chance. She knew upskilling would be a
“Careers can be fluid, and room must always be created to explore other options throughout one’s life.” Putting this message into action, Jenny Ariza has
“It was pure coincidence that I discovered UX…” Sanja Kondic, a former Mission Ready graduate and currently a UX/UI Designer for Vista Entertainment, adds, “…
“In high school, I thought it would be cool to learn about programming, so I took additional technology classes and built websites and a few
“As a trained artist, I knew I wanted something creative. UX design allows me to use my artistic and design knowledge in a digital space.”
Trying to change careers while settling back in New Zealand had high school English teacher, Muryum, pretty concerned. Having completed a Masters in Education, with an
Changing and transitioning between careers is an exciting yet daunting experience, but the journey becomes much more rewarding when you’re certain about this decision.
Being a full-time mum with minimal support and a full-time job can be challenging but joining the tech world made doing both those things possible
“I’m sorry, my responses are limited…you must ask the right questions”. So says the hologram of Dr. Lanning, in the 2004 film I, Robot, starring
Currently working at Datacom as an Associate Experience Designer, Danbee An was looking to make a quick and smooth career transition. Holding a Bachelor’s degree
“I was fresh out of school when I decided to join Mission Ready, but it was relieving and exciting to find a variety of people
Simon Weng, who recently qualified as a UX designer from Mission Ready, says joining the tech industry was a “connector of skillsets” combining both his
From Defusing Explosives To Debugging Errors: Ex-Military Professional Finds His Way Into Software Development
According to Miyamoto Musashi, the legendary Japanese warrior-turned-philosopher, the Way is in the training. To Ross Baker, a former explosives ordinance assistant in the French
Accounting for only 23 percent of professional IT roles, women are a minority in the tech industry. This didn’t sway a recently qualified Software Developer
Once a friendly face that flew across the blue waters of the South Pacific but Stuart Toleafoa turned in that career for a chance to
Are you ready to start your career as a software developer but feeling overwhelmed by the job search process? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.
Written by Mission Ready CEO & Mission Directory, Diana Sharma. Large layoffs are taking place across the globe at big tech companies. Recently we’ve all
New Zealand’s Tech Skills Shortage Presents an Amazing Opportunity to Those Looking to Reskill or Upskill
As is well-reported, New Zealand is in the grips of a tech skills shortage, with many organisations expecting to feel its impact well into 2023.
Meet Raymond Letoa, Current Scholarship Recipient! It’s not every day that you hear of a Global Brand Ambassador who travels the world and gives it
Meet Jade and Portia Ngaha, the father, daughter duo who learned to develop their own app through the Mission Ready Accelerator programs.