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Changing Careers after 40

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  How to change careers after 40?   Pursuing a new career after the age of forty may be daunting, especially if you are not sure what you want to do. You want a lucrative career, but you also want a job that’s fulfilling and offers potential growth. So, what’s stopping you? Your age? Many people over the age of 40 believe that most jobs will be easily acquired by their younger counterparts, even if they, themselves, are just as qualified.  The truth is younger workers face some distinct challenges that more mature workers are not often confronted with; inexperience, lack of skills and a lack of a network who can recommend them based on their character and work ethic.  Of course there are negative societal attitudes toward aging, but some employers are apprehensive about hiring workers who are so young that they may lack the maturity to complete specific tasks.   Older career changers have work experience, they have more resources and they have an expanded network. They’re

Empowering Moms in TECH!

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  How Vijay Computer Academy trains MOMS for remote IT NEW COLLAR jobs For many mothers re-entering the workforce after a break can create various challenges with childcare and other personal responsibilities. These obstacles have often been the deciding factors for the initial break from the workforce. The reality is that mothers have been voluntarily leaving corporate America because of the on-site work requirements. Without the option to work for home, some mothers find that it’s more feasible to resign and stay home with their children, which makes a remote IT NEW COLLAR JOB an appealing reason to get back to work.    VCA is training MOMs with IT skills that will allow them to work remotely and handle their parenting obligations with greater ease. By becoming employed again in a NEW COLLAR position provides convenience and job stability. IT skills are high in demand, offer high pay and high growth. A mother can enjoy a career that will always need workers and gives them th

FAQs about IT Bootcamps & NEW COLLAR JOBs

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  How Vijay Computer Academy helps you to prepare for a NEW COLLAR JOB As companies continue to adapt technologically to digital demands, many of them require more workers with data science, cloud computing and web development capabilities. This evolution has opened up an abundance of job positions without degreed workers to fill them, making the new collar worker the idea candidate for employment.   A new collar worker has been trained with the technical skills that employers want, but hasn’t been required to spend years being education in a four year college program. The new collar worker can work remotely and complete the technical tasks that help businesses operate efficiently, especially during a crisis that may not allow for on-site labor.   Companies need these skilled workers for a workforce that possesses I.T. skills, but understands that they will consistently need to keep learning new skills to keep up with technological advances and demand.   At Vijay Compu

Work From Home IT Careers

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  Make the Work From Home Economy Work For You In the past year a record number of workers have made necessary shifts in their workplace environment, expanding the work from home economy. Many of these shifts have occurred as a result of the effects of covid-19 and other personal circumstances. These events have made it more convenient and often imperative to find an occupation that will allow people to work remotely from home. At Vijay Computer Academy (VCA) we have IT training solutions for anyone looking to changes careers and transition from employment in a brick and mortar to working from home. VCA has IT bootcamps that provide students with the tech skills needed for high paying jobs that give workers the option to work from home. Training is conducted by Live online instructors. We train our students for skills that are high in demand and offer high salaries. If you’re dubious about making the transition to remote work, these are reasons why a tech job could work for you.   

Personalized Career Counseling to help choose the global workforce demanded IT careers

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How Vijay Computer Academy can help you to choose the right IT career pathway leading to high paying DREAM IT JOBS In the post COVID world, THE DIGITAL SKILLS ARE NEEDED NOW MORE THAN EVER. With more businesses relying on ecommerce to sell goods and services, internet traffic has increased, along with cyber security risks. This has lead to a higher demand for I.T. skilled workers for jobs in the tech field. The demand has posed a challenge for companies to quickly fill these jobs, making it an ideal opportunity for those looking for a new career with higher pay and high growth. But without proper direction from a career counselor, workers may have a difficult time finding the right job for their new career. As the I.T. field continues to grow, even more people will discover that a career in the tech arena can yield huge salaries, which will eventually make the I.T. field highly competitive. So if you’re considering a tech career, you need a career counselor to help you decide on a

Remote New Collar

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  5 Remote New Collar Jobs That Are In High Demand Vijay Computer Academy Can Train You for a New Collar Job in 10-16 weeks With the high demand of I.T. skilled workers and the coronavirus still looming, the New Collar Job is becoming more of a demand for workers who want higher pay and a safer remote environment to work in. The New Collar job is a new class of work that doesn’t require the manual labor of the blue collar worker or the college degree that many white collar workers have. The New Collar Job falls somewhere in between. These jobs are vocational, so they normally require the worker to have a specific set of skills, often technical, and can be performed remotely.   If you’re interested in starting a new collar career, these are jobs that are mostly in demand: 1. Web Developer – Become a full-stack developer with front and back-end development skills. Learn HTML, CSS, Javascript, Java and SQL and start a career as a Web Designer, UX Designer, UI Designer or QA De

In Demand IT jobs

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  How VCA Helps Individuals Prepare for In-Demand IT Jobs   Tech jobs are multiplying at an accelerated rate, leaving many companies scrambling to find IT talent to fill positions created during the digital transformation of 2020. Because of the necessity of remote work and technological shifts, the demand has risen at an alarming speed for software engineers, data analysts, app developers, full stack web developers, IT help desk technicians, business analysts and more tech related professionals.   To fill the skills gap VCA provides comprehensive IT courses to equip students with the skills required to meet tech demands, especially for the rapid emergence of jobs that require programmers and analysts. Students learn in a safe, virtual e-learning environment with Live instructors. Most courses only take a few weeks. Once completed, students are ready to enter the workforce.     IT Career Pathways   At VCA we start you on a pathway to an IT career through workshops,