animated brain with a white exclamation point on it.
animated brain with a white exclamation point on it.

It’s been a bit since I completed my Full Stack Software Engineering Bootcamp. It was a great feeling to complete it, but I definitely knew the hardest part would be landing my first role, after. I took some time after the course ended to catch my breath and get some rest. I also have some entrepreneurial interests that I had to spend some time with and get some things in process for, once my break was over.

Towards the end of September, I started my search for my first entry-level/internship/apprenticeship software engineering role. I attended a virtual career fair and…


Gold and White Light Bulb
Gold and White Light Bulb

I walked into 2020 with great expectations. I typically start thinking about the upcoming new year around Thanksgiving. I try to drill down and figure out what that might look like for me. I assess what’s working in my life, and what’s not; what can stay, and what (+ sometimes who) needs to go.

I had a feeling changes were on the horizon for 2020, but I had no idea a global pandemic would drop us all into a year none of us had planned. Quarantine got my wheels turning. I had several light bulb moments, about several things, but…

Racquel Simone

Words Are My Thing. + Software Development.

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