Career Change

From: Rob
Sent on: Sunday, February 17, 2013 4:34 PM
Hi All,
I have a question maybe some of you have gone through or may be in the 
process of doing. I am looking to switch careers from what I do now to 
app development. I have a technical background but from an audio 
engineering side and home automation and systems integration which is 
more hardware based.

I started the Stanford programs and they seem to be very informative, 
though not being able to communicate to instructors about problems can 
be difficult to overcome problems I run into. I have seen other open 
online classes from MIT, Codeacademy, etc... I have joined coding crew 
also and started to read whatever I come across.

Does anyone have suggestions on what are the best steps to take? Is this 
the right direction to moving into this part of the industry? What their 
experiences where on trying to do this?


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