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Empowering the next generation of digital creators
In 2015, after a short-lived, failed attempt to take a sabbatical, I decided to switch gears and pursue another passion of mine and joined Ironhack to change the way we learn about technology. First as the Campus Manager in Barcelona, establishing the city operations from the ground up, and later on as a Product Manager.
Education — as we know it — is changing, for the better. At Ironhack I had a unique opportunity to be part and lead this revolution, using technology to create the tools for our students to boost their careers and become digital creators themselves.
Thousands of graduates across eleven locations have taught me a lot about education and how our students ultimately learn. Here is a recollection of posts around educational products, methodologies, what has worked (what has not...) and the lessons we have learned along the way.
At some point, any hard skill will inevitably become a commodity. The ability to adapt, retool and learn new things will become the keys to master your own professional fate.
Published on November 27, 2017
We care about our community to an extent other people would think we are insane. It has become a fundamental piece of our student experience and the key to having the best product.
Published on July 01, 2017
Passion, craft, and enthusiasm are the required ingredients in order to build great things. The best way to nurture this mindset is to have these enthusiastic students sharing the same room.
Published on February 19, 2017
Despite having been pulled away from explicit design roles as my day job, I have always embraced design principles when making a product or a business decision.
Published on July 03, 2016
College incentives are completely misaligned because its success is not properly linked to student outcomes anymore. Rather, it has become a social apparatus to which students go because they just feel that they have to.
Published on June 26, 2016
This Saturday I will be enrolling the Ironhack Web Development program, and why everybody in a managing position, technical or not, should join, too.
Published on March 30, 2016