Demystifying Technical Careers

Improving Hiring for Applicants and Managers

ALT: Always Learning Tech

Always Learning Tech (ALT) is the monthly Meet-up series from Shift/Enter. Each session explores a continuing education topic for people in technology and tech-adjacent fields.

A Gentle Introduction to Effect-oriented Programming in Scala

Functional programming is hot these days, but it’s not always clear what we mean by “functional” and why we should care. This talk will get acquainted with pure functional effects and show how they can help us solve practical software engineering problems with speaker Dan Harris.

Join us on Thursday, July 28, 2022 at 6:00 PM!


What People Say

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Job Seekers’ Workshop
Attendee: May 2020

Job Seekers’ Workshop
Attendee: February 2020

“I met so many people and they were all extremely kind and helpful. I learned a lot about the local tech scene in Charlottesville. I really do feel like this event may have changed my life. “

“I left Shift/Enter with a surge of energy, direction, and networking connections. I owe my successful career switch to this event!”

Job Seekers’ Workshop
Attendee: August 2019