Yana Savchuk

Yana has been an author at the Careerist blog since 2020. Previously she was an educator and a representative of a charity organization based in Chernivtsi, Ukraine. In her free time she strives to help local youth build a better future for themselves through knowledge-sharing and creating educational opportunities. Yana is interested in urban tourism and web design. She dreams of seeing more up-to-date content on the internet.

Yana Savchuk
July 3, 2022
Success Story

It’s always encouraging to hear the real success stories of your colleagues. It increases your confidence, and confidence is a big part of anyone’s journey to success.

June 25, 2022
Success Story

Can a financial analyst and a busy mom of three kids find her place in tech? The answer is yes. Farsana is an example of a woman who will stop at nothing on her way to her goal.

June 18, 2022
Success Story

An ambitious young man who felt the need for change in his life was happy with how the Careerist program helped him switch careers. Today, he is enjoying his new job and shares how he got to this point.

June 11, 2022
Success Story

What drives you to reach new heights? Curiosity? Perseverance? Amrita wasn’t a one-interview success story, but she kept moving forward, found her new company, and finally started her career in tech. 

June 5, 2022
Success Story

Rob used to work in the restaurant business. In his mid-thirties he decided to switch careers. He shares his journey after working as a Manual QA tester for a few months.

June 1, 2022
Success Story

Inga succeeded in getting the job of her dreams. Her confidence and positive attitude earned her an offer. Today she is involved in innovative testing and happily shares her story. 

May 25, 2022
Success Story

Katie graduated from our course a year ago and as of this interview has been working in Manual QA for seven months already. Being rather skeptical about the program at first, she was surprised with how things have turned out. What's it like to spend a couple of months in a new company? Let’s dive into her story and find out.

May 23, 2022
Advice

LinkedIn has become a winning platform for employers and employees alike over the last couple of years. Having an up-to-date LinkedIn profile with current information on your experience highlights your online presence.

May 18, 2022
Success Story

Craig is a great example of persistence and dedication to his dream. Despite a long journey, he succeeded in joining the IT industry as a Manual QA professional.

May 13, 2022
Success Story

Idris has changed his life for the better by following his dream. With a little bit of patience over a short but busy application period, Idris secured a new job in the tech industry.

May 8, 2022
Success Story

Troy is among the growing number of people who have decided to switch careers and try something new. Having been a technology fan, he decided to go in that direction and is now a Manual QA professional. 

May 4, 2022
Success Story

Ricardo is a tech loving, gadget creator and engineering enthusiast who completed our Manual QA course. In just a month he managed to secure himself two excellent job offers from two world-leading organizations - find out how he managed to succeed so quickly below!

April 17, 2022
Job Market

Over the last couple of years, the job market has drastically changed due to labor shortages during the pandemic. Also constantly changing are the demands for IT specialists and job trends in IT. 

April 2, 2022
Advice

LinkedIn is a popular networking platform that is used by both job seekers and employers. Those looking for work like to use LinkedIn because a number of open job positions are advertised on the site on a daily basis, and the platform offers a variety of opportunities for career development too. Employers, on the other hand, use LinkedIn to search for talented professionals.

March 27, 2022
Job Market

Application job forms are still popular among employers. In fact, it doesn’t matter what job you are applying for—you will almost always have to fill out an application. Depending on the job, you may be asked to apply via email or an online form, and you might even be asked to complete a few paper forms.

March 26, 2022
Advice

Today, more and more companies are choosing to set up online interviews with potential employees, instead of calling them into the office for a more traditional on-site interview. And while video chats can save time and money during the recruitment process, not everyone likes to be interviewed via video. 

March 20, 2022
Success Story

Victoria, a Manual QA course graduate, demonstrated great courage and dedication throughout her search for her dream job. Her journey was not a short nor a long one, but in the end she found the job she really wanted. Let’s dive a bit deeper into her story to find out more about her adventure.

March 13, 2022
Success Story

Donna is a 2021 Careerist graduate who recently found herself an epic job with a huge salary. She’ll share her experiences with you today, and she’ll give you some tips on how to handle the job search! Read Donna’s story below!

March 4, 2022
Job Market

The US labor market is one of the biggest and fastest growing in the world, and a vast number of job opportunities are advertised daily. However, it can be difficult for those looking for work to decide where they should actually look for their next position when there is so much choice.

February 25, 2022
Success Story

Is it worth taking one of our courses if you already have a technical background? The answer is YES. If you haven’t joined the tech industry yet, or maybe you’ve been out of the field for a few years and need to refresh your memory, signing up to one of our courses is the way forward!