No, I'm not talking about the military, although it can certainly be a viable option for young people. The term "bootcamp" today has come to represent a number of training resources that focus on technical skills.

Tech bootcamps equip their graduates with the kinds of qualifications that more employers are looking for these days. For someone who is not interested in, cannot afford, or for some other reason does not care to pursue a traditional college degree, a bootcamp may be worth a look.

Keep reading Show less