317: In the making: Le Wagon Coding Bootcamp – How 2 corporate professionals switched careers in their mission to democratize coding skills

317: In the making: Le Wagon Coding Bootcamp – How 2 corporate professionals switched careers in their mission to democratize coding skills

Host Nishtha Mehta explores, uncovers and brings to light ‘In the making’ backstories of Asian Leaders – from startup entrepreneurs to corporate intrapreneurs and visionaries. What they have built is not a done job, it is very much ‘in the making’ – it has exclamation marks, commas, question marks, spaces and celebratory full stops – but it continues – still ‘in the making’. #NishHosts series

Show highlights:

Podcast highlights:

  • [00:30] Thibault Genaitay Thibault shares his amazing story as to how he switched careers from a comfortable corporate job and decided Le Wagon as the head of operations in china
  • [02:00] Grace Yang shares what was the trigger that made her left her corporate job and why venturing into Le wagon had help her grow her skills in a creative aspect
  • [12:00] Grace shares what she had learnt from her Le Wagon experience, further elaborating that Le Wagon boot camp gives her the motivation to create a marketplace and explains how different it is from other coding course she has attended
  • [20:43] Thibault and Grace share their tips, drawing from their experiences, on how organisations can redesign and improve their capability building or learning programmes for their employees
  • [30:38] Thibault shares that he spends plenty of his time reading, writing and researching, thus through that process he will be able to teach and provide entrepreneurs with the right tool kit to learn

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