Nov. 13 & 15 — How to Land Your First Developer Job

I found this article great because not only does it echo what I hear from the men and women on our Advisory Board, but it also provides specific advice that I hadn’t heard before! Let’s dig in and see how to get a job as a developer! This article is directed more at getting a job as a back-end developer, rather than front-end.

Chat Assignment Details

When will this chat need to be reported in the Basecamp Chats Project?

In Basecamp, turn in your blog post for this Chat in the Chats project before Deadline 5.1, which is 11/21/16. (New students, you may not have your blog set up yet… Please see instructions for you here: More About Chats.)

What do I need to read before the chat?

Read the following article and be ready to add to a discussion about the concepts you read about…(It’s ok if you don’t fully understand everything. Dig into the article as best you can!)

How to land your first dev job even if you don’t have a CS degree

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What do I need to blog about before the chat?

Answer the following questions in your write-up:

  1. What are your top three takeaways from this article?

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