How to Get a Job in Web Development
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How to Get a Job in Web Development

A course for junior web developers ready to land the dev job of their dreams
4.7 (42 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
342 students enrolled
Created by RealTough Candy
Last updated 8/2018
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This course includes
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 2 articles
  • 2 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Expertly craft the "holy clover" of application materials: your resume, cover letter, GitHub account, and portfolio.
  • Leverage the power of LinkedIn, Meetups, and social media.

  • Efficiently organize and prioritize the jobs you’ve applied to.

  • Strategically apply to jobs so you can maximize your salary demands during negotiation.
  • Prepare for interviews (phone, video, or in person).
  • Prepare for the first week at work.
  • Craft results-driven check-ins and follow-ups with your potential employer.
  • And much more!
Course content
Expand all 34 lectures 01:54:07
+ Resume Revamp
4 lectures 15:45
Preparing for the Resume Deep Dive
01:41
Resume Deep Dive Part 2
03:48
Resume Extras: Should I Include...
02:01
+ The Craft of the Cover Letter
2 lectures 06:31
The Purpose of a Cover Letter
01:52
Cover Letter Deep Dive
04:39
+ Gitting Good with GitHub
3 lectures 12:46
Introduction
01:41
Your Best Work Goes Front & Center
06:25
Personal Sections & Contributions Box
04:40
+ Polishing Your Portfolio
4 lectures 11:53
Introduction to Polishing Your Portfolio
00:51
Technical Considerations: Portfolio Platform, Setup, and Strategy
04:16
What Types of Projects to Include, Quantity, and Giving Context
03:26
Getting on Par with PAR/PSR
03:20
+ Finding a Job
3 lectures 11:10
Strategic Job Searching
03:49
Expanding Your Job Search via Networking
06:08
Application Deployment Day
01:13
+ The Post-Application Process
2 lectures 07:23
Spreading Joy with Spreadsheets
02:46
Crafting an Email Check-in; Callbacks/Emailbacks
04:37
+ The Interviews
3 lectures 17:41
How to Ace the Interview
08:42
Types of Interview Questions
05:34
Preparing for Various Interview Environments
03:25
Requirements
  • Just some basic knowledge of web development terms (GitHub, SSH).
Description

"How to Get a Job in Web Development" is designed for junior web developers. Whether you’re coming from a coding bootcamp, are completely self-taught, or graduated from college with a tech-related degree, this course is for you.

In this course, you will learn how to:

  • Expertly craft the "holy clover" of application materials: your resume, cover letter, GitHub account, and portfolio.

  • Leverage the power of LinkedIn, Meetups, and social media.

  • Increase your number of callbacks, interviews, and job offers.

  • Strategically apply to jobs so you can maximize your salary demands during negotiation.

  • Efficiently organize and prioritize the jobs you’ve applied to.

  • Prepare for the multiple types of interviews you will encounter, whether via phone, video conference, or in person.

  • Craft results-driven check-ins and follow-ups with your potential employer.

  • Prepare for the first week at work.

  • And much more!

No awkward whiteboard interviews. 

No hour-long explanation of Big O notation. 

Just practical, actionable steps you can start taking today that will put you far ahead of the pack when it comes to getting a job in web development. Now let's go get that job!

Who this course is for:
  • Junior web developers looking for full-time employment in the tech industry.