Posts tagged ‘Programming’

Don’t Wait ‘Til You Graduate: How a Side Project Can Set You Apart

You’re sitting in the lecture hall, feverishly taking notes as your eyes flick from your laptop to your professor to your open text book. Everything is…

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Our Managers Teach You How to Be an Interview Rock Star: Engineering

Looking for a job as a developer or software engineer? During your interview, you’ll often be asked to show off your technical talents in addition to…

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Got 99 Problems, But a Job Ain’t One (If You Read This)

The rules are surprisingly simple if you want to impress Steve Girolami, VP of Engineering at AfterCollege. One: Do not profess to be an expert. Two:…

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Is Modesty Ruining Your Chances of Getting a Job?

Nobody likes a showoff, and we’re not just saying that. Studies show that people who blatantly self-promote aren’t as successful or well-liked as their peers. At…

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Everything You Need to Know About Working as a Front-End Developer

Effortlessly blend right- and left-brain activities with this creative and logical career.

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5 Not-So-Hidden Secrets About Working as a Web Developer

So you’re thinking about entering the wild world of web development? Congratulations! It’s a great time to get started, even if you don’t come from a…

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Forget About Academics! Front-End Developer Résumé Teardown

Welcome to the résumé teardown! In this installment, we’re looking at a cover letter and résumé for a real entry-level front-end developer applicant who we’ve nicknamed…

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Résumé Teardown: Show Me the Links!

In this edition of Résumé Teardown, we’re looking at a cover letter and résumé from “Dev Elleper,” who is seeking a front-end developer position. Mike Feineman,…

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How to Find a Front-End Developer Job: Chat with Mike Feineman, Lead Developer at Room 214

Don’t let your résumé get rejected right away. Find out some easy steps you can take to make sure the person reviewing your front-end developer application…

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Start Playing! A Day in the Life of a Front-End Developer

Learn the key to finding a job you love, remind yourself of the importance of play (hint: they’re connected), and discover what on earth a “sprite”…

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