Building a Career-Ready GitHub Profile
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Building a Career-Ready GitHub Profile

May 15, 2024 - 9:30am to 5:30pm Central Daylight Time

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Building a Career-Ready GitHub Profile

Build a fully optimized GitHub profile, demonstrating your coding skills, project management abilities, and understanding of collaborative and automated workflows.

Some Key Takeaways!

By participating along with us in the workshop, you'll learn:

  • Learn how to design a ReadMe page that effectively showcases your projects, skills, and learning style.
  • Hands-on guidance to create and manage GitHub Pages, turning each repository into a showcase of your work.
  • Utilize GitHub Projects to demonstrate your ability to plan, organize, and manage software projects.
  • Explore how to use issues for effective collaboration and mentorship, enhancing your teamwork skills.
  • Implement CI/CD practices using GitHub Actions, showing your proficiency in modern development practices.

Your (Awesome) Instructor

Jerome Hardaway

Jerome Hardaway

Jerome Hardaway is a Google Developer Expert (Web), Twilio Champion, Developer Advocate for Quicken Loans, Javascript Engineer and Geek At Arms (Founder and Executive Director) of Vets Who Code, a 501(c)3 veteran-led charitable non-profit dedicated to filling the nation’s technical skills gap with early-stage transitioning veterans and military spouses through remote software development training.

Build a fully optimized GitHub profile, demonstrating your coding skills, project management abilities, and understanding of collaborative and automated workflows.

Workshop Details

This immersive workshop is designed to equip participants with the skills and knowledge to craft a GitHub account that stands out to employers. This course focuses on creating a compelling GitHub presence that demonstrates your technical skills, collaborative expertise, and project management abilities.

Daily Schedule

We've already held over 300 workshops with thousands of attendees in-person and online. In this time we've discovered ways to schedule the day, so it goes smoothly and efficiently. Regardless if you're in-person or participating with us online you'll have the full ability to replay things you missed, get your questions answered LIVE and interact with the teacher throughout the day.

  • 9:30AM
    Introduction
  • 10:00AM
    Creating An Engaging ReadMe Page
  • 11:00AM
    Developing with GitHub Pages
  • 12:00PM
    Lunch
  • 1:00PM
    Working with GitHub Projects
  • 2:00PM
    Collaborating Effectively on GitHub
  • 3:00PM
    Automating Workflows with GitHub Actions
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Interact with the Instructor - Online & In-Person

Get Your Questions Answered • Code Along with the Class • Classroom Format

Is This Workshop for Me?

Summary

This workshop is tailored for those who want to make a lasting impression in the tech industry. Whether you're seeking employment, collaboration opportunities, or simply aiming to display your projects professionally, this course provides the tools and insights necessary to create a standout GitHub profile.

Any Prerequisites?

  • GitHub Account

Event Details

What

One Full Day Workshop Session

Replay Videos (available immediately)

When

May 15, 2024 - 9:30am to 5:30pm Central Daylight Time

Where

Option 1: Attend online on our full HD live stream

Option 2: Attend in-person at HQ in Minneapolis, MN