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

Building a Career-Ready GitHub Profile

Jerome Hardaway

Jerome Hardaway

Vets Who Code
Building a Career-Ready GitHub Profile

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

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.

Is This Workshop for Me?

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.

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.

Any Prerequisites?

  • GitHub Account

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Building a Career-Ready GitHub Profile

Event Details


  • One Full Day Workshop Session
  • Replay Videos (available immediately)


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


  • Option 1: Attend online on our full HD live stream
  • Option 2: Attend in-person at HQ in Minneapolis, MN

Daily Schedule

  • 9:30AM
  • 10:00AM
    Creating An Engaging ReadMe Page
  • 11:00AM
    Developing with GitHub Pages
  • 12:00PM
  • 1:00PM
    Working with GitHub Projects
  • 2:00PM
    Collaborating Effectively on GitHub
  • 3:00PM
    Automating Workflows with GitHub Actions

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.

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