Landing your first job in any field can feel like a tall order—and particularly so in the tech industry, where you might be wondering how you’ll ever stand out against scores of talented engineers. While software developers continue to be in high demand, differentiating yourself when you have little to no relevant work experience will take some strategic planning on your part.
Here are some concrete actions you can take to get noticed and increase your chances of landing a job as an entry-level engineer.
Continue Practicing and Building
Focus on Your GitHub Portfolio
Make Sure Your Resume Is on Point
Polish Up Your LinkedIn Profile
Network, Network, Network
Be Confident in What Makes You “You”
Finally, Don’t Let Imposter Syndrome Get You Down
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