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The Resource Getting a coding job for dummies, by Nikhil Abraham with Kathleen Taylor and Bud E. Smith, (electronic book)

Getting a coding job for dummies, by Nikhil Abraham with Kathleen Taylor and Bud E. Smith, (electronic book)

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Getting a coding job for dummies
Title
Getting a coding job for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Nikhil Abraham with Kathleen Taylor and Bud E. Smith
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'Getting a Coding Job for Dummies' explains how a coder works in (or out of) an organisation, the key skills any job requires, the basics of the technologies a coding pro will encounter, and how to find formal or informal ways to build your skills.
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  • StDuBDS
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Abraham, Nikhil
Dewey number
005.13023
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Taylor, Kathleen
  • Smith, Bud E.
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Computer programming
Summary expansion
Your friendly guide to getting a job in coding Getting a Coding Job For Dummies explains how a coder works in (or out of) an organization, the key skills any job requires, the basics of the technologies a coding pro will encounter, and how to find formal or informal ways to build your skills. Plus, it paints a picture of the world a coder lives in, outlines how to build a resume to land a coding job, and so much more. Coding is one of the most in-demand skills in today's job market, yet there seems to be an ongoing deficit of candidates qualified to take these jobs. Getting a Coding Job For Dummies provides a road map for students, post-grads, career switchers, and anyone else interested in starting a career in coding. Inside this friendly guide, you'll find the steps needed to learn the hard and soft skills of coding-and the world of programming at large. Along the way, you'll set a clear career path based on your goals and discover the resources that can best help you build your coding skills to make you a suitable job candidate. Covers the breadth of job opportunities as a coder Includes tips on educational resources for coders and ways to build a positive reputation Shows you how to research potential employers and impress interviewers Offers access to online video, articles, and sample resume templates If you're interested in pursuing a job in coding, but don't know the best way to get there, Getting a Coding Job For Dummies is your compass!
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Getting a coding job for dummies, by Nikhil Abraham with Kathleen Taylor and Bud E. Smith, (electronic book)
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Publication
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Formerly CIP.
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
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  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
<p>Introduction 1</p> <p>About This Book 1</p> <p>Foolish Assumptions 2</p> <p>Icons Used in This Book 2</p> <p>Beyond the Book 3</p> <p>Where to Go from Here 3</p> <p><b>Part I: Getting a Job in Coding 5</b></p> <p>Chapter 1: Seeing the Big Picture 7</p> <p>Chapter 2: Exploring Coding Career Paths 19</p> <p>Chapter 3: Working as a Coder 33</p> <p>Chapter 4: Understanding Key Coding Concepts 47</p> <p><b>Part II: Technologies Used When Coding 55</b></p> <p>Chapter 5: Creating a Website 57</p> <p>Chapter 6: Programming with Ruby and Python 83</p> <p>Chapter 7: Creating Mobile Apps 93</p> <p>Chapter 8: Analyzing Big Data 101</p> <p><b>Part III: Getting Your Coding Education 111</b></p> <p>Chapter 9: Coding on Your Own 113</p> <p>Chapter 10: Going to Boot Camp 131</p> <p>Chapter 11: Exploring Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees 151</p> <p>Chapter 12: Training on the Job 165</p> <p><b>Part IV: Launching Your Career Path 175</b></p> <p>Chapter 13: Building Your Portfolio Site 177</p> <p>Chapter 14: Networking for Opportunities 191</p> <p>Chapter 15: Interviewing and Becoming a Star 203</p> <p><b>Part V: The Part of Tens 217</b></p> <p>Chapter 16: Ten Interview Questions Decoded 219</p> <p>Chapter 17: Ten Job Search Strategies 229</p> <p>Chapter 18: Ten Coding Myths 239</p> <p>Chapter 19: Ten Coding Job Websites 249</p> <p>Talk the Talk 257</p> <p>Index 265</p>
Control code
AH28841078
Extent
viii, 278 pages
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
After 5 minutes Preview, click on &#x32;Request Access&#x33;, fill in a form with your details. If triggered, the book will be loaned and tied to the one user for 1 week, during which time users can read or download as they choose. 4th user request triggers auto-purchase
Isbn
9781119050940
Lccn
2015941960
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Getting a coding job for dummies, by Nikhil Abraham with Kathleen Taylor and Bud E. Smith, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP.
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
<p>Introduction 1</p> <p>About This Book 1</p> <p>Foolish Assumptions 2</p> <p>Icons Used in This Book 2</p> <p>Beyond the Book 3</p> <p>Where to Go from Here 3</p> <p><b>Part I: Getting a Job in Coding 5</b></p> <p>Chapter 1: Seeing the Big Picture 7</p> <p>Chapter 2: Exploring Coding Career Paths 19</p> <p>Chapter 3: Working as a Coder 33</p> <p>Chapter 4: Understanding Key Coding Concepts 47</p> <p><b>Part II: Technologies Used When Coding 55</b></p> <p>Chapter 5: Creating a Website 57</p> <p>Chapter 6: Programming with Ruby and Python 83</p> <p>Chapter 7: Creating Mobile Apps 93</p> <p>Chapter 8: Analyzing Big Data 101</p> <p><b>Part III: Getting Your Coding Education 111</b></p> <p>Chapter 9: Coding on Your Own 113</p> <p>Chapter 10: Going to Boot Camp 131</p> <p>Chapter 11: Exploring Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees 151</p> <p>Chapter 12: Training on the Job 165</p> <p><b>Part IV: Launching Your Career Path 175</b></p> <p>Chapter 13: Building Your Portfolio Site 177</p> <p>Chapter 14: Networking for Opportunities 191</p> <p>Chapter 15: Interviewing and Becoming a Star 203</p> <p><b>Part V: The Part of Tens 217</b></p> <p>Chapter 16: Ten Interview Questions Decoded 219</p> <p>Chapter 17: Ten Job Search Strategies 229</p> <p>Chapter 18: Ten Coding Myths 239</p> <p>Chapter 19: Ten Coding Job Websites 249</p> <p>Talk the Talk 257</p> <p>Index 265</p>
Control code
AH28841078
Extent
viii, 278 pages
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
After 5 minutes Preview, click on &#x32;Request Access&#x33;, fill in a form with your details. If triggered, the book will be loaned and tied to the one user for 1 week, during which time users can read or download as they choose. 4th user request triggers auto-purchase
Isbn
9781119050940
Lccn
2015941960
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote

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