Hacker Career Advice

GitHub Is Not Your Portfolio

Real talk: most HR reps and hiring managers aren’t interested in your GitHub profile. Unless your code is well documented, comes with tests, has great instructions, or is live online, don’t expect anyone to clone it or try it out.

What will interest folks is a portfolio that demonstrates your best work and entices them to learn more about you. Here’s what you have to do:


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