How to Get a Job in WordPress
In their debut conversation for Get Hired, Cory and Courtney discuss the kinds of jobs that are available in WordPress and where to find them.
Welcome to the first episode of the Post Status Get Hired podcast! Cory Miller, CEO of Post Status, and Courtney Robertson, Web Designer and Developer Advocate at GoDaddy, have created Get Hired for anyone who wants to start or develop their career in the WordPress space.
Courtney and Cory will walk you through all the phases of job-seeking and career development in the world of WordPress and web tech in general.
Things you will learn in the first Get Hired podcast series:
- How to decide what you really want to do in your career.
- The minimum skills and tools you need to master — and how to begin learning them.
- How to start a project.
- How to get involved in the WordPress community.
🎙️ Every week Get Hired will help you discover careers in WordPress. Cory Miller and Courtney Robertson launched this podcast series to help anyone who wants to start or develop their career in the WordPress space. They will walk you through all the phases of job-seeking: figuring out what you really want to do in your career, identifying and acquiring the minimum skills and tools you need to master, how to start a project, and how to get involved in the WordPress community. 🐦 Follow @GetHiredWP!
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In This Episode of Get Hired:
- The #gigs channel in Post Status Slack
- The Post Status Job Board
- Michelle Frechette’s WordPress #WorkWednesday Twitter threads
- Job listings at Jobs.WordPress.Net
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About Courtney Robertson
Courtney Robertson is currently a Web Designer and Developer Advocate in the GoDaddy Pro team and the co-rep of the Make WordPress Training Team.
Courtney is driven by the desire to empower various schools, non-profit organizations, and businesses in the most unlikely places by training their students, staff, and business community in business and technology to impact their economy and quality of living. Diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging matter greatly to Courtney.
You can contact Courtney on LinkedIn, Twitter, or on her personal website.
About Cory Miller
Cory Miller is a passionate entrepreneur who believes in finding and maintaining work happiness while challenging you to do great things with your life. In 2008, he started iThemes, a pioneer in building cutting-edge web design software and training, which he grew into a multi-million dollar enterprise, and sold to Liquid Web in 2018. In addition to being a regular leadership speaker, trainer, and writer, he is the co-author of WordPress All-in-One for Dummies (Wiley, 2011).
You can contact Cory on LinkedIn, Twitter, or his personal website.