I got a job!


#42

Congratulations and thanks for the encouragement.


#43

Congrats!!!


#44

I know this is a late reply, but that sounds awesome! I’m just starting, so this is very motivating. Wish me luck!


#45

Man, that’s amazing! Congratulations!
I just started TOP and I’m really hoping to achieve something similar, thank you for the inspiration!


#46

Congratulations! Happy for you.


#47

I know this was months ago, but I’d like to ask just one thing:

when you began applying for jobs, did you just have TOP course on your resume or you did something else (like freelancing)???


#48

Congratulations!


#49

Congratulations, and good luck on your new journey!


#50

Congrats, @akaswen !!! :slight_smile:


#51

Hey Jesus, sorry for the delayed response. Before I finished TOP, I made a tiny web app for my dad, and for the final project of TOP, I made an application for a friend of mine. Because of that, I listed that I had like 1 or 2 months of freelancing experience, which I then listed on my cv. So the sum total was TOP and that little freelance experience. But everything was on github so they could see my code and see that I was able to build web apps, which I think is the biggest part.


#52

Very inspiring story! Thank you for sharing. Congrats and good luck!


#53

Comgratulations @akaswen,
this is an inspirational story and it gives me more confidence as a new comer .


#54

Congrats, @akaswen ! :tada:


#55

I just joined The Odin Project yesterday !
your story inspires me a lot :blush:

Well, congratulations !!! :tada:


#56

Congratulations @akaswen :clap:

Your story is an inspiration to all of us and I hope to see you grow and evolve! All the best Aaron!


#57

Wow congrats!:exploding_head::clap::raised_hands:


#58

Hey i’m New here, and once i read some of what odin offers us, i was reading the member posts and seeing you through this post you really inspired me, I wish you a successful career in the future. @akaswen ++