Learning Objectives

  • Name three reasons why it’s important to understand employers’ needs.


Understanding employers’ needs plays a big role in your job search, application process, and interview. Seeing their side will help you improve your approach and make you a more suitable candidate.


Pros and Cons on hiring Junior Developers (40 minutes)

Goal: To understand the employers’ perspective on hiring a Junior Developer

  1. Read the article Why hire Junior Developers: Is it even worth it?
  • Common Misconceptions about Junior Developers
  • Benefits of Hiring Junior Developers
  1. Make notes, as you’ll need them in class.