How to Get a Job as a Web Developer in Chicago

I’ve sent this email out to a few friends already. I thought it might be helpful to more people, but I’m too lazy to organize it into a proper post, so I’m splatting it out here.

Here’s a few things I’ve written:

My friend Nikhil sent this list my way:

I’ve added some. The ones above may or may not have openings in Chicago. I’m almost certain these have openings in Chicago:

And, of course, awesome smaller development shops/apprenticeships:
And design firms for the hell of it (this is quickly becoming a list for my own purposes):

And don’t forgot the job boards:

Don’t talk to recruiters unless they are also programmers! Recruiters that seem legit:
That was fuckin’ long. Hope it gets you some career.