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The keyword is keyword

Resumes fly around employer offices today like confetti at a colorblind convention.  On the surface, they're all black and white so employers need tools to differentiate the keepers from the trash fodder. And what do they use to do this?  Keyword software. Software specifically designed to pour through all the resumes in search of positive… Continue reading The keyword is keyword

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Career Advice, Game Writing Advice

Heads up Video Game Writers: It’s a Mod, Mod, Mod, Mod World

In the new frontier of Video Game Writing, it takes more than a script to truly get noticed.  It takes modding. And when it comes to showcasing your writing skills, arguably there is no better game to mod than Skyrim.  With the ability to create dialogue, it is a writer's best option. Then there are… Continue reading Heads up Video Game Writers: It’s a Mod, Mod, Mod, Mod World

Career Advice

A whole new toybox for video game writers to show off their mods through

A short while ago, Grand Theft Auto V finally hit the PC market and the mods are flying fast and furious. Mods? Those grads looking to get into game writing already know what I'm talking about.  Mods are the best showpiece for breaking into the video game industry. So far, Skyrim has been the best… Continue reading A whole new toybox for video game writers to show off their mods through

Career Advice, Writing Opportunities

NYC or NYC bound grads: Intern with a NYT best selling author

Here's a chance to intern with New York Times best selling author, Dan Schawbel. Along with his gigs writing for Time and Forbes, Dan runs a research firm that is all about personal branding.  Something one should get in touch with coming out of school anyway.  Off of his work there, he's published books on… Continue reading NYC or NYC bound grads: Intern with a NYT best selling author