Did you ever wonder, “Why haven’t I been hired?” After applying for countless jobs, you waited…and waited…but no response? Maybe you even landed an interview but didn’t get the job offer. Why? According SHRM Human Resource experts, candidates are often … Continue reading →
You have attended a networking event and met valuable contacts. Now what? It is important to follow up and develop your professional relationships. Always follow-up within 1 or 2 business days Connect on LINKED-IN and social media Follow up with … Continue reading →
Make Your Mark! With thoughtful preparation and research, you are sure to make any networking event a huge success. Here are tips to maximize networking opportunities: BEFORE THE EVENT Prepare: Identify your goal for this event Update all aspects of your social media Update/print … Continue reading →
Here’s our 978th article on resumes. ‘Cause you can never get enough advice on resumes. Just like I can never get enough Star Wars action figures. Priorities. But normally they’re advising what goes into a résumé. This time, let’s read … Continue reading →
Are you an aspiring video game writer? Check out this WRITERS GUILD podcast episode “Words Into Pixels: Video Game Writing” recorded at the WGF event in Los Angeles.
Moderated by: Neil Druckmann (THE LAST OF US, UNCHARTED 4: A THIEF’S END). Guest panel includes: TJ Fixman (RATCHET & CLANK series), Marianne Krawczyk (GOD OF WAR series) and Tom Bissell (GEARS OF WAR: JUDGMENT). Listen for their insightful and very funny stories on:
The challenges and constraints of writing video game scripts.
The most annoying parts of the job.
What skills are important if you want to write for games.
Hopefully, you’re already able to discern which of these images is the TO DO and which is the NOT TO DO. But there are plenty more tips that might not appear as obvious as these. For instance, dressing trendy is … Continue reading →
Man, can a movie get you up. Get you motivated. I dare you to watch Rudy and not question if you’ve done enough in life. Movies can also educate. There are books written by psychologists prescribing certain movies for your … Continue reading →
Recently, the subject came up about starting your resume off with a summary, profile, objective or such. While almost all employers agree that objectives are a resume killer today, some singular employers may point out a summary instead. There are … Continue reading →
Ok, you scored an interview. Now it’s showtime. Think of it like an actor on opening night. All the critics are there and you need to earn their raves. It doesn’t only take confidence. it takes honesty, relatability and more. … Continue reading →