If you’re not currently hooked up to an iron lung, you’ve probably heard and followed these two classic pieces of advice:
- Never get involved in a land war in Asia
- Never go against a Sicilian when death is on the line
These are fantastic pieces of wisdom to keep in mind if you’re currently interested in not dying. I would also add to the list, “Press X to not die.”
If you’ve already got the whole not dying thing down, and are now looking to do things like impress recruiters, build your resume, and learn new skills, then I have another piece of advice:
You need to start a blog.
Almost six years ago, Kelly Sutton (the guy who started HackCollege), posted an article about his own college blogging experience. The title should be a clear message – Want a Job? Start a Blog. Here’s the main takeaway…
“A well-formed blog is like a resume that’s constantly updating itself” Tweet This
My experience reflects this quote perfectly.
Here are my top 14 reasons why you should start a blog while you’re still in college. Read More →