Broke College Kid to Freelancer in 8 Months

My story begins in July of 2017. This was the point where I decided to give up my career in Software Engineering. I didn’t enjoy the field, and the hate for my work was causing all of the other aspects of my life to turn grey. So one day, I just said: “I’m done.” The … Continue reading “Broke College Kid to Freelancer in 8 Months”

How Introverts can Effectively Network on LinkedIn?

Networking is not as bad as you think. Yeah, you have to talk to people, but you don’t have to do it in person . . . that much. I’m going to show you how you can use LinkedIn to get an interview for an internship without having to talk face-to-face with people. You may … Continue reading “How Introverts can Effectively Network on LinkedIn?”

The 1 Untold Reason Why You Should Focus More On Internships Rather Than GPA

I’ve had a GPA of 2.7 or lower for the past 4 semesters and I just turned down Facebook and Amazon for internships. Drop the mic . . . But for real though, you and I both know that a 2.7 is far from stellar. I’ve had friends who used to laugh at people with … Continue reading “The 1 Untold Reason Why You Should Focus More On Internships Rather Than GPA”

3 Steps to Turn Rejections into Internship Offers

It hurts doesn’t it. Getting rejected. Being told you’re not good enough and someone else is better. Companies can’t hire everyone that applies, but that still doesn’t make it easier to be one of the ones that are rejected. And what can really ruin your day is when a company you were really pulling for, … Continue reading “3 Steps to Turn Rejections into Internship Offers”