Host & Producer, Smosh Games
Embrace and understand the qualities that make you - as an individual, as a working professional, a contributor to the industry and space - unique. Treat yourself as a business. As a brand. And, of course, read books, be professional, show up, and don’t be an asshole.
Strategic Partnership Management, Google
This is one of the most welcoming and supportive industries. Introduce yourself to people and companies in which you have interest. Go to trade shows and networking events. Your network will be what sustains you throughout your career - and where you will meet some of your closest friends.
Marketing & Communications Specialist
My gaming origin story goes back to my dad, and I remember playing Warcraft 2 with him. He continued to feed my love for gaming with consoles and PC titles as a kid, and my passion for games are forever tied to those early, magical memories. Thanks, Dad!