In an hall of 10,000 people, how do you get noticed? Networking is a skill that is fundamental to the success of your career, and it can be a difficult one to master, particularly for large-scale conferences and events with thousands … Continue reading Trendy Techie’s Guide to Tweetworking: How to Master Conference Networking at a Large Scale
September is here, and for many students this means it’s time to apply for co-op positions and internships for the winter semester. These jobs give students real-world experience and connections that you simply can’t get in the classroom. As a student I … Continue reading Building a Successful Student Resume
I am a twenty-one year-old student pursuing a Bachelor of Computer Science degree at Dalhousie University and, for the most part, I am exactly like my peers – except that I also work full time at Microsoft. Now that I’ve officially started … Continue reading The Road to Microsoft – My Journey from Student Partner to Intern to Full Time in 2 Years
I am so excited to announce that, as of next week, I will be starting my new position as a Content Developer at Microsoft! I have had an incredible year and a half as a Technical Evangelist, working with talented people to bring … Continue reading Officially Bicoastal – An Exciting Announcement!
From a very young age we are taught that speaking to large groups of people is terrifying. We’re taught that people are by default judgmental and will look for any and every flaw you have before you’ve even opened your … Continue reading 3 Tricks to Get Over Your Fear of Public Speaking
Since launching Trendy Techie in May of last year, I have been fortunate enough to have formed relationships with many companies, from tech startups to fashion designers and everything in between. But this partnership is a special one for me, … Continue reading Announcing: Trendy Techie + Syncfusion Partnership