It’s the time of year to apply for jobs. Whether you’re a college senior applying for your first “real world” job or an underclassman gunning for an internship, you all have one thing in common – the interview. No matter what, to some degree, you’ll be nervous going into an interview. Fortunately, you have control over how those nerves affect you. Being able to recognize that you’ll have those nerves, you will be able to tackle them head on, entering the interview well prepared and confident.
From a young age, Adam Barenblat knew he wanted to work in the video game industry. Not knowing what specific job he wanted or how to get there, his instincts told him this was where he belonged. Determined to build a career in this field, Barenblat sought outside resources for guidance. Following the golden advice of one of the world’s most well-known techy, he chose a somewhat unconventional route to get into the game. Taking a more “unconventional route” to get his foot in the door Barneblat was able to see more and find new areas of interests.
Read on for more of Barenblat’s story, what it’s like to work as a video producer at Fast Company and how he is still able to exercise his gaming passion. Scroll down further for Adam’s Vision Q&A. (more…)