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During Career Week we shared 5 Steps to Kick Start Your Career Search. In case you missed any, and for future reference, here they are:
How did you get into the MSP program?
Well that’s quite a story. I was the kind of kid who never believed in miracles but now I do. When I dig into the memories of the selection procedure it feels nothing less than a miracle, as if entire universe was conspiring to make me an MSP. It all started with a video shared by my friend on Facebook which was titled Microsoft Student Partners.
Tell us about your experience with Windows 8 and developing a Windows Store app
My experience with Windows 8 and developing a Windows 8 app has been really exciting. I never thought I will go so far in the field of developing apps as I am right now. I think Microsoft has changed my life as it has given me a very big stage to create apps and showcase it to the whole world.
Take a look at student developed app Crazy Miner. It’s a game of searching for gold and other treasure. You cast out your hook and reel it in to capture enough treasure to move to the next level. It has been recently updated. Check it out and get inspired to develop your own app.
Yesterday we held a live chat event on our Facebook page featuring Kimberly Wagner, a Microsoft University Recruiter and Wilson To, an Imagine Cup and MSP alumnus who now works forCaradigm, a Microsoft and GE Healthcare Company. From landing a job or internship at Microsoft to top skills for tech industry professional, we covered it all. See below for some of the top questions and answers from our one hour session. To learn more about Wilson and Kimberly, check out this interview blog post.