Windows Phone Resources
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.
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:
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.
This week we shared resources for students who are starting their career search. This included tips to stand out and stories of Microsoft employees. We also hosted a Facebook Chat with Microsoft University Recruiter, Kimberly Wagner, and Imagine Cup and MSP Alumni, Wilson To, who now works in tech.
Take a look at student developed app Hearts Deluxe, which brings the popular card game Hearts to your Windows Phone! Try to go for the lowest score by avoiding Hearts and the Queen of Spades. The game features intuitive controls, adjustable difficulty and a statistics tracker. It has 883 reviews and a 4 and a half start rating so be sure to check it out.