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Session Name: Increasing the Interview Odds Through Skill Set Diversification
Speaker(s): Garrett Fredley
Company Name(s): Phoenix Labs
Track / Format: Student Program

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Overview: A terrifying prospect for any developer is conquering a job application. With postings demanding a laundry list of skills and experience, how can anyone expect to demonstrate enough prowess to secure that interview? In an industry where positions open and close in the blink of an eye, is it possible to survive without diversification? Follow video game developer and educator Garrett Fredley as he discusses practical advice for avoiding skill set pitfalls, converting secondary skills into highlight strengths, and maximizing the chances of that next interview.

GDC Summer 2020

Garrett Fredley

Phoenix Labs

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Student Program