Executive Search and Mission-Critical Recruiting in the Game Industry
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If you’re a small developer and you’re having trouble finding skilled help, you might consider teaming up with a local college or university. Schools are often in search of professionals who can come in as adjunct faculty to teach specialized courses, especially courses that would be popular with students. Game-focused classes are popular because so [More...]
A How-To Guide for Game Producers and Developers A game producer or lead developer has at least 12 irons in the fire at all times. He or she needs to be experienced in project management, coding version control, raising and spending money, signing off on artistic and writing decisions, and, of course, structuring the audio [More...]
By Mary-Margaret Walker with Ellen Guon Beeman I joined LinkedIn years ago… one of the first 100,000 original members… because I saw the immediate value. Late last year, I noticed for the first time that LinkedIn believes in the same job title approach that I do… they just do it vertically, as that reads better [More...]
There are a vast array of ingredients, details and factors that we are advised are necessary for success in launching or expanding one’s career (or just Life in general), and it can be overwhelming to try and understand it all, much less implement it. Often, I find it useful to distill things down to the [More...]
It appears game developers are back in the news again as the hell-spawned corruptors of America’s youth. The same youth who would otherwise be flawless citizens, always ready to help little old ladies across the street, if not for the presence of Halo, Grand Theft Auto and any other violence-centric video games that were [More...]