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Connecting the Dots between the University and the Industry

Connecting the Dots between the University and the Industry

Omolara Adejuwon

December 02, 2017

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  1. Periods to maximize ✘ Strike ✘ IT ✘ Break periods

    ✘ Pre-NYSC periods ✘ Weekends ✘ Any free time you have even while in school
  2. Connecting with the industry ✘ Be Dedicated ✘ Build your

    communication skills ✘ Connect with senior folks even while in school (Personal, LinkedIn, Twitter) ✘ Build relationships with your colleagues ✘ Volunteer ✘ Attend seminars, programs, hackathons, conferences
  3. FIND RELEVANCE ✘ Get to know the Various opportunities that

    exist in your field ✘ Choose the ones that speak to you most
  4. There is room for everyone ✘ Technical writer ✘ Graphic

    designer ✘ Data Analyst ✘ Systems Engineer ✘ DevOps ✘ Software Engineer ✘ QA analyst ✘ UI/UX Engineer ✘ Product Designer ✘ Hardware Engineer ✘ Network Engineer ✘ Product Manager