Seth hit the nail on the head today, especially for the web industry.

More than being able to write a resume or fit-in, what good companies ask for is “show me your side projects” or “What are you really passionate about?”

The college experience is about so much more than going to classes – if that’s all you’re doing, you’re missing out. Get involved, start something, make something.

Nate Atkinson

Nate is the Director of IT at StayMetrics and a web promotor. He was a web developer at Eastern Illinois University and is occasionally adjunct-faculty at EIU teaching some courses in the School of Business. He lives in Champaign, IL with his wife and dog Indiana ("we named the dog Indiana...").

So, what do you think ?