re: What Advice Would You Give Your 20-year-old Self? VIEW POST

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Spend less time playing video games and invest it in learning how to code and other skills earlier - it will make you a more well-rounded person for sure and will pay dividends when you're older!

Reach out to local employers for work shadowing opportunities - the worse they can say is "no" and will most likely to be pleasantly surprised by the creative approach from someone of such a young age :)

 

This is great advice, and you're absolutely right, the worst that can happen is they say 'no'. Getting that experience is so important.

 

Thank you! I wish I realised this earlier. There's a fine line between being too shy and bold when seeking these opportunities to gain experience. But, as the saying goes, if you don't ask, you don't get.

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