How To Be Successful


Q: I’m a freshman in college right now & journalism is a career that interests me. Is there any advice you can share on being successful in journalism?

A: You have to make stuff. The tools of journalism are in your hands and no one is going to give a damn about what is on your resume, they want to see what you have made with your own little fingies.

This and more #realtalk from the fantastic Reddit Q&A with The New York Times’ David Carr.