"Do not take failure as your signal to quit; use it as an important step in the learning process. To make this work, you need to believe in yourself."
"Make a plan even as early as freshman year. Talk to advisers and others who know what steps you need to take so that you are able to work for what you want as early as possible."
"Talk up your degree in interviews – people are always impressed to know how tailored the Digital Media Management program is to the tech scene in Austin."
"International work experience provides you the opportunity to enhance your understanding of different cultures, making you a stronger business professional from day one."
"If you find down time in your internship or job, set up meetings with people outside your department to get a broader view of how everyone contributes to the bigger picture. Not only will you learn more, but you will also make more connections."
"The one thing that sets you apart is your resilience – how hard you want to work for it – and your enthusiasm. And so, if you never give up, never stop hustling, that will set you apart more than anything else."