The Value of Digital Skills

How digital design skills are needed to land a job in design.

Digital Media Convergence

Digital skills are the key to landing a job these days.  From Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, to knowing how to write in HTML and CSS, all the way to editing film in Avid Media Composer, these technical skills can make or break your resume and your job. 

As an intern, your job is to do what your boss asks of you.  Whether they need you to edit or compose any type of media, you are doing it in a program.  And in the real world, not everything can be done in Microsoft Word.  Its essential to know how to make something from scratch, and these programs are how you do it. 

My newfound digital skills helped me land my summer internship and will continue to help me with jobs in the future as my skills grow and advance.  Companies want their interns to know how to use the professional programs…

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