[hackerspaces] hackerspaces on resumes
bradley.will at gmail.com
Wed Jan 25 08:12:07 CET 2012
I think the golden rule of resumes is relevance. If the relevant bit is
that it's an organization you learned a lot about leadership in, then any
organizational word should be find. But if the relevant bit is the
hardware/software/tech/engineering, those industries do/should know about
hackerspaces. Intel and Microchip are just down the road and their teams
have approached us before, so hackerspace is probably a great keyword for
those industries especially if you have a few words tying it back to their
On Wed, Jan 25, 2012 at 12:03 AM, tetsu yatsu <tetsuharu at gmail.com> wrote:
> I list my hackerspace on my resume. I include it as Volunteer Work under
> Work Experience.
> Depending on the company, I may send a copy that says 'makerspace' or one
> that says 'hackerspace'. If it's a company that works with open source
> softwares the term usually leads to questions which I have good business-y
> answers for.
> My current job I got primarily because they spotted the word
> 'hackerspace', so I would definitely use it.
> - T
> On Tue, Jan 24, 2012 at 4:10 PM, strages <strages at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Do you list your hackerspace(s) on your resume? If so, in what way(s)?
>> Makers Local 256
>> Discuss mailing list
>> Discuss at lists.hackerspaces.org
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> Discuss at lists.hackerspaces.org
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