Experts are mixed on this but apparently it has worked for some people. Maybe it shows your leadership skills???
Add your video game skills to your resume. That is if you’re really really good at it.
It helped at least one woman get a sweet job at the University of Michigan. Heather Newman included her World of Warcraft experience to prove that she’s a leader. She noted that she has managed up to 500 players in large-scale raids over several hours a week.
What do the experts think? Mixed. Some think it’s a badge of honor for tech or event-orientated job, while others think it gives the impression you’ll be playing video games in the office all day.