- Back up all of your files at least once a week, it will save you a lot of pain.
- Don't leave everything to the last minute because your hard drive will decide to stop working at the beginning of the weekend.
- Let the Mac techs handle EVERYTHING. Again, it will save you a lot of pain.
- Do more independent projects, things that interest you.
- Be aware of the world around you and all it has to offer.
- Read the newspaper.
- Blog at least once a week
- Don't be boring