Career Advice From a Life in the Journalism Trenches

From a New York Times column by Charles M. Blow headlined “Career Advice From a Career in the Trenches”:

Thirty years ago, I arrived at The New York Times as an intern. I never planned to be a “company man.” I had no real plan. This is just the way things worked out.

Young people often ask me for career advice. Well, here it is.

Try to be the best at what you do. The money will take care of itself.