Well...you do need a resume when you first start out. After that, you should find time to do your own thing, gain more experience, and network. On Music Think Tank, Music industry and marketing veterean David Greenberg posts about his experiences and how to build your career.
He encourages you to take the initiative and build your own career by any means necessary. For students or anyone trying to build their career, David has great career advice.
“Since then, my career has been built from networking, mostly, and carving out a path with my own pool of resources, talents, and bulging portfolio of work.”