The IGDA (International Game Developers Association) has some worthwhile reading if you're interested in getting into the game industry.
One of the most frequently asked questions in Bungie employees' message boxes, either here or on Xbox Live generally involves asking how to get a job in the game industry. Over at IGDA,
they've got a pretty resourceful starting point for people interested in getting into game development. In addition to developer profiles on a bunch of folks in the industry, the IGDA has special sections on various disciplines
in game development: Audio, Design, Production, Visual Arts, Programming and Biz & Misc.