Lessons · Study Abroad

Singapore!?! Part 1: An emotional roller coaster

So like most of you have guessed from my lack of existence except through the occasional Facebook pictures, I’ve been studying abroad in a magical place called Singapore. I just finished my semester here so it’s time to unwind and tell the tale of my ratchet adventures. 18. Nice people restore my faith in humanity… Continue reading Singapore!?! Part 1: An emotional roller coaster

life · Startup

San Francisco Life: Google, Visa, and Twitter

Before I get into it, a little disclaimer. My heart goes out to those affected by the horrors of the terror attack in Paris. It frustrates the hell out of me that life is so ridiculous and it makes me truly wonder will there ever be peace in the world? I don’t know, maybe I… Continue reading San Francisco Life: Google, Visa, and Twitter

Startup

Whos Hiring You? Top 3 Reasons Internship Hunting Sucks and How To Beat Them

Let’s face it, students looking for internships get the short end of the stick when it comes to options. It’s so difficult to find good internships that aren’t extremely competitive especially if you don’t come from a great educational background. Even if you do, there’s a famous catch 22 where companies want students with experience, so students… Continue reading Whos Hiring You? Top 3 Reasons Internship Hunting Sucks and How To Beat Them

Work

Lessons School Can’t Teach You: Visa Part 2

So this post is more for my personal musings about things I learned in terms of business skills. 10. Large Numbers are Contentious Like I mentioned in the last post, working with real numbers that could potentially save massive amounts ($800,000+) is quite a surreal experience. As a student still in college who one day… Continue reading Lessons School Can’t Teach You: Visa Part 2