Category Archives: Career

Parting Is Such Sweet Sorrow

The most difficult part of creating a transitional plan for my departure is writing a decent farewell letter to my clients. Unfortunately, five years of sending nothing but business emails in short-hand has completely undone any ability I once possessed … Continue reading

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Days At Haas

I’ve just completed three intense days of networking and soul-searching. I visited the campus of UC Berkeley to attend Days At Haas with an open mind and walked away having met some truly amazing people. I drove up to Berkeley … Continue reading

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Anderson Days

Part 1 Last night, I drove from Riverside to Santa Monica in the rain. I realized that not only do my windshield wipers need replacing, but LA’s roads are filled with potholes. Trying to see my lane became an exercise … Continue reading

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The Decision Of My Life

On January 12, 2011, my life changed forever. My phone rang twice. In the morning, I learned that I had been granted admission to the UCLA Anderson School of Management. Around noon, I learned that I had been granted admission … Continue reading

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Google Grants Everest Art

During my early days at Google, I volunteered to be an optimization specialist for the Google Grants team. Part of my job was creating artwork like the one below (circa 2007) to promote Google Grants. Google Grants is an awesome … Continue reading

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