08/18/14 » Reflecting on my first startup job: Part 2 - Regrets
Here are some things I wish I had done differently during my time at my first startup job.
08/15/14 » Reflecting on my first startup job: Part 1 - Surprises
Wherein I nostalgically reflect on the last couple of years. First post in the four-part series - surprises.
08/12/14 » Business school for a tech career
Some have asked me whether I think an MBA is valuable for somebody who wants to go back into the tech industry. I think the answer is yes, and here are five of the biggest reasons why I think so.
08/05/14 » On Product Hunt: What does it really say about the tech community?
Product Hunt is a great new website for discovering products in the tech community. But, could it actually be a reflection of some of the weaknesses of that same community?
07/29/14 » Was investment banking experience helpful for a startup job?
I sometimes get asked whether ibanking was at all helpful for my role at a startup. Spoiler - the answer is yes and no.
07/22/14 » Why there aren't many fancy, authentic Chinese restaurants
Chinese restaurants are plentiful in the United States, but why are there so few, if any, authentic and fancy Chinese restaurants? Here are some reasons why this may be and whether the trend is likely to change in the near future.
07/15/14 » UX Lessons from a Delta Airport Terminal
What a new airport terminal experience might teach about user experience design.
07/08/14 » The Startup World Phenomenon of Hating on Ideas
The startup world is seemingly filled with people who like critiquing others' business ideas (which I will lump under the colloquial term "hating"). Here are my thoughts as to why, and some personal guidelines to prevent it.
07/01/14 » Blogging Platform Comparison: Ghost vs. Jekyll vs. Medium
At the halfway point of my New Year's resolution to blog for a year, I wanted to compare the three blogging platforms I've tried to date - Ghost, Jekyll (with Github Pages) and Medium.
06/24/14 » Setting up Sequelize Migrations Mid-Project (for Node.js / Express.js)
For those working on an Express.js project with Sequelize, this is a guide for how to transition from Sequelize's sync function to traditional database migrations mid-project. No data will be lost!