Bootstrap Your Way to Millions by Following These 7 Proven Steps

Bootstrap Your Way to Millions by Following These 7 Proven Steps

Posted by on Mar 25, 2016 in General | No Comments

Through her company AngelHack, Sabeen Ali created a global network of 50,000 programmers in 52 cities across the world. She has partnered up with major companies from Hasbro and the Hearst Corporation to HP, Cisco, and Conde Nast. She has spoken at two TEDx Talks on both sides of the world and has teams in…

#Speakfreely With Rebel Calling Card [Twitter Chat + Giveaway]

#Speakfreely With Rebel Calling Card [Twitter Chat + Giveaway]

Posted by on Feb 8, 2016 in General | No Comments

We’ve all experienced a time when a dropped call is less than favorable. Whether it’s with a client, your parents, someone you’re trying to break up with (awkwarrrrd) or anyone for that matter, a dropped call is never a helpful thing. And buffering symbols on Skype, WhatsApp and Viber… don’t even get me started! If…

How Does a Person Try to Get out of Bed When Depression Is Keeping Them In?

How Does a Person Try to Get out of Bed When Depression Is Keeping Them In?

Posted by on Nov 23, 2015 in General, Life Advice | No Comments

I’ve had times of my life where I was so depressed, I wanted to just hide away from the world and just give up as it kept moving forward. I watched my Lexus GS 350 disappear. I saw that I no longer had trust from my investors. I saw that my job was basically ended….

How Is Racial Profiling Different from Racism?

How Is Racial Profiling Different from Racism?

Posted by on Oct 5, 2015 in General | 2 Comments

Racial profiling is cultivated from an institutionalized system made to keep minorities as underprivileged citizens. The root cause of the problem can be the criteria to get a loan for a home, health benefits, or even what zip code one lives in compared to their white counterparts. In the past, Tim Wise stated that it…

Should I Work if My Parents Are Worth Hundreds of Millions of Dollars?

Should I Work if My Parents Are Worth Hundreds of Millions of Dollars?

Posted by on Sep 15, 2015 in General, Life Advice | No Comments

Background information from the person that asked this question: I’m 25 years old.  I was raised as a member of the middle class.  My parents do not come from wealth, and we were not at all wealthy (by Silicon Valley standards) when they were raising me.  My parents ended up starting a couple of companies…

What Surprised You the Most about Growing Up?

What Surprised You the Most about Growing Up?

Posted by on Apr 10, 2015 in General, Life Advice | No Comments

When I was growing up, I wanted to be older.  I wanted to grow up as fast as possible so I could start working and becoming a man.  I thought it would be a dream come true. Now that I’m older, I want to be young again.  I want to recapture who I was when…

How Do I Stay Humble When I’m Wealthy?

How Do I Stay Humble When I’m Wealthy?

Posted by on Feb 4, 2015 in General, Life Advice | No Comments

It’s extremely hard.  It’s engraved in our nature to take pride in the things we acquire.  Yet, once we take pride in things, that is when we start to lose what we have.  People end up making rash decisions, put down their guard, turn to drugs, or some other type of detrimental behavior, once they…

Why Shouldn’t You Outsource?

Why Shouldn’t You Outsource?

Posted by on Feb 3, 2015 in Business Advice, General | 3 Comments

Someone on Quora had asked me: “Median salary of a Software Engineer in India is around Rs 3.6 Lakh whereas in US it is $71k(ie Rs 44Lakh) which is nearly 12.4 times that of India, but the cost of living or equivalent salary of US is considered to be only 4 to 5 times that…