A reflection & 3 life lessons that I’ve learned throughout my 5 years at UBC

Note: If you are interested in the life lessons alone without my personal reflection, click here

A single candle can light a hundred more.

“You should really write a blog or be a life-coach or something”.

These words, that a former student of mine put so eloquently, were ones that I had dismissed at the time as a student trying to sugarcoat their way to an easy lab marking, and as a TA for an undergraduate CS class, I had become accustomed to the routine.

But as I write this post, having completed my undergraduate degree at the University of British Columbia with a combined major in Business…

Alex Jordache

UBC CS/Business Graduate — Previous SWE Intern @Microsoft @RBC @VisionCritical

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