Lean in or lie down? Balancing jobs, side projects, and hobbies

This is a lightly-edited transcript of a keynote talk I gave at Flawless Hacks in New York in April 2019.

When I was in college and was starting to apply for internships and jobs, it became apparent very quickly that having a resume and LinkedIn wasn’t enough. I had to start a blog, then actually blog on Medium, build a portfolio, go to hackathons and do…