Engineer at Stripe. Columbia ‘16. http://thebrianzeng.com
Figuring out what to do with your life is a hard thing to do. But does it really need to be that hard? Why isn’t there an algorithm that tells us exactly what we should do after college?
This is geared towards those thinking about software engineering positions. Some of the ideas here might not work too well in other industries, but who knows, maybe they might!
This is adapted from a talk that I gave at Columbia. It’s targeted towards students studying computer science, but hopefully it’s also generalizable.
Whenever I try to give advice, I’m often reminded of an idea I stumbled upon a while…