Rely on the fact that you have passion for what you love, regardless of how you feel about your skills in that subject. Be carried by that passion, and you'll go a long way and surprise yourself many times along the way. Without having confidence, you'll value and appreciate each achievement more... (more) I wrote this 2 years ago while I was flying from the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing Convention in Portland to Seattle for my Microsoft interviews. I stumbled upon it while sharing it with a friend, but I reread it and loved it, so I thought I'd share it here!
Sometimes, it's the small things in life that truly change and amaze us. You happen upon them at the strangest times, whether you expect them or not. Could be something as simple as a phrase that pops in your head to reading an answer on Quora to a quick glance behind you.
That's what this blog ... (more)