Go Home and Grind

It’s a well-known fact that I’m a workaholic. This doesn’t necessarily instill a sense of pride or regret. When I left Kyruus, I was so committed to maintaining a “perfect” work-life balance that I neither brought my work laptop home nor cloned edX repositories on my personal laptop. I think that lasted for two months, maybe. The truth is: I […]

Delivering Bad News

Disclaimer: Coursera is a competitor of edX (where I work). My views are my own, not those of edX. Last week Coursera announced they’d be shutting down their old platform, removing some older courses. Hacker News and reddit went crazy and trashed Coursera. Ironically, Coursera made the right choice. They simply did a poor job […]

Leaving Work at Work

I’m a workaholic. I simply cannot rest until I have taken a task or project to completion. Even now I am thinking about the tasks that await me when I walk into the office later this morning. Importantly, however, I am not working on those tasks. Why? Because I cannot work on them. I left my laptop […]