It was a bold decision to take this module in the first semester of my second year, and I certainly do not regret it. Not many people are given this opportunity and I certainly learned much much more from this module than all other modules combined. That being said, I am probably very screwed for finals. The … Continue reading CS3216 Post Mortem
It's only after recess week and my semester just took a turn for the worst. A series of events happened and I really feel bad about the way I took it in my stride. First of all, midterm results were not satisfactory. I performed slightly below average for both papers. Given that I only had … Continue reading Oh I’m a mess right now, inside out.
It's the semester's half-time again. This time I didn't spend it studying my ass off in school. I actually did project after project and went home for a break. Having only two papers next week, I feel strangely confident. That's a bad thing. I have a tendency to stay in school most weekends for fear of … Continue reading Half-time, once more.
I wrote about not treating school seriously previously and felt that maybe it is time to do some life restructuring. It's already 3 weeks into school but I don't feel like I've learnt or achieved much at all. I need to tidy up what's currently on my plate since I have so many things to juggle … Continue reading Restructure
Just came back from a CS3216 talk on Growth Hacking by Zopim's Bjorn (very cool name I swear) and Wei Xiang. It was a pretty inspiring and relatable talk especially after I completed an internship at a growing startup. One of the more relatable point that was mentioned is learning through mistakes. Several questions were brought … Continue reading Learning Through Mistakes
Well I didn't exactly die in ShopBack, but I'd want to document what I've experienced from the 3 months spent here. My official end date is next week and I think it's the right time to do some reflection (again). I like to split what I've learnt into three different categories. Mainly: Software Engineering Business Operations … Continue reading ShopBack Post Mortem
Summer is coming to an end soon and I've grown so much both as a person and as an engineer. School is starting in a mere 2 weeks' time and here's what I hope to achieve for my Sophomore year's first semester! CS3216: Software Engineering on Evolving Platforms This shall be the love of my … Continue reading Goodbye Summer, Hello Year 2!