Posts by Nikunj Kothari

  • Nikunj Kothari

    Editor’s Note: This is part of our new series “A New College Grad’s Guide to Your First Job” written by Nikunj Kothari who graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) earlier this year. “How do you deal with the commute?” “Oh, I’ll never be able to do the commute” “Do you know how bad the traffic is?” These are just few of the responses I hear when I tell people that I commute every day from San Francisco to…

  • Nikunj Kothari

    Editor’s Note: This is part of our new series “A New College Grad’s Guide to Your First Full-Time Job” written by Nikunj Kothari who just graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). Though this is written from the perspective of a recent college graduate, a lot of these lessons are ones we can all afford to learn again. tl;dr: Listen intently. Never eat alone. Celebrate the small wins. Work Hard, Be Nice. Stay Focused and Keep Executing. After…