Before The Trip My Final Introduction I’m going to be honest in that after I read my initial blog post in preparation for this final blog post, I started crying. Happy tears, of course!!! I have a tendency to be easily overcome by emotions and this trip certainly did it for me. What a week! … Continue reading This is Just the Beginning
Introduction In an effort to learn more about Walmart Labs, Inc. I decided to dedicate this blog post to diving deep into more of its features and history. Definitely, check out Katie’s blog post to read more about the company’s history and how they are leveraging themselves in the market today! Walmart Labs is a … Continue reading More about @WalmartLabs!
What is FinTech? FinTech is a phrase we have all been hearing over the last decade, and recently more increasingly as startups are very “hot,” and everyone wants to enter into the tech space. I hadn’t known what the term truly meant until this past summer, when I was introduced to the industry by my … Continue reading What is FinTech?
History The founders of LinkedIn included venture capitalist Reid Hoffman, product designer Allen Blue, marketing professional Konstantin Guericke, engineer Eric Ly, and engineer Jean-Luc Vaillant. The website was launched on May 5th, 2003 in Mountain View, California after being founded and worked on in Hoffman’s living room in late 2002. It is a business and … Continue reading All About LinkedIn
Overview Douglas Edwards began working at Google on November 29th, 1999 and concluded his work on March 4th, 2005, a little over five years later. When he started, he described himself as a big-company guy at a small startup, and he left as a small-startup guy at a big company. The book is a detailed, … Continue reading “I’m Feeling Lucky: Confessions of Google Employee Number 59” Summary
Hey guys! My name is Michelle Krameisen and I am a sophomore in CSOM studying Information Systems, and minoring in Philosophy. I became interested in Information Systems after taking Professor Sterpe's Computers in Management class freshmen year and Philosophy after taking Professor Troxell's PULSE class. I served at Shepherd House, a halfway house for women … Continue reading Initial Intro Post!