Likability is the #1 key to succeeding in any position at any company at any point in time. After I graduated with my Masters, I was headed into the working world and felt that I needed to prove myself. That didn’t mean proving that I was a good person and could do good work — it was about proving how smart I was and how much better I was than everybody else. It took me a while to understand this, but the most important part of an interview is…Continue Reading “5 Tips on Becoming a Better Person to Work With”
Oh man this set is fun! I played Izzet, even though I had a white seeded pack. Woops.Continue Reading "Journey Into Nyx Prerelease Report"
On Friday, April 25th, the Informative Gamers group at the University of Michigan hosted their first research jam. I’m the alum advisor, so naturally I had a few things to say…Continue Reading "Informative Gamers Research Jam Postmortem"
Hi. I’m the guy pictured here, which for me is a pretty awesome accomplishment. #humblebrags
A wise being once said: “with great power comes great responsibility”.
I guess if you’re the face of a careers page on a grad school website, you should ascribe to that saying. So here I am, trying to act both powerfully and responsibly.Continue Reading "Transitioning from school to work"
Okay, so if I did this right… this WordPress post on my blog should automatically get tweeted to my @bromid account, which should automatically trigger a post onto my Facebook wall. Right? Right. Let’s see if it works. Also, if you’re interested in what I have to say, I’ll be doing long, stream-of-consciousness style blogs most likely about random-ass topics, so give me a bookmark!
Seriously, this MTG spoiler season is one of the best yet.Continue Reading "YES! YES! YES! YES! YES!"