Mentoring Experience at Summer Of Tech 2016

Almost a year after my first mentoring experience, I did the second round and this time experience was very different. The difference is so obvious that I had to review and change the tune of the last year post. Here are this year’s findings: Do Lean This year, my main concern was to stay lean. The first couple of hours the team tried to come up with a good problem statement, and value proposition....

August 22, 2016 · 1 min · Amir Mohtasebi

Mentoring Experience at Summer Of Tech 2015

Every year there are more than a couple of hackfests happening here in different cities, with different goals, themes, and sponsored by private, non-profit, public companies. They are targeting different segments of our society, from kids, students, college students to software developers. Some of them are free, open to everyone, and some of them are open to only cool kids and you may need to pay to spend your weekend with them....

August 5, 2015 · 3 min · Amir Mohtasebi