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Cedars Sinai Accelerator Powered by Techstars Those of you who follow my journey, know that in January 2017 I joined one of the top accelerators in the world: Techstars. I had began working there as a technical associate at the start of the second cohort. This post is dedicated to exploring my venture, what I've learned in the last few months and where it has taken me after the accelerator. Brief Background The healthcare accelerator was started by the partnership of Techstars and the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in 2016. The general idea is that both parties mutually select companies who they [...]
A new chapter has began for me in 2017. I've joined a great company and program: Techstars. I've also re-evaluated some of my goals and have began working on them. This blog post is dedicated to exploring my current activities and making some of my goals more transparent! Cedars-Sinai Accelerator Powered by Techstars As some of you already know, I've joined the Cedars-Sinai Accelerator program this year as a technical associate. For those who are not familiar, Techstars is an accelerator for early stage stage start-ups (among other things). Through its global programs, Techstars is able to select, validate and invest [...]
I haven't made a blog post in quite a while, but today I decided to read some of the questions people are posting on LinkedIn and make a brief post about it. The question I'm addressing is as follows: "Hello everyone, I am recently new to LinkedIn and seek help building my profile. I am a Business undergrad and have no experience. Any tips?". Although the person/student is looking for tips as a business students, I would like to provide my general perspective for anyone involved in academics and even outside. 1. Getting Involved As a student, you have a lot [...]
Full Code: UITableView Swift iOS Development UITableView Tutorial & Implementation In this tutorial, we will be looking at iOS Development in Swift. The particular topic we will be covering is UITableViews and how to instantiate them through a UITableViewController as well as a ViewController. This is an extremely important concept which you will be using every single time you create a UITableView in your applications. Needless to say, they are implemented very frequently. Where are UITableViews used A table is simply a collection of data. It is nothing more but a UI display of certain information or data. There are different [...]
Stock investment as an engineer Ever since I started working as an engineer, I've heard co-workers discuss different stocks, their strategies, which companies to invest in, which companies are about to explode, and much more. After accumulating some of my own capital that was simply collecting the 0.02% interest at the bank, I started doing my own research on the matter. Information about stocks The reality is that no matter who you ask what which article you read, there are always different opinions. You will often find contradicting statements from articles, news media and other sources. Some will point you to [...]
Cisco certifications I got very interested in learning more about Cisco equipment after talking to one of my colleagues from college. I had done some research and decided that learning about this technology would be very useful as well as exciting. I picked up a Udemy course in 2015, but didn't decide to fully commit to it until this point. I'm going to get my CCNA this summer no matter what! Basic Cisco setup v1 At this point, I've made a 20$ investment into a Cisco 2950 switch to be able to follow the course and practice on my own. It [...]