Whoops … Before I knew it, I spent a few pay checks on sneakers and designer streetwear items from our company’s website. &%*$!!!! Financial missteps aside, I feel extremely lucky to have worked for StockX, and soon … my summer project is getting deployed into production!
Never have I worked at a place where it feels like the people I am working with are more like friends than coworkers; I could not be more thankful that HackerFellows has given me this opportunity to be a part of such an amazing company.
My main takeaway from this experience was to not be afraid to step out of my comfort zone and that one will learn and grow more from doing something that they may not be good at than if they are already awesome at it.
I was driving around town with a car full of friends. We were all brainstorming possible internships. I thought, why not try and land an internship with StockX? Soon after that thought, I emailed their support team, asked if I can intern with them. About a week later, their CTO reached out...