Working @ a Startup in NYC

DONE BY: Nethaniel Ostrer | The Dalton School '16 | Brown U. 

HOW OPPORTUNITY WAS FOUND: 

My high school teacher referred me to a company that a former student had started

LENGTH: 4 months

LOCATION: New York City

FUN: ★★★☆☆

PERSONAL GROWTH: ★★☆☆☆

DAY-TO-DAY LIFE: 

• 8:30am: wake up

• 9am: bike to work 

• 1pm: lunch 

• 6pm: go home

DESCRIPTION OF WORK/ACTIVITIES DONE: 

Building machine learning models to predict when trains would arrive

HOW MANY HOURS OF WORK DID YOU DO PER WEEK? 40

IN EXCHANGE OF WORK, PROVIDES: 

• Free lunch

• Coffee

TOP TIPS: 

Reach out to startups/anyone you know who might know anything about startups. Don't be shy.

 

Jiyoung Jeong