Diary of A Young Pro: Vidhi Agrawal
Mar16

Diary of A Young Pro: Vidhi Agrawal

1)Where are you located? San Francisco 2) How old are you? 29 3) What is your job title? I am a pricing manager at Splunk. 4) How has the transition been from backpack to briefcase (college to adulthood)? I would summarize the transition in one word – exhilarating. I’ve lived in 4 different cities on 2 continents. I’ve always done things that not only excite me but also pose a challenge. Unlike other people my age, I’ve always made...

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Album Review: The Revolution Has Come
Feb16

Album Review: The Revolution Has Come

When I received news that one of our Diary of A Young Pros helped develop, produce, and write a whole album dedicated to the empowerment of her people, I had to listen. The Revolution Has Come proved to be everything I needed and wanted during a long day at the office as I contemplated my future in this country as a proud Black American woman.  I have never been scared of what lies ahead, but I am sometimes question if my actions on...

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A Review of 2015 – Onward & Upward
Jan04

A Review of 2015 – Onward & Upward

*This letter was written on 12/31/2015  I would be lying if I said that I am ready for 2016 because this past year went way too quickly.  (I know, a complete cliche.)  To welcome the new year, I am happily writing this note while watching Dope, drinking apple cider, and sitting next to the heater wrapped in 3 blankets.  I have never been the party animal and could barely stay awake past midnight in college; therefore, my homebody self...

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Diary of A Young Pro: Juliana Truesdale
Nov11

Diary of A Young Pro: Juliana Truesdale

1)Where are you located? As a consultant, that’s not always an easy question! I recently moved with my husband from Philly to a small town in the Ann Arbor / Detroit area. However, I travel every week for work and live out of a hotel most Mondays through Thursdays. 2) How old are you? 27 3) What is your job title? Senior Consultant 4) How has the transition been from backpack to briefcase (college to adulthood)? My transition from...

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Monday Memo: November 2015
Nov02

Monday Memo: November 2015

November is an interesting time of the year.  Between board meetings, job projects, airline bookings, and parties, there is so much to be done before the last month of 2015 hits! Here are my inspirational tips to have a productive schedule during this busy time of year. Professional Life List Making Changes Lives: I am a strong supporter of list making! Take some time this week to write down all of the goals that you want to...

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