Posts Tagged: Information technology

Building Blocks, Building Ideas

I love Agile games! I was wondering why I didn’t get a chance to know about the Scrum model earlier during my graduate studies. I have worked on various software projects in teams where I had faced issues that could be easily addressed by implementing Scrum. I had worked in teams where there have been… Read more »

House Hunters Pittsburgh: Finding Summer Housing in the Steel City

Finding a place to live that is great, let alone suitable, can get tricky in a city environment like Pittsburgh – especially if you do not live here year-round. Luckily, the Steel City is one of the most affordable and livable cities around, giving you more options than you think when it comes to finding… Read more »

Overcoming Obstacles: Confronting Challenges in the Workplace

UPMC’s Summer Associates Program has been an educational, motivational and inspirational experience for me. We all know about the first day jitters and the panic mode that sets in as you walk to your first meeting without a clue what will be going on. The obstacles people face during their first internship or job are… Read more »