I had been working as Frontend Developer for a start up for about 4 years when I decided to try my luck with freelancing. I have been working as a freelance contractor for about 2 years now.
Undergrad School: BITS
Undergrad Major: Electronics and Instrumentation
Age: 28, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Extracurriculars: Won 3rd prize in N/Core-Ideathon for the most promising idea to discover disruptive solutions for problems faced by marginalized or economically backward communities.
Title: SDE II
Length of Employment: 6 yrs, 1 mos
Big Life Wins:
After graduating from a top-tier undergrad school with less than average GPA, it was hard to get a good job. But I slowly made my way through the jobs I could get, worked hard and now my knowledge and experience gets me the best opportunities in the tech industry as a freelancer.
Post MBA Goal:
Slowly get more contracts and help more people like me get a shot at good opportunities despite low GPA.
Target School: HEC Paris