LinkedIn was nice enough to remind me that I just completed my fifth year at Waze. Good looking out, LinkedIn. That was very nice of you! Although I’m no Leslie Knope when it comes to dates, I’m pretty good when it comes to remembering important anniversaries. My friend Jaime just celebrated the fourth anniversary of having me at his wedding. So there’s that.
I began with Waze in 2012 and over the course of my five years I have changed roles, moved cities, traveled the world and oh yea, been part of an acquisition.
My time with the company has been an unforgettable experience. But putting this experience to words is often difficult. For nothing I say will ever do justice to the lessons and challenges I’ve experienced during my career with Waze. But lately I’ve found an outlet that can make reflecting on the last five years somewhat possible. [Read more…]