Achievements, Frustrations, Sleepless Nights, Salary Negotiations and a lot more.
Major Learning: It was the experience where I learned the most. Accountability is the main takeaway for me. If a task has been assigned to you, then YOU solely are accountable for that.
Major Learning: Sometimes pivoting the idea is necessary for startups but if the founder tries to keep implementing every piece of advice by others then it's difficult for the team to focus on the plans.
Major Learning: I worked there for 5 months and it seems like the longest time in any organization. I experienced a toxic work-culture and learned how one should be very selective when choosing the companies to work for.
Major Learning: One should be flexible in terms of technology to work on. I got hired as a backend intern but I was working on the front-end part of the website mostly because that was the need of the time.
Major Learning: The goal is not just to clear the interview but to deliver the product. I didn't clarify the requirements at the beginning and later got to know that I was missing a big part that should be implemented.