“911 what’s your Emergency?” Many of us dread having to make the call for a loved one who is struggling for their last breath. It could be for a spouse, parent, grandparent or god-forbid, a child. Dealing with the loss of a loved one is never easy, even when it’s expected, it’s unexpected.
That’s how I felt when my father passed from medical complications five years ago. [More...]
Pooja A. Chawla
October 26th, 2018: The Day I Quit
October 26, 2019
October 26th, this day one year ago I decided to quit my job and hop on a flight, half way across the world to India. I remember the emotions I had when I emailed my resignation to my boss at 9:00 AM on my way to the airport, stopped at the traffic light, outside of my office that I came to every day to for a few years. I was scared, excited, nervous, a jolt of adrenaline was running through me all at the same time as I hit the send button. My heart was racing, my phone rang - it was my boss. Ex-boss as of five minutes ago. [More...]