First Stop…Sydney, Australia Mountain
View, CA Mumbai, IndiaLinkedIn HQ 4 weeks START Bangalore, India 1 Month Singapore 2 weeks + 3 weeks Sydney, Australia 4 weeks Australia was the perfect way to ease into my trip. The people were very friendly, there was a lot to see, great food and mostly everything was walking distance.
Office Life Australia is where
all of the planningcame to life. I sat with the RecruitingCoordinator and really figured out whatthe existing coordination process lookedlike, and what I could do to help improveit. HR/Recruiting Room Sydney Kitchen -This basket was trouble, it was filled w/Cadbury Chocolates!
Sights of Sydney (I
took all of these photos) Sydney Ope ra House Vivid Festival of Lights er E ye Syd ney Tow View from ab ox! rmer, i n Perfo Street Parade in D arling HarbSydney Harbour Bridge our Bondi Beach
Cairns Weekend Trip Home
of the Great Barrier Reef Snorkeling-I was way too flustered to use my under water camera! Feeding time for the local fish
Next Stop…Singapore Mountain View,
CA Mumbai, India 4LinkedIn HQ weeks START Bangalore, India 1 Month Singapore 2 weeks+ 3 weeks Sydney, Australia 4 weeks Being in Singapore was a blast, shopping and eating is more than a way to pass the time, it’s a way of life, and I really lived while in Singapore!
Office Life I was in
Singapore for two weeks,and tasked with restructuring andidentifying a more efficient way forthe APAC Talent Acquisition teamto churn out reports. King Size version of the chocolates, I Doors to Singapore office - APAC Headquarters was hoarding in Sydney
Being in Bangalore This was
the beginning of driving “Ms. Mariama.” from this point on, I was chauffeured around town and called either Ms, or ma’am. Felt like a boss, when I exited the airport and saw a driver holding this.…
Office Life Couple times aweek
this guywould come andmake the mostdelicious chaats!Afternoon snack!The Bangalore office was very laid back. Imet regularly with the team to develop acandidate experience plan that couldalso work in Mumbai. 2-wheelers outside of Bagmane Tech Park
First Day in Mumbai Last
leg of the trip, day 1 out in Mumbai and I see an elephant sharing the street with rickshaws, motorcycles and cars!It is typical to see cows in the streets in India, but an elephant?!? This was a pretty rare sight! Walking down the streets of Mumbai
Office Life Presentation was
eel r mak ing me f everything! Thanks fo a name tag! with at home Masala Chai, had this about 2-3 times a day, Yum!I really enjoyed the spirit of the Mumbaioffice. During my time there I was luckyenough to to experience India’sIndependence Day. We celebrated byplaying some Indian Trivia.
Sights of Mumbai IIT Bombay-
CampusVisit w/ Er Naresh ika and rukh Mansio n of Shah ood! l l yw Khan- K ing of Bo Dr. Fish Therapy Ad for a smart phone, with social media offerings, had to capture the excess ‘in’ logos
Weekend Trip to Shanghai One
of my best friends from high school has been living in Shanghai for over a year, and during a 3 day weekend I went for a visit! Shanghai Skyline Urban P his, lanning M a pture t useum Ha d to c Live Once y Y ou Onl Yuyuan Garden
Weekend Trip to Taj Mahal!
Met my dad in Delhi,and we took a day tripto Agra to see the TajMahal. aw per ” ricksh Insi de a “suTaj Mahal at Sunset, from the Moonlight Garden, across the Yamuna River.
Wait…Back to Singapore! Mountain
View, CA Mumbai, IndiaLinkedIn HQ 4 weeks START Bangalore, India 4 weeks Singapore 2 weeks+3 weeks Sydney, Australia 4 weeksWith a little over a week left in my APAC trip, I was asked if I could come back to Singapore?!?!
Singapore Office Life - Round
2 By the end of the 3 additional weeks, reporting was in a good place, and I was ready to leave knowing I had passed on my work and made an impact.2nd visit was during the Mooncake Festival. The Hong Kong office had special packaging made, it somehow made it’s way to the Singapore office
Sights Raffles Hotel is
the home of the Long Bar, where the original Singapore Sling was created. You can find peanut shell coverings on the floor and live musicRaffles Hotel, picture taken while the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (Will & Kate!) were staying there.
Homeward Bound! Mountain View,
CA Mumbai, IndiaLinkedIn HQ 4 weeks START Bangalore, India 4 weeks Singapore 2 weeks + 3 weeks Sydney, Australia 4 weeks
Takeaways There is nothing like
being back home,and in the Mountain view office. Butregardless of where I was, every LinkedInoffice felt like a home away fromhome.Everyone was incredibly generous, andgrateful for my time with them. It can behard to keep culture consistent across theglobe, but each and every office hadtheir own way of maintaining the spiritof LinkedIn. My “thank you” gift from the team!