Abhishek Desai

My, myself and the Internet

Category: Students

One of the best talks for students about to join college

This is one of the best talks I have ever heard for students. 6 things I wish I knew the day I started Berklee Derek is talking about Music college here but I don’t see any reason why it can’t be applied to all streams. Engineering, Science, Commerce, Arts anything. So if you know someone […]

College Advices Compilation

Once again I have something to share with you all Computer Science students (CE, IT, MCA, BCA, MSc IT etc). I recently stumbled up on an old article while reading “Smart and Get Things Done” from Joel Spolsky. http://www.joelonsoftware.com/articles/CollegeAdvice.html Joel on Software is one of the best blogs for programmers. His blog and this article […]

Computer Engineering Students: Get ready for the real world

Recently I interacted with 3 bright students who are just about to start their 7th Semester of Computer Engineering. They have to do a year long industry project. GTU (Gujarat Technical University) provides this weird guideline on how they should do the project. Students have to just understand the project definition in their 7th Semester […]

How to become a world class Computer Engineer

Reasons for writing this post: I feel I have not done enough to become a good computer engineer.┬áMay be I did not have someone who could guide me properly. We were only the second batch of Computer Engineering at Nirma Institute of Technology, Ahmedabad, so we had no mentors in the industry. Second reason, may […]