Did I just have an unusually long blink? Where did September go? AND October is gone?! Lots of exciting news from September, maybe that’s why it went by so fast… It all started with getting to meet a LearnKey Alumni that relocated to AZ for an IT job at Spectrum. It was an honor to […]
In July 2017 I decided to share an exciting adventure with my LearnKey family. Here is the story. In my first two years with LearnKey, I have created a Job Ready Team from nothing, managed over 50 veterans’ successful placement in careers and assisted with strategic initiatives…. All while learning the ins and outs of […]
I arrived in Vietnam on Saturday, March 31st! Hanoi is a busy, chaotic, energetic city exploding with eastern culture. It’s incredible, the kind of Asia I have been looking for. Until now, I have felt the previous destinations were so westernized, and have enjoyed them, but was looking for something with more shock. Vietnam is […]
The land of 1 million malls was left barren of Remote Year Kanyini on March 3rd, 2018. We left Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and landed in Chiang Mai, Thailand! The Culture of Thailand Can be summed up in 2 words: Food (which gets its own section) and Fun! Thailand means “Land of the Free,” and […]
Goodbye Malaysia! Month one has come to a smooth coast. Feels like the longest month of my life (in the best way possible). Kuala Lumpur: Wow! What a diverse population to say the least. Muslim, Hindu, Arabic, Indian, Indonesian, and Chinese influences make up the welcoming city of Kuala Lumpur, also known as KL. KL […]
Week one of Remote Year ends, I must remind myself that it is in fact only 1 week! After a short week of a crash course in acclimating to a new culture, new location, and total opposite time zone, I find that I am blown away that even with all those distractions, we have […]
Manic Marrakesh Morocco and I had a rough start. That new normal I found in Vietnam, well, it turned into a dumpster fire. My suitcase broke, my phone broke, my phone was repaired, my phone broke again, Wi-Fi stopped working, cellular service was not available, my computer stopped charging. It is unclear to me if […]
“If you can’t fly, then run. If you can’t run, then walk. If you can’t walk, then crawl. But, whatever you do, you have to keep moving forward.” - #MLK.With that, it’s with great excitement to announce that in less than two weeks, I’ll be leaving #LA once again..I have been accepted into the Remote Year program and will be departing to Kuala Lumpur as my first...
Less than 48hrs before I leave on an epic one year adventure traveling the world w/ @remoteyear.Never did I think I’d have the opportunity to do something like this. Never did I think growing up in #Detroit would I have had the opportunity to live in #NYC twice & #LA twice.Never thought I’d have such an amazing career in #VFX. Never knew I’d actually end...