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Did you know that SlashDB’s story began with the story of me the founder getting laid off in the midst of financial crisis of 2008?

I was a software engineer for a proprietary trading desk in credit derivatives. We had a great team, lots of freedom in choosing the best technical stack for the job and a clearly defined purpose – to win against the Street. It all changed very quickly in the Fall of 2008.

Now, prominent technology journalist John Edwards features my story in his piece on overcoming career setbacks.

What does it have to do with SlashDB? Well, you have to read the whole story to find out.

7 ways to bounce back from a career setback


John Edwards

man jumps on a pogo stick

Enjoy, and good luck with your career!

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