Social media detox or how I stopped being addicted to Instagram

Before quarantine, I didn't set any limitations or boundaries in using Social Media. Sometimes I felt if I didn't post anything on Instagram that means my life is not interesting and I am not...

Migrating from Java to Kotlin: important starters

Kyrmyzy Kaliyeva, a Senior Android Engineer at Cartrack (Singapore), and a Kotlin Lover. Kyrmyzy is one of my best friends who I met in Kuala Lumpur in spring 2017. Since then, I've been admiring what...
Aliya Shaikhina

How to build a community (or Purposeful Tribe)

Aliya Shaikhina is a commercial analyst at U.S. Consulate General. She is passionate about public speaking, mentorship, leadership, planning and setting goals as well as learning languages and exploring different cultures. I met Aliya at...
Grammarly

Inside Grammarly’s Culture of Success and Employee Happiness

Armine Tabakova and Liza Skryabina work at Grammarly for more than two years. Armine and Liza shared what's it like to work at a "unicorn" company that was founded in their home country, Ukraine. Over...
Temirlan Aigozhin

Being in an Infinite Game by Temirlan Aigozhin founder of Champloo

Temirlan Aigozhin - founder of Champloo, a high-end audio system with a Tube-Amplifier. The made in Kazakhstan product got recognized by Amazon and the world's best music industry experts. I met Temirlan a month ago...

The growth mindset of the software developer – Islam Temirbek

Islam Temirbek - iOS engineer at Sberbank in Russia, nFactorial Incubator alumnus, and a winner of multiple hackathons.  I got inspired by the story of Islam's career growth. He will be moving back to Kazakhstan...

Product Designer at Yandex Aigerim Katayeva about Technovation mentorship, GHC Scholarship, and finding herself

Aigerim Katayeva is a product designer at Yandex, Grace Hoppers Celebration Scholar, and a mentor of the winning team of the Technovation Challenge in 2017. I've known Aigerim for close to five years already, and...

All I want is Whiskey: How Nailya Zehnalkova became a Senior HR Manager for...

Nailya Zehnalkova - Senior HR Manager for Emerging Asia and IMENA at Brown-Forman* in Singapore. She is a traveler and going to start her own podcast about Kazakhstani working overseas. We talked to Nailya about...
Bekzat-Sadykov-Family

Product Designer based in Vietnam Bekzat Sadykov about following your passion, social challenges and...

Bekzat Sadykov - a full-time freelance product designer for companies from Silicon Valley and Australia. He studied management at Narxoz University in Almaty but after working for a national company in Kazakhstan, he decided...
Kazakh in India

Hyderabadian one year expat life. Thoughts to share.

Another year of an indescribable life-changing experience being an expat in India is over. I remember how exactly one year ago I was doing all the process talking constantly to Gaukhar, a girl I actually...