Preparing My Post about My Application

I started writing a post on how I applied for the Happiness Engineer role, but I realised it was going to take me a few sessions to write it all out. I considered breaking it up into a few posts, but then those who would find my blog would have to search around to getContinue reading “Preparing My Post about My Application”

Starting Out on the WordPress.com Forums

In my last post, I talked about my first interaction with a Happiness Engineer (HE) from Automatic. (You can check out that post here: My Initial Contact with an HE) I will talk about my second contact with an HE and how it got me started thinking about working as one myself in a another postContinue reading “Starting Out on the WordPress.com Forums”

My Initial Contact with a Happiness Engineer

A few months ago, I applied to work at Automattic as a Happiness Engineer (HE). As I mentioned in a previous post (My Introduction), that didn’t work out. But not all hope was lost! And that is why I started this blog – to document my time until I apply again and share with youContinue reading “My Initial Contact with a Happiness Engineer”

Tags and Categories

As my blog is a record of how I will learn and grow over the next few months before reapplying to Automattic, my posts are going to have a few themes. I plan on including… Documentation of my initial application experience. Explanation of skills and knowledge I acquire while blogging. Technical memos recording my activityContinue reading “Tags and Categories”

My Introduction

Once again, hello! Welcome to my blog. A couple of months ago, I applied to Automattic, trying out for the Happiness Engineer (HE) position. As it turns out, they didn’t offer me a job. I plan on documenting my application process on another day, but in short, I went through the first project and interview,Continue reading “My Introduction”