This Startup Life

I work at a startup. This is what life is like.
What I’m like when we finally get the kitchen restocked and there’s not a single piece of chocolate anywhere.

What I’m like when we finally get the kitchen restocked and there’s not a single piece of chocolate anywhere.

What I’m like when I go into the kitchen after lunch and find there’s no soda left and the snack cupboards are completely empty. 

What I’m like when I go into the kitchen after lunch and find there’s no soda left and the snack cupboards are completely empty. 

What I feel like when I find out we’re getting the day after Thanksgiving off. 

What I feel like when I find out we’re getting the day after Thanksgiving off. 

What I’m like after working until 1am on a Saturday night. 

What I’m like after working until 1am on a Saturday night. 

What we all feel like at the office the morning after Halloween. 

What we all feel like at the office the morning after Halloween. 

What I’m like when my boss tells me I’m going to Vegas for 11 days for 4 conferences back-to-back.

What I’m like when my boss tells me I’m going to Vegas for 11 days for 4 conferences back-to-back.

How I feel after going to 3 networking events a week for the past year and traveling 2 weeks out of every month for conferences. 

How I feel after going to 3 networking events a week for the past year and traveling 2 weeks out of every month for conferences. 

What I’m like when my coworker makes a Twitter account for her puppy (that she brings to work)…and then “the puppy” replies to my tweets. 

What I’m like when my coworker makes a Twitter account for her puppy (that she brings to work)…and then “the puppy” replies to my tweets. 

What I’m like when we announce our first round of funding at midnight and  all the tech blogs cover it. 

What I’m like when we announce our first round of funding at midnight and  all the tech blogs cover it. 

What I was like when I found out we are getting funded (but I can’t tell anyone yet.)

What I was like when I found out we are getting funded (but I can’t tell anyone yet.)