What Made Principal Mani Settle Down and Find his Place at ZS

Posted by ZS on Oct 17, 2018 2:05:43 PM

Before he joined ZS 13 years ago, Princeton Principal Mani bounced around, starting a new job every couple years. After starting as a consultant at another firm, he got a marketing job at a global shipping company and eventually started working in the telecommunications industry in Seattle. When he found ZS, however, he felt he was finally at a place where he could stay long term.


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Evanston ZSers Get a Taste for Adventure

Posted by ZS on Oct 4, 2018 5:03:32 PM

As summer came to a close, ZSers in the Evanston office received an interesting email containing a list of 10 exciting activities and an invitation to “choose their own adventure.” On a Friday afternoon, ZSers embarked on their adventures across the Chicagoland area, each led by a ZS principal or associate principal. Thrill-seeking ZSers reached new heights with indoor skydiving, while culinary-inclined ZSers learned how to make Chinese potstickers and master the art of barbecue. Others chose to learn about the city of Chicago through a variety of tours, including beer, crime and architecture tours.


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ZS Challenges Budding Data Scientists to Tackle Real-World Problems

Posted by ZS on Oct 3, 2018 4:57:39 PM

6,000 participants. 72 hours. One problem.

Over the summer, ZS brought together budding data scientists from more than 100 online schools to solve a real-life problem in the third annual ZS Data Science Challenge in India.


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London-Based Principal Matt Saw the Sign

Posted by ZS on Oct 2, 2018 5:07:01 PM

London Principal Matt wasn’t searching for a sign, but one day during his undergraduate studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, he looked down and got one. Beneath his feet, scrawled in sidewalk chalk, the message said “ZS Information Day” with an arrow.


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Dynamic Teams and ZS Culture Made for a Great Summer in Toronto

Posted by ZS on Sep 27, 2018 11:14:38 AM

One of the first things I noticed during my internship at ZS this summer was the inherent determination ZSers have to learn and improve at whatever they’re doing—from the way my team members approached their project work, to our summer event on the Toronto Islands where we spent an exciting afternoon paddle boarding and doing team-building activities.


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