Craig Federighi, the senior vice president of software engineering at Apple, delivered some “Questionable Advice from One Very Lucky Berkeley Engineer” during a ‘View from the Top’ conversation with Dean Tsu-Jae King Liu on Nov. 21, 2019, in Banatao Auditorium at UC Berkeley.
During the conversation, which was co-hosted by the College of Engineering and the Berkeley chapter of the Society of Women Engineers, Federighi highlighted his “7 rules for life” as follows:
- Do what you love
- Work with people whose work you admire
- Pay attention
- Never stop acting like the new one on the team
- Team > Self
- Commit, Focus, Reassess
- Follow your heart
Check out the full video embedded below, especially the first 22 minutes, it’s well worth the watch.