What is a Solutions Architect or Solutions Consultant? | Consulting in Tech vs. Consulting Firm

It’s been 6 months since I started my role as a Google Shopping Advertising Solutions Architect at Google, and I purposely waited to make this video so I had a good picture of what exactly does this role entail. A lot of this video is also going to bring comparisons on how this role is similar or different from technology consulting in a traditional consulting firm! Check it out!


We Went to LA: Universal Studios, Hollywood, Echo Park, SuperSweet Tattoo, Google Playa Vista Office

Right after Reorientation in Mountain View, we went to LA before going home! Here is a little vlog where we went to Universal Studios (Addison’s first time!), Hollywood, Echo Park, and even tattoos and coffee at Super Sweet Tattoo and Coffee! Then we ended the night with Ktown before working from home on Monday, meeting up with Jake after many years, and then going to the Google Playa Vista Office! Gorgeous!

Going to Google Mountain View for gTech Reorientation! | Mountain View, Bay View, Noogler Vlog

As part of the Noogler experience for those who onboarded with Google gTech during the pandemic or even post-pandemic, you probably had a virtual orientation and then got invited to the reorientation on campus in the Mountain View campus! I went to Trek Week 2-3 weeks before, but this time I brought Addison with me who worked from the hotel as I went to Reorientation! I was able to explore more of the Mountain View campus AND get a tour of the Bay View campus! Also, subscribe for more because LA vlog right after that is coming up!

New Orleans VLOG: French Quarters, Commander’s Palace, Jean Lafitte Swamp Tour, Conference

I’m VP of Alumni Affairs for Phi Chi Theta Nationals Executive Council, and we meet up along with collegiates and other alumni every even year for the National Meeting (odd years for regional meetings!)! We weren’t able to have it in 2020 due to the pandemic, but we were finally able to meet in person after two years! We revisited New Orleans which was our 2020 location, and I definitely took this opportunity to travel and explore! The food of course was amazinggggg! Watch the vlog as we check out Bourbon Street, French Quarters, Jackson Square, Garden District, Commander’s Palace, Canal Street, Harrah’s Casino, Jean Lafitte’s swamp tour, etc.

Kalpashree Gupta: CEO, Childhood Sexual Abuse Survivor, & Product Manager | WOMEN OF INSPIRATION

Kalpa is the Founder and CEO of Knekxt Group, LLC a consulting firm with a mission to create an equitable world. Today she speaks about being a sexual abuse survivor and how that led to her mission and activism in bringing others like her together. She is a product management leader with a track record of building trust and consistently delivering innovative experiences while leading diverse and inclusive teams. She has 15 years of experience in diverse domains of product, marketing, analytics and fraud risk management for new customer acquisition and deepening existing customer relationships for B2C and B2B businesses. She currently serves as Principal Advisor to Liminal, a boutique strategy advisory firm serving digital identity, fintech, and cybersecurity clients, and the private equity and venture capital community. Prior to her entrepreneurial pursuits, she worked at companies such as Early Warning Services/Zelle, American Express, General Electric and Bristol-Myers Squibb.

Work Day In the Life as a Google Solutions Architect in NYC | #redmondonamazon #blender #smoothies

I’ve finally ramped up and working full speed towards the holidays with my clients. Being an advertising solutions architect in shopping at Google, I work with retail clients preparing for the holiday season on their shopping feeds and feature activation. I also went into the office (the 9th ave NYC office) and brought Addison, Derek, and Christy over as well to also celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival at Google! Check out this vlog and see what I’ve been up to!

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I tried out Amazon Style in Los Angeles! | How it works, My Thoughts & Opinions

I saw Hopescope’s video on Amazon Style in LA, and I had to check it out myself when we were in Glendale! It was a cool experience, and I would love to go again (and maybe buy something), when I’m in town again! Wanted to share my experience on this as a separate mini vlog that branched out from my Google ReOrientation Mountain View and LA vlog!

WEEK IN MY LIFE as a Google Employee: TREK WEEK at the Google Mountain View Office Campus!

This was the inaugural program for Google’s gTech gPS Consulting Bootcamp: Trek Week! Nooglers from all over the world aligned to gTech gPS came to Mountain View Campus in July of 2022 for a consulting bootcamp, opportunities to meet other Nooglers, and learn more about the organization! We learned so much, had so much fun, and explored the campus and the gBikes (my fave part)! Check out this vlog where I started off at the Google San Francisco campus and then headed over to Google Mountain View campus for Trek Week!

MOBILO: Most powerful NFC Smart Business Card for Teams? (50% OFF)

Mobilo reached out to me because of my reviews on NFC business smart cards, and to be honest, I had no clue what it was until recently, but you can clearly tell it’s perfect for businesses, entrepreneurs, corporate, or even solopreneurs! Definitely check it out!

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Danae Shell: Valla Startup Founder & Disruptor of the Legal Industry | WOMEN OF INSPIRATION

Danae is disrupting the UK legal industry with technology that makes legal resources and services more accessible to everyone and giving the power back to employees to recognize workplace harassment and abuse. I sit down with Danae to talk to her about her journey doing this as well as her outlook on the future of employment!