Pint Salt
1 min readJun 1, 2023

It’s an arbitrary selection of year. It’s three years for now. For the essence you can call it short term goal. What I want to become by 2026?

What are higher probability events:

  • Becoming US Citizen
  • Applying for GC for parents
  • Car loan paid off and becoming a proud owner of Honda CR-V
  • NM is five years old and NB is three years old.
  • I hit 38

What can happen:

  • My company get sold at Pennie’s for dollar in 2024 or 2025 or 2026
  • My company get sold to a large inductor company at a reasonable price which would break-even the investment
  • My company get sold to multiple companies. Each transaction would lead to 2–3x profit for investors which would cumulatively provide a 4–5x exit package to the investors. For this scenario, we need to sell the company as parts- inductor core div, motor div, and critical metal extraction division. This is super bullish projection.

What if I need to find a job:

  • Principal Engineer level by 2026. Expecting $150–175k in the east coast.
  • Do a part-time MBA to market myself for the executive team.

What else in 2026:

  • Might be able to afford a Europe