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Musings on work, tech and living well.

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Jul
14
Speed Matters

Speed Matters

Speed is like a magnet. It acts as a signal of underlying team health. A healthy team is an alive team, and people like life. Moving quickly makes people want to help you and talent want to join you. The faster you move the better you get, and the better you get the faster you can move.
3 min read
Jul
07
To Get Good, Reflect More

To Get Good, Reflect More

Iteration is good, reflection is better.
3 min read
Jun
11
How I Read

How I Read

There are over 130 million books in the world. You'll read a very small percentage of them. Choose wisely and they'll change your life.
4 min read
May
11
What Does the Next 67% of Life Hold?

What Does the Next 67% of Life Hold?

You don't have to live your life based on the story pushed upon you.
4 min read
Mar
29
Are Geniuses Real?

Are Geniuses Real?

When a belief provides an excuse for being lazy, you're more likely to produce magic by discarding it.
3 min read
Mar
22
the view from your deathbed

the view from your deathbed

A short story about a conversation you will eventually have.
1 min read
Feb
11
Stop Settling for Average

Stop Settling for Average

Look around you - how many people are already stuck in the same fixed mindset, doing the same mundane things, looking like they've grown stagnant? Perhaps it's time we stopped.
4 min read
Jan
23
Seeking Hard Problems

Seeking Hard Problems

In a competitive world, adversity is your ally. The harder it gets, the better chance you have of insulating yourself from the competition.
2 min read
Jan
14
Meaning of Life Symposium

Meaning of Life Symposium

More than meets the eye.
2 min read
Nov
24
The Curse of Ambition

The Curse of Ambition

As they set sail for the United States of America in 1630, the Puritans’ ships were brimming with an ethos of hard work and frugality.
6 min read