Category: Business

The MBA Is Dead! (Long Live the MBA!)

(A huge thanks to my friend and the founder and CEO of Andie –  Melanie Travis who prompted me to finally write up my thoughts on this topic and was nice enough to …

Turning coffee into Bitcoin

I few months ago I had to lower my coffee consumption and was struggling to find the best way to “force” myself to do so. Nothing major prompted the change, …

Putting out the biggest fires

I am usually a very regimented person, and crave process and structure. Some would even say too black and white, as I need to allow for some grey areas and …

Next after next

One of my favorite interview questions is “what is next for you after this role?” Or put another way “what is next after next?” I added it to my list …

It’s the questions not the answers

Slack recently had an outage, which happens to every company, and people noticed on Twitter – wow what a reaction! Slack being down for a long time is kind of …

Personal Finance Tracking Apps

I recently read the NYTimes writeup of a ton of personal finance tracking apps and wanted to share my own thoughts. My conclusion is that there are a ton of …

Some thoughts on Calendars and Meetings

A lot of companies are trying to “solve” calendars. There are many startups that are building calendar apps, desktop apps, and combinations of the two.  Some even try to also …

Can’t find a mentor? Become one

In Sheryl Sandberg’s book Lean In she devotes a chapter to mentorship and how many people approach her at the end of a talk or conference asking her (without a …