What I'm Reading

What I’m Reading

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Interesting & Fun World’s largest rooftop greenhouse just opened (Business Insider) Crossfits simple and lucrative business model (Quartz) The rise of open curriculum (Medium) Boy asks mailman for junk mail to read – gets big surprise (Huffpo) The next wave with John Markoff (The Edge) The Genesis Engine – we can now easily edit DNA (Wired) “Using the three-year-old technique, researchers …

What I'm Reading

What I’m Reading

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Fun and Interesting Are GMOS’s safe? Fraud, lies and Statistics (Slate) Drop your shit job and take the ultimate road trip (PlaidZebra) Are Apprenticeships a debt free path to the middle class? (NYT) Dealing with rejection from the founder of Airbnb (Medium) Before I go – a battle with lung cancer (Stanford) Heavy metals in organic vegetables? (Craftsmenship) Tony Hsieh (billionaire) …

Book Review

Book Review: Never Eat Alone by Keith Ferrazzi

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I really enjoyed Never Eat Alone by Keith Ferrazzi. One my my professional development goals for the year was to improve my networking, specifically how to do it in a more systematic and methodical way. I’m pretty good with AQ2people and actually do some outreach pretty regularly, but I don’t have a system. As Margaret Wheatley said, “Relationships are all …

What I'm Reading

What I’m Reading

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Fun and Interesting The perfect wolf (Salon) Notes from a lecture by Peter Thiel (Imitatio) Incredible clarity of thought The Death of Golf (Men’s Journal) Netflix and the Conservation of Profits (Stratechery) What I learned when I gave up the 9 to 5 (Medium) Hubble Anniversary Images (Mashable) Judd Appatow: King of Comedy (Rolling Stone) How Uber takes over a city …

Book Review

Book Review – The One-Page Financial Plan by Carl Richards

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I have to say that I absolutely loved this book. The One-Page Financial Plan by Carl Richards is a masterpiece in simplicity. His ideas aren’t necessarily new and the book covers a lot of the same ground as many others. BUT Richard’s ability to distill important ideas in to simple, memorable, and teachable images is a gift. It’s incredibly accessible …

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10 Questions with Mr. 1500

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Today my interview with Mr. 1500 went live. It was a real pleasure to be featured since he is one of my favorite personal finance and DIY bloggers around. Check out the interview if you some time on this Sunday. We’ve also got our weekend linkfest out there for more great Sunday reading. Still here? If so consider using Tradeking (Special …