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Milestones on Popular Change, 30 days

I’m being kind of open as I work on a new cluster of ideas, and I posted the first bundle of directions in early April if you haven’t had a look. What have I been doing? I’ve been talking to

Milestones on Popular Change, 30 days

I’m being kind of open as I work on a new cluster of ideas, and I posted the first bundle of directions in early April if you haven’t had a look. What have I been doing? I’ve been talking to

Book a time with me / through May 10

Below is a bookings page to find a time slot with me. Just an open office hours type of thing. However, I will close this bookings link around May 10, though you can book ahead. Also added some EU and

Book a time with me / through May 10

Below is a bookings page to find a time slot with me. Just an open office hours type of thing. However, I will close this bookings link around May 10, though you can book ahead. Also added some EU and

Ship While You Sleep

Ship While You Sleep No Description Learn about Code As Cards, and everything as cards.

Ship While You Sleep

Ship While You Sleep No Description Learn about Code As Cards, and everything as cards.

How do you create a diverse company? At the start. Calling all entrepreneurs

When we ran Knotel we tried hard to make it a diverse and inclusive place. In some ways it was: representation was pretty decent. ~50% women, about 15% African-American, and so forth. Our company looked like the communities it operated

How do you create a diverse company? At the start. Calling all entrepreneurs

When we ran Knotel we tried hard to make it a diverse and inclusive place. In some ways it was: representation was pretty decent. ~50% women, about 15% African-American, and so forth. Our company looked like the communities it operated

Webinar: Health + Office

Hosting a webinar Tuesday: Health + Office with the CEO of Radish Health, Dr. Viral Patel. What makes sense, what is bunk, and what is now actually possible for safely returning to the Covid-era office? RSVP here before 11am ET

Webinar: Health + Office

Hosting a webinar Tuesday: Health + Office with the CEO of Radish Health, Dr. Viral Patel. What makes sense, what is bunk, and what is now actually possible for safely returning to the Covid-era office? RSVP here before 11am ET

Personal CRM

I’m not a business man. I’m a business, man. – Jay-Z I am among the endless entrepreneurs who have dreamt over the years of a personal CRM. Well it exists. It’s HubSpot. Hat tip to David Teten. Hubspot lets you:

Personal CRM

I’m not a business man. I’m a business, man. – Jay-Z I am among the endless entrepreneurs who have dreamt over the years of a personal CRM. Well it exists. It’s HubSpot. Hat tip to David Teten. Hubspot lets you:

City, by Rae

Part of my process on making new companies is research, and part of my research is books. I love this part. On cities and neighborhoods, and the tech and commerce that enables them — enjoyed the scholarly classic City, by

City, by Rae

Part of my process on making new companies is research, and part of my research is books. I love this part. On cities and neighborhoods, and the tech and commerce that enables them — enjoyed the scholarly classic City, by

Popular Change: New directions that are catching my eye

Over the last few months I’ve been developing a number of business ideas to capitalize on innovations that have been accumulating since we started Knotel. I was heads down the last 5 years focused on just the success of Knotel.

Popular Change: New directions that are catching my eye

Over the last few months I’ve been developing a number of business ideas to capitalize on innovations that have been accumulating since we started Knotel. I was heads down the last 5 years focused on just the success of Knotel.

In the Know now has 50 episodes — guide to some favorites

The most recent episodes are fantastic: Frank Slootman of Snowflake Anil Dash on inventing social media and remembering social responsibility Saeju Jeong on creating the Noom app for healthier lives Abdur Chowdhury on guiding Twitter and post-social media Jared Hecht

In the Know now has 50 episodes — guide to some favorites

The most recent episodes are fantastic: Frank Slootman of Snowflake Anil Dash on inventing social media and remembering social responsibility Saeju Jeong on creating the Noom app for healthier lives Abdur Chowdhury on guiding Twitter and post-social media Jared Hecht

Why the price of oil matters to startups

Oil prices are going down. They are today lower than the bottom of the Great Recession fall. Partly because the US has continued to produce more, and probably the relative growth of some renewable use. Oil use globally growth pretty

Why the price of oil matters to startups

Oil prices are going down. They are today lower than the bottom of the Great Recession fall. Partly because the US has continued to produce more, and probably the relative growth of some renewable use. Oil use globally growth pretty