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Uber’s Complicit Board
by Jean-Louis Gassée
Why Keeping a Daily Journal Could Change Your Life
“The life of every man is a diary in which he means to write one story, and writes another; and his humblest hour is when he compares the…
Benjamin P. Hardy
And Clojure is actually easier
27 Must-Have Apps You (Probably) Don’t Know About
Have you ever wondered what products or apps you’re missing out on? It’s easy to find the most popular ones in a particular category—but…
Five days of peacemaking for an army squadron, then a bomb
September 23, 2009
“Made In America”
“The Sopranos” Finale, Ten Years Later
I Had No Idea I was Killing My Husband
Waking up and realizing what you’ve done for the past five years
Stage A Comeback: Admitting that I had an eating disorder, fighting those demons and flourishing.
I sit here looking back at photos from my youth, and I’m honestly not sure how it all happened. I look like a completely different person…
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How to Be a More Influential Person
A counterintuitive way to sell anything
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New Wonder Drug Cures All Illness (In Mice)
Why most research is overhyped
Gid M-K; Health Nerd
Journalists Are Wrong About Health
What is Malware? And How to Protect Yourself Against It
Welcome back, everyone. By now, all of you should be making a few small changes t0 your digital habits to better protect yourself. Let me…
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Grumpy Women and How to Destroy Them
Recently, I asked my Facebook friends to recommend some great grumps of history, and name after name that came up was male. Ty Cobb, Andrew…
Damned Souls and How to Write About Them
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How Much Did This Guitar Story Cost Me? $2,376.99
The story behind my story on the death of the electric guitar
New Moms Can Get Depressed. Why Don’t Doctors Take Them Seriously?
Hundreds of thousands of American women have experienced post-partum depression. There’s no reason why they should fall through the cracks.
This Web Designer Is Leading the Fight Against the Obamacare Repeal
It was December 31, 2013. The Obama administration, after enduring months of bruising media coverage as a result of its botched rollout of…
I Just Have A Lot of Feelings: In Defense of The Personal Essay
You know in Mean Girls when Janice Ian maps out the school cafeteria for Cady Heron? (If you don’t, get out of here, but really please stay…
I Was Young, Until I Wasn’t
Reflections on a full life and an empty home.
The WWDC Experience
A write up on WWDC 2017 Experiences
Apple’s Cryptocurrency Announced at WWDC
The subtle approach Apple is using to become a bank
How Augmented Reality will Make you more Beautiful
The implications of the impending AR revolution and what it means for how you’ll live your life in the future
Giving the iPad a full-time job
Everything You Need To Know About Chatbots
One of the trends presented at the beginning of this year that will dominate the near future for mobile development and for mobile…
Three Principles for Improving Written Communication
Question: “What are some good practices for improving my writing skills?”
Your Story Is The Most Marketable Trait You Have as a Writer
Accept you’re a marketer and embrace your story instead.
Why Are Millennials Creating All This Content?
“Make it simple. Make it memorable. Make it inviting to look at. Make it fun to read.” — Leo Burnett
Archetypes: The Wizard of Oz (Part One)
I’ve always thought The Wizard of Oz (1938) to be a classic example of The Hero’s Journey, following the cyclical paradigm of “The Odyssey…
Writing a personal statement
and the statement, which helped me get an offer from all the universities I applied to
How To Navigate Angel Group Due Diligence Process
And Secure Investment
What Does Fundraising Really Mean
In the word fundraising, there’s the word “raising” and that’s essential to understand why it’s not an easy task to accomplish. When you’re…
The Ambition Trap
It’s easy to get trapped in your career. Here’s how ambition traps work, and why you should pick yours.
The Art of Focus: Why Entrepreneurs Need ‘Focus’ More Than Anything Else
I’d like to make the argument that FOCUS is the most critical component when it comes to achieving goals.
If you love your product, you need to let it go
A founders’ guide to scaling product management in your growing startup
Inside Our Cars Is the Real America
Last November, the United States elected a president who promised to “Make America Great Again™” with a $1 trillion infrastructure spending…
Bike Snob NYC
Pence, Mulan, and Women in Military: An Argument Graph
I’ve had an interest in “argument graphs” for quite a while now: the practice of representing arguments into a graphical form which follows…
’Harry Potter’ and the Hogwarts House Effect
How the Sorting Hat taught a generation of readers to find themselves in pop culture
No, You’re Not Going to Understand.
On Miley Cyrus, representation, and envisioning a queer future. The third in a series of personal essays commemorating Pride Month 2017.
It is 1:33am on a Saturday night and I’m at church. Or more precisely, I am standing on the roof of a Ukrainian cathedral in North…
Dear Class of 2017
Here are five commencement speeches that inspired me to think differently this year.
My Answer to the Question “How Do You Maximize Your Happiness in Life?
This post originally appeared as an answer to a question on Quora.
10 Ways To Get People To Hate You
Hate is a strong word. Isn’t it? Some people throw it around easily but it’s one of those words…you know, the words that make you pause…
Robert Kennedy III
The Complete Guide to Happiness for Introverts
Is it true that extroverting will make you happier?
Progressive Prepping 101: Online Resources
The guaranteed no-Confederate-flag, almost-entirely-Bible-free guide to online emergency preparedness resources for beginners
Confessions of a Left-Wing Prepper
I told the Supreme Court about my abortion. It changed my life.
ESSAY | It’s been one year since the Supreme Court ruled that states cannot create roadblocks to abortion
Why We Can’t Have Nice Bipartisan Things
Political parties aren’t written into the Constitution. They came about almost organically as members of President Washington’s Cabinet…
Big Oil lauds Paris pullout but warns of rising seas, severe storms
By Sandy Tolan
The (Un)Scientific Method
What Should Obama Have Done About Russian Hacking?
National security, criticism, and hindsight bias
Without The ACA, My Husband Would Be Condemned To His Grave
By Patricia Santana, In-Home Supportive Services Worker & Member of SEIU Local 2015
SEIU Local 2015