troy woolley

Co-founder of SocialQ.


Lessons From a Chicken Farm: Relative Risk and Antifragility


I am a second-generation startup founder. No, I did not grow up in Silicon Valley and no, you have never heard of my…


The Best of You, Not The Rest of You: Facebook, Apple & the Freezing of Eggs


I have to admit I feel wholly uncomfortable penning this piece.

As a man, I’m a bit distrusting of the violent knee-jerk reaction I’m having to the news of Apple and Facebook paying for women to freeze their eggs to delay childrearing. My wife stays home with our two kids and happily…


Don’t be a douche (like me): Your strengths are not your weaknesses.


I am sure most everyone has experienced about the oft-asked interview question requiring a job candidate to share his or her greatest weakness in the workplace. And most, including my former self, cleverly find ways to spin a strength into a weakness in response.


Lessons From a Chicken Farm: Relative Risk and Antifragility


I am a second-generation startup founder. No, I did not grow up in Silicon Valley and no, you have never heard of my…