Erik Sunde

A cliche of /'s: Skier/Runner/Optimist/Tech/Design/Pictures/etc


A Skier

Skiing’s like a cult, but more fun and less scary.


I don’t remember learning to walk,and I don’t remember my first time on skis; however, my earliest memories are of skiing and everything that surrounds it.

Ski movie premiers in the Fall, season pass pictures shortly after that, and the celebration of the first snow of the year. All these…


Finding Direction


Get up, go to work, come home, repeat.

This is the reality for the vast majority of the adult population. But it’s not the entire reality. In today’s adult world, there is an increasing demand to be defined by what you do to make money, rather than by what you do for fulfillment. Yes, in a perfect world, we would all be making oversize salaries putting out…


What is it with Uber?


It’s actually a problem with UberX


If you live in a big-ish city, you’ve probably noticed an ever growing chorus of people taking to Twitter to complain about their horrible Uber experience. From the sound of things, you’d think that Uber drivers had suddenly forgotten how to drive, navigate, and even how to be courteous.


Newspapers Don’t Have to Die

Newspapers are on the decline for one reason: They’re competing in the wrong space.


For most of the last decade, there has been an increasing sentiment that newspapers are a dying industry. It is hard to argue against this given the shutdowns and bankruptcies of dozens of regional and national newspapers.


A Skier

Skiing’s like a cult, but more fun and less scary.


I don’t remember learning to walk,and I don’t remember my first time on skis; however, my earliest memories are of skiing and everything that surrounds it.

Ski movie premiers in the Fall, season pass pictures shortly after that, and the celebration of the first snow of the year. All these…


Apprenticeship

How todays founders, leaders and thinkers can change the face of education.


College works for a lot of people, it also is a poor choice for many. In the latter group, there is a pack of individuals who know what they want to do in life and think college is going to get them there.