How Taking a Chance at 28 Got Me a Decade-Long Teaching Gig at Harvard With My Hero

The best decisions in life come with a high element of risk

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Most of us have dreams we don’t tell others about, much less dare to pursue. As a 28-year-old closeted intellectual, my secret dream was to go to Harvard someday, which was laughable considering I was an unpolished redneck…

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Kevin Ervin Kelley, AIA

Kevin Ervin Kelley, AIA

I’m a retail architect that studies human behavior, perception, and decision-making. I’m fascinated with the intersection of where commerce and community meet.