Hey again. I know, I know – it’s been awhile. I didn’t intend to put this off for so long, but there are benefits to having a substantial hiatus between posts; it gives me time to sit on thoughts, and accumulate a number of stories and recommendations that I can share rapid-fire (past examples here […]

My TEDx Speech at Carnegie Mellon

Back in February, I was invited to speak at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh for their TEDx event. I accepted for a few reasons: (1) I’d been interested in seeing how well my written content would translate to video; (2) it would be delivered in a room of 400 attendees, which would be the most […]

Welcome, Tim Ferriss readers

If my guest post on Tim’s blog brought you here, I have some other fun articles you’ll enjoy: Recession-Proof Graduate – My free 30-page guide on how to get your dream job. It’s been read by more than 60,000 people. Thoughts on Tour – My most popular post. I discuss failure, and why I’ve chosen […]