Whatever You Do, Do Not Quit Your Day Job

I’m tired of the dream. You hear it all over. Quit your job. Find your passion. Travel your world. Start a business. Make a million dollars. Oh, and do it all overnight. Pffft, if only it were that easy. In a way, I’m guilty of feeding the dream. I quit my job a few years […]

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Marc Andreessen’s System for Massive Personal Productivity

If you’re a tech person, you already know who Marc Andreessen is. He co-founded Netscape. He’s a serial entrepreneur. He runs a venture capital firm with $1.2 billion under management. He’s also got his hands in Facebook, Ebay and dozens of other important things. As you can imagine, his life can get a bit disorganized. […]

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Why 95% of Blogs Fail

I’ve started a few blogs before. They all failed within a few months. I worked for hours to make my “best content.” I waited. And waited. But nobody came. It was frustrating. I thought I was a bad writer. So I quit. But that wasn’t it. I wasn’t a bad writer. I was just making […]

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Just the Tips: Short Musings on Living Well

These are a short, bullet-form compilation of some of my popular Quora answers on living well: Ignore the news. Why? Read the paper from 6 months ago. How much of it matters? None of it. It’s 0% signal, 100% noise. Go hungry. Fast for 24 hours once a week. Do sprints without eating. Stronger mind. Longer […]

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