Based on my past experience working with Airbnb hosts at my last startup and recent changing market conditions affecting the travel industry, I figured…
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In light of recent spread of misinformation regarding the coronavirus, I’ve been thinking about how flawed ideas spread. Notably, many of the rumors (e…
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Our minds works in mysterious ways which when “hacked” with can be incredibly powerful — especially in the case of affirmations. The idea behind affirm…
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An interesting mental model I’ve frequently found myself referencing is the Meta-Contrarian Midwit. Commonly described as the hipster or stereotypical …
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In honor of the tenth week writing this newsletter, a recurring theme I’ve been thinking about is how creative platforms like Substack create new provi…
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I recently had this semi-dumb tweet after feeling nostalgic about staying up watching Drake & Josh on Teen Nick. At the time, I distinctly remember ‘bo…
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I recently came across this @vgr tweet that got me thinking about the concept of people mazes. Every industry has its own network of who’s whos — the s…
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The Internet used to be a weird place. As someone whose childhood was in the early 00’s, my conception of the world was very much coupled with the evol…
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I’ve recently been thinking about the structure of companies such as Amazon and Shopify that compete with legacy players not directly but via their pla…
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I’ve recently been thinking about how the narrative around social media has evolved over the years. What was once considered a fun toy to stalk old cla…
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Inspired by this iconic Kanye interview, I’ve been thinking about the career progression for creatives in a world where the internet has enabled free d…
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As we enter the new decade I’ve been thinking a lot about the public narratives that attempt to define our near future — climate apocalypse, impending …
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