What I Read 2021

Hi Friends! Happy New Year! Apologies for the late email. I know you all waited up this weekend…  This year I’ve grouped the list into the following categories:  I’ve ordered the books in each category from best to worst in my opinion. All of these books were recommended by top performers (chess masters, political strategists,Continue reading “What I Read 2021”

Picking Up From Last Week: The Importance of Space

You’ve stay tuned. You want to know how to make people more productive. You’re not alone. Economists have long studied this question. It boils down to getting businesses to invent creative ideas (or monetize other people’s creative ideas). And for this, it turns out location is essential. For example, a great scientist located in aContinue reading “Picking Up From Last Week: The Importance of Space”

9 Things I Learned Running a Marathon with No Training

“Do you know what happened to the first guy who decided to run 26.2 miles? He dropped dead after.” This was my response anytime someone asked me if I was interested in running a marathon. I have short legs. Why subject them to that? And yet, here I am in mile 13. My knees areContinue reading “9 Things I Learned Running a Marathon with No Training”

Quest for the Cup: Round II

Greetings, Ok, the Stanley Cup finals kick off in a few hours so it’s time I stop sulking and update the League. Many of you have been clamoring for a Round II roundup (and Round III…). My apologies for the delay. Something about watching Nick tear through the field as though he’s deconstructing a suitContinue reading “Quest for the Cup: Round II”