3 Communication Tips for Better Relationships

I’m not too humble to proclaim that clear communication is my strong suit. Each day, I make a concerted effort to avoid misunderstandings with straightforward and thorough correspondence, whether I’m speaking or writing. And when other people don’t take the time to interact with me in a similar way, I get a little … irked. So, I was taken aback[…]

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An Alternative History of Silicon Valley Disruption

A few years after the Great Recession, you couldn’t scroll through Google Reader without seeing the word “disrupt.” TechCrunch named a conference after it, the New York Times named a column after it, investor Marc Andreessen warned that “software disruption” would eat the world; not long after, Peter Thiel, his fellow Facebook board member, called “disrupt” one of his favorite[…]

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