Newsletter Nº114

Photo in the banner by Saltlake_Lian     I was reading Tomasz Tunguz’s post from yesterday about how meetings shouldn’t be boring. Tomasz has some good ideas of where meetings go wrong:   More below...

Newsletter Nº113

Photo in the banner by Saltlake_Lian     22 days later… 😱 Did you miss the routine radness in your inbox? ; ) November has been a wild month in so many ways. I’m penning this issue aboard a Hannover bound IC train for a 15-year high school...

Newsletter Nº112

Artwork in the banner by Alan Warburton     The aggregation of marginal gains is a very cool concept. “If you get 1% better each day for an entire year you’d be 37 times better at the end of the year. That’s 3,700% better. Compounding is cool.” - Patrick...

Newsletter Nº111

Artwork in the banner by Brendan Leonard     Usually keeping this newsletter weekly is easy. It is a routine. This past week has been anything but. I wasn’t tired. I was just uninspired. The line can be thin but I think people often lose inspiration and fail to nail...

Newsletter Nº110

Artwork in the banner by Matthew Clark     “The fight-or-flight response (also called hyperarousal, or the acute stress response) is a physiological reaction that occurs in response to a perceived harmful event, attack, or threat to survival.”   This week I read about how our fear and outrage are...

Newsletter Nº109

Artwork in the banner by Rémi de Ligny     “You’re doing it wrong. But at least you’re doing it. Once you’re doing it, you have a chance to do it better. Waiting for perfect means not starting." – Seth Godin   From riding & racing bikes, anything to do with work, being a...

Newsletter Nº108

Artwork in the banner by MIMOA     I’ve been lamenting that I really haven’t been riding much recently but today I’ll be racing in the evening on the track & riding to VC offices during the day leading a group of startups along with Andrii from Rockstart...

Newsletter Nº107

Artwork in the banner by Noma Bar     This week I was impressed by this video on how Louis C K tells his jokes. Then, I saw that Lifehacker had already written a post spelling out the key four strategies described: More below...

Newsletter Nº106

Picture in the banner by Ilvy Njiokiktjien for NY Times     “Nothing matters more than results” Except for: Community, contribution and what our friends think And 💤 ! Seth Godin recently wrote about the importance of results. But he left out rest. I’m all about powering through. Hell, I did...

Newsletter Nº105

My bud Benjamin recently asked for restaurant recommendations in Cologne on FB. I tagged Jan from RadTouren in the comments and Jan suggested a few good ones. Jan asked: “formal or normal?” Benjamin said formal if that means better. But is that true? Yesterday at lunch I discussed...