Why do brilliant people go quiet?
No virtue is more misunderstood than courage. Two errors seem particularly egregious to me — the triumph of the individual and the myth of conquering…
If you’re reading this email, this note probably isn’t for you. Unless you’re one particular person. My friend, I was glad to see you the other day…
If you are considering making philanthropic donations to psychedelic work, here are a few funding principles to keep in mind. Funders who conduct a…
Someone I know got a 44% raise at their last job because they were good at asking questions. I’ve seen non-profits raise six, seven, and eight-figure…
When you meet someone, they’re only assessing you for two things: are you friendly? And are you powerful? The brain will decide on that gut-level…
“We want you to be the teeth for chewing, not for smiling”. Josh Thompson said that. He’s a no-nonsense guy I work with. The type of guy who wears a…
People are lonely. We knew this before the pandemic, but we certainly know it now. Why? The usual suspects — less time in social institutions, easy…
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