The Dip, Seth Godin

This book touches on a hugely important and often overlooked concept in entrepreneurship. Godin’s ‘Dip’  is that point of time where your idea or pursuit stops becoming easy/fun and the going gets rough.  He is essentially saying that most people quit at the darkest point in the night, which happens Read more…

Virtues

I mentioned a few weeks back in my essay on Ben Franklin his concept of ‘virtues’  For the past month I’ve taken Franklin’s ideology and have seen success in my habit building like never before. Humans are constantly slaves to their habits while also trying to establish news and break Read more…

Bitcoin

  Reading the book ‘Digital Gold’ about bitcoin was kind of the culmination of my research into alternatives for the dollar. This quote about sums up my sentiment.   “It is well enough that people of the nation do not understand our banking and money system, for if they did, Read more…

Kneadit: Startup Lessons Learned

Things I learned building an app company in a year Our beta of Kneadit launched today!  For those that don’t know, Kneadit is a Chicago-centric iOS app connecting users with licensed Massage Therapists.  As a customer you can view profiles, shop around for different kinds of massages/prices and book a Read more…

How to Pay for College

The higher education bubble is real friends, if you’re in high school right now you definitely need to be aware of it and prepare yourself for the world in a few years.   Why a bubble? The short of it is this,  when things are easy to borrow money to Read more…

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