Why You Should Always be The Dumbest Person in the Room (Even if You’re Not)

You can feed your ego, or you can feed your family. It can be hard to pretend to know less than you do, but it can pay off in spades. No one wants to enable or empower a competitor, but everyone likes to feel important, because they are being paid attention to. Here’s one thing […]

Code.org — Why Schools Should Teach Kids to Program

Take a few minutes to watch the video, and you’ll learn just how important it is for every kid in the United States to know how to code. I never imagined how much my life would change when Ben and Apoorav, told me that I had to learn python so we could make one of […]

You’re Pretty Special. Deal With it :)

Sometimes I catch myself doing this, and have to remember that

Just Do It


This is probably my favorite scene in the Gladiator movie. The real lesson here is that when you have to, you should be punching way above your weight class. In other words, set your sights on someone in your space that’s winning, and go after them. It’s expected that they’ll fight back, and you’ll be […]