Hi, I'm Sean
I’m a data scientist, growth hacker, and aspiring startup founder.
I have degrees in both physics and data science and I’ve worked at particle accelerators, NASA JPL, a research nuclear reactor, and I’m now in the startup world.
On this site you’ll find some of my writings and ideas, short blog posts, and bullet-pointed notes I take as I #LearnInPublic.
You’ll also find my highlights and notes from books I’ve read.
From my notes on the Y-Combinator talk by Anu Hariharan #LearnInPublic #LearnByWriting 🚨 tl;dr: SAAS company growth is best measured through MRR (monthly recurring revenue), ARR
I recently watched this talk by Eric Migicovsky at Y-Combinator on how to talk to users. Here are my notes. 👾 Initial thoughts from Sean
What problem am I trying to solve? This is the place all startups um…start. If you are building a startup you are solving a problem–it’s
A short handbook from someone who is awful at making friends When I originally wrote this, I had no intention of publishing it. Instead, my
Personal change has two parts, but we only pay attention to one Behavior vs Evaluation Let’s say you want to change something about yourself. You
Hint: it has everything to do with human attention and memory I write about boring topics. Deep, important, powerful for making sense of the world…sure.
We’ve all seen those headlines: “How I make $5,000 per month on Medium.” “How I turned writing into a full-time job.” “How to get rich
From my notes on the Y-Combinator talk by Anu Hariharan #LearnInPublic #LearnByWriting 🚨 tl;dr: An enterprise model for a startup means that your startup is
Want to take all the sting out of people doing inconsiderate things? Here’s a mental trick that works explosively well.Want to feel less frustrated by
Think about a purchase that has improved your life in a significant way. For me, it’s my Boston Terrier pup Octavian. The experiences I’ve had