<span class="bsf-rt-reading-time"><span class="bsf-rt-display-label" prefix="Reading Time:"></span> <span class="bsf-rt-display-time" reading_time="2"></span> <span class="bsf-rt-display-postfix" postfix="mins"></span></span>This Popular Marcus Aurelius Quote Is Idiotic

If this article is coming up for you at all I have no doubt you have seen this quote before. “Waste no more time arguing what a good man should be. Just be one.” — Marcus Aurelius, Meditations Everyone seems to get some sort of Instagram-worthy good feels from this quote and I can’t for […]

<span class="bsf-rt-reading-time"><span class="bsf-rt-display-label" prefix="Reading Time:"></span> <span class="bsf-rt-display-time" reading_time="4"></span> <span class="bsf-rt-display-postfix" postfix="mins"></span></span>Why You Should Hope Your Dreams Don’t Come True

“Don’t seek for everything to happen as you wish it would, but rather, wish that everything happens as it actually will” — Epictetus For those who don’t know, the ancient philosophy of Stoicism is all about finding peace and happiness regardless of your external circumstances. It does this by re-framing the way you look at […]

<span class="bsf-rt-reading-time"><span class="bsf-rt-display-label" prefix="Reading Time:"></span> <span class="bsf-rt-display-time" reading_time="3"></span> <span class="bsf-rt-display-postfix" postfix="mins"></span></span>The Most Important Growth Marketing Principle: Restraint

Warren Buffet once gave somewhat contrarian advice to the pilot of his private plane. The pilot had been talking about his career goals and Warren Buffet asked him to do an exercise.Buffet asked the pilot to write down the top 25 goals and then circle the top 5. The pilot did so. Then Buffet asked […]

<span class="bsf-rt-reading-time"><span class="bsf-rt-display-label" prefix="Reading Time:"></span> <span class="bsf-rt-display-time" reading_time="2"></span> <span class="bsf-rt-display-postfix" postfix="mins"></span></span>What the Fuck Are Burn Rate & Runway

Two important concepts for any startup Burn Rate Burn rate is how much money your company is spending each month. So that means that your burn rate is simply the amount that comes into your bank account, minus the amount that goes out, for each month. This number is usually pretty constant. If there is […]

<span class="bsf-rt-reading-time"><span class="bsf-rt-display-label" prefix="Reading Time:"></span> <span class="bsf-rt-display-time" reading_time="4"></span> <span class="bsf-rt-display-postfix" postfix="mins"></span></span>Are Californians mistakenly thinking of COVID-19 risk like a wildfire?

Here in California, we are no strangers to wildfires. It’s perfectly normal for several of our massive forests to turn into blazing infernos and rampage towards towns and homes. It has resulted in the loss of not just property but lives as well. And it is certainly a tragedy, but it’s a consistent tragedy. Wildfires […]