Recorded the first 4 interviews today. Thrilled! So far, 19 interviews are scheduled.
I think I might need a story editor to help with this. Also thinking of changing the format to a 3–5 part podcast miniseries instead of a single hour piece.
I just started investing in solar projects with Trine. It’s like Kiva, but with interest and only clean energy businesses.
My favorite new Xmas song this year is “Holidays” by Josie Dunne.
The first interviews are scheduled! I got an overwhelming response from the Fitbit alumni group on LinkedIn. Now, I just hope I do this story justice.
All I want for Christmas is to #TaxTheRich.
Render unto Caesar the things that are Caesar’s.
It is easier for a camel to enter a needle’s eye than a rich man into the kingdom of God. 🐫 🪡 💰
“The Beard Effect”
Bearded salesmen increase perceptions of expertise, which then increases trust, purchase likelihood, and satisfaction.
I hope the researchers study chest hair and v-neck/open collared shirts on salesmen next. 🦦
I missed this good news on Monday. Trump’s SCOTUS rejected Indiana’s effort to discriminate against same-sex couples and will continue to preserve the meaning of Obergefell v. Hodges. https://lawandcrime.com/supreme-court/even-with-three-trump-appointed-justices-on-the-bench-scotus-declines-to-roll-back-marriage-equality/
Ooh, ah, ee, ah, ooh, ah
TIL Dolly Parton covered my favorite Cat Stevens song and there is an hour long electronic remix album of it. Happy holidays to me.
Just a friendly reminder that you have tons of excellent alternatives to nearly every Google product—including that one you loved it killed.
I have a (free) new book out! "How to Destroy Surveillance Capitalism" is an anti-monopolist critique of Big Tech that connects the rise of conspiratorial thinking to the rise of tech monopolies and proposes a way to deal with both:
“The top 1% of creators takes on the 1%” is a headline I hope to read one day.
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