Leadership, Education, and Creativity
Saying Goodbye to Gym Class – Are we going to force the next generation to run the mile every day for 5 years?
The Emergence of an Industry: The Business of Coaching – A deep dive into the coaching industry. Probably my most ambitious post to date.
How Leaders Define Reality for Organizations – What all-hands meetings are actually about.
Growth Office Politics or How Growth Teams Piss Off Everyone in Your Company – Silicon Valley’s favorite word, “Growth,” carries tension.
From Brand New to Single Digit Kyu: Learning to Play Go – I test my strategic mettle against a team of 8 year-olds.
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu: Human Chess or Human Go? – BJJ is frequently compared to chess. But is the Chinese game of Go a better analog?
18 Months of Turtling: A Jiujitsu Retrospective – I focused my jiujitsu training on the sport’s most controversial position for 18 months.
Dance and Timba
A New Resource for Discovering Timba: TimbaRoundup – An introduction a new quarterly review of timba music. Subscribe to the review on Substack.
How to Undress Her: Some Advice for New Dancers – It’s really that simple.
Timba Vibes Spotify Playlist – A collection of my favorite songs and some notes.
- Organizational Dynamics
- Go – Let’s play!
- Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (Blue Belt at Stronghold )
- Human Potential
- Books and Writing
- Chinese Language
- Salsa Dancing