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A learner's journal on making money, memories, and meaning out of life.

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Jun
21
What is the millionaire maker of the 2020's?

What is the millionaire maker of the 2020's?

There is overlap here, and I'm also generalizing, but I think it's fair to say that millionaires — and sometimes billionaires
23 min read
May
17
The rise of network unions

The rise of network unions

This post is an exploration of balajis' concept of the network union: These are network unions, predecessors of network states.
11 min read
Apr
09
Is BitClout a scam?

Is BitClout a scam?

BitClout is a "Crypto Social Network" where individuals have coins with fluctuating values. Since you can't withdraw funds from the platform, some are calling it a scam.
2 min read
Apr
06
5 ways the world will flip upside down in the 2020's

5 ways the world will flip upside down in the 2020's

Las Vegas casinos do a lot of stuff to mitigate risk, especially risk of theft. Just look at how many
10 min read
Mar
28
Baking FOCUS pies

Baking FOCUS pies

In his podcast Entrepreneurs on Fire, John Lee Dumas often mentions how important it is to FOCUS: Follow One Course
4 min read
Feb
18
The stages of failure

The stages of failure

Things aren't going exactly as planned. As I mentioned in my article about the problem with New Year's resolutions, my
3 min read
Jan
21
Is screen time actually bad for children?

Is screen time actually bad for children?

Talk about a loaded question. But it's a question that we as parents have to ask ourselves because we're faced
10 min read
Jan
18
3 questions to make copy that converts

3 questions to make copy that converts

We're redoing all of our emails over at NativShark. All of them. Onboarding, account notifications, weekly content roundups — the works.
9 min read
Jan
13
Is unschooling a preview of the future of education?

Is unschooling a preview of the future of education?

The other day, I was listening to an interview of Leo Babauta of zen habits. I used to closely follow
8 min read
Jan
04
The problem with New Year's resolutions

The problem with New Year's resolutions

I used to think New Year's resolutions were dumb because they seemed like an excuse to put off what you
5 min read