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TIL that Gen Z and millennials are into polyamory - it was 2017'sĀ fourth most searched relationship term. Kids these days. Maybe itā€™s ā€œjust a phase.ā€ Maybe itā€™s the flicker of cultural change, driven by a generationā€™s willingness to push back on Ā longstanding institutions and question...

  There seems to be a running joke about me that Iā€™m not privy to. I was asked to speak at a conference about ā€œretiring in your 30s "(and when I left BlackRock, eFinancialNewsĀ wrote this about me). Yes, like a retiree, Iā€™ve had to tap into...

There's an ancient samurai tradition that is meant to develop resilience, improve mental fortitude, and enhance your killer instinct. It's called theĀ misogi. By deliberately leaving your comfort zone, you can stretch limits of possibility and ultimately re-wire the pathways in your brain. I heard about...

Are you thinking of becoming an entrepreneur? How should you think about health insurance? Building a budget? And when will you know that you've incubated ideas long enough to reach a "tipping point" to give you the confidence to leave? [su_youtube url="https://youtu.be/rpEqvYaxutQ"] [thrive_leads id='580'] you may also enjoy [su_list...

I was bored the other day and played with a rap name generator. You answer a few questions and thenĀ it spits out a bunch of rap personas. Khedona,Ā a likely tribute to the Wu Tang Clan.Ā Urkel Urkel, as the geek chic has also found a home...

Networking doesn't have to be icky, transactional, and zero-sum. We discuss network structures, a philosophy centered around generosity and curiosity, and how to create systems to grow relationships. Don't miss our other webinars on How to Use Omnifocus and How to Start Blogging. [su_youtube url="https://youtu.be/UHsbOz3-Ibg"] https://www.slideshare.net/KhemaridhHyCFA/networking-with-kindness-and-generosity Additional Links [su_list...

In 2007, as a newly minted Vice President at Blackrock I bought a "junior 1 BR" (aka studio) in the East Village. A friend, in a similar situation bought his first place too in Williamsburg. It was a dizzying time in New York. The finance...