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Unique Ideas In, Unique Ideas Out The Rad Reads community came together to crowdsource this reading list. The concept was inspired by a Venkatesh Rao and his approach to reading books few of his peers had read. In his words: “Unique ideas in; unique ideas out.” To see...

I’ve spent the last 15 months on a deep journey of introspection — learning and questioning many of life’s most basic assumptions. This was in part motivated by the desire to find fulfillment, and in part, to find equanimity. Coming off of a 14 year career in Corporate America, I...

The “Spoiler of the Present” I want to play through a few situations, many of which will be eerily familiar to you: Making a sales pitch to a big client Giving a Best Man (or Maid of Honor) speech at a wedding Forgetting your unlimited Metrocard at home Losing your luggage...

Does a focusing on the headline number come with onerous terms? Dirty Unicorn Last week, famed Venture Capitalist Bill Gurley wrote a heavily circulated piece called “On the Road to Recap: Why The Unicorn Financing Market Just Became Dangerous for All of Us.” The gist of the story...

Which book had a transformative impact on your life? 📸 www.pexels.com“In my whole life, I have known no wise people (over a broad subject matter area) who didn’t read all the time — none, zero.” Charlie Munger Rad Reads is your weekly dose of inquiry, innovation with a dash of pop...

I’ve interviewed a lot of folks in the past 15 years and I have to confess. I always look at the very bottom, usually under “Personal Interests” or “Hobbies” for a very peculiar item — skateboarding. Yes, I skated as a teenager for 6–7 years and, yes, I’m...