Thoughts Tag

A financier’s personal Unicorn 🦄 Financiers love to talk about the Number. For the uninitiated, it’s an amount of money that enables you to live off of the interest (of conservative investments) and cover all of your future spending needs (1). Yet at an emotional level, I’m...

Mapping my own fears to this framework Credit: Psychology Today Over the past year, I’ve spent more time thinking about fear than I did in the first 35 years of my life. In hindsight, many of my decisions and habits (which ultimately brought me a lot “success,”...

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...