Entrepreneur, writer. Prev: Storyline (YC W18). Working towards Tomorrowland.
How to play long-term
Fast and steady wins the race.
Why I wake up at 5 a.m.
Disclaimer: this is not for everyone; both biologically and socially.
What makes the most progress
Focus on things that make you anxious, create fear of failure, and are not urgent, but important.
How to overcome fear
"We suffer more in imagination than in reality." — Seneca.
Competition is for losers, by Peter Thiel
Don't always go through the tiny little door that everyone's trying to rush through, maybe go around the corner and go through the vast gate that nobody is taking.
How to choose what to read
Is this the one book in 260,000?
The average Instagram user spends 44 working days per year on Instagram.
How I lost 60 pounds in 9 months
You become successful by not making mistakes.
The point framework
"What you do is more important than how you do everything else, and doing something well does not make it important." — Tim Ferris
3 weeks of Shaolin Kung Fu in China
“Our school is not a holiday retreat.”
Don’t ignore the dirty floor.
How to become a native English speaker
Ten years ago, I was barely able to speak English. Last week, I wrote a post that reached half a million people. Here's how.
The compound effect
Everyone can start reading for one minute a day.
The 13 immutable reads on choosing what to work on
Don’t let yourself make excuses for not doing the things you want to do.
Abundance vs scarcity
You need much less than you think you need.
Why goals make you fail
Focus on skills, not goals. Find the thing you're a natural at, make it actionable, and just don't quit.
Set aside your plans and read this book right now
It’s incredibly easy to get caught up in an activity trap, in the busyness of life, to work harder and harder at climbing the ladder of success only to discover that it’s leaning against the wrong wall.
My mission is to find awesome people and connect them to make things that matter. And to achieve it, I need to be fully opened to the world and share my knowledge with others. That’s why I’m here.