The found of Design Within Reach and PUBLIC Bikes on how to make (and thrive) in the face of a soul-crushing mistake.
Save your money. Hire for empathy. Avoid "growth hackers."
Burdening yourself with trying to "change the world" can cause paralysis and disappointment. There's a better way.
Getting married = output. Staying married = outcome.
Step one? Make yourself "open and vulnerable" and embrace your own "honest, incredibly uncool, messy humanity."
If you think your anxiety or grumpiness is distracting you from your creative process, think again. The very feelings that make creativity painful can enable your best work.
Stress is a sign that something you care about is at stake—and that's a good thing.
One man's quest to answer the question: What happens when you remove money from the creative equation?
The aphorism tells us that "life is what happens when you're busy making plans." So building the life that stays on track requires a specific goal that can act as your north star.