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Stuff I learned last year.

Updated: Jul 5, 2022

Even visionary geniuses don’t go at it alone. Hire smart people to help you get out of your way.

Stephen Hawking wasn’t afraid to show vulnerability.

Staying committed to writing is hard, even for accomplished authors.

97% of venture capital goes to men. Many companies have engaged corporate responsibility programs to address access to business resources, but find that to make a real impact there are 9,000 layers to pull back.

System and process beat smarts every time.

“Nobody’s free until everybody’s free.” - Fannie Lou Hamer

When you read French translations (probably any translation), you get to look up lots of words!

I miss dance—specifically the feeling of the music moving my body through space.

We have many brilliant people in state and local government ready to rise to the occasion.