A list of 10 books I’ve found especially useful over the past year in trying to both understand what mindfulness really is, as well as find tactical advice f...
I'm a B2B ed-tech executive (currently Chief Strategy Officer at getAbstract, ex-O'Reilly Media, ex-Safari) who enjoys applying systemic thinking to strategic challenges, as well as designing product platforms and the organizations needed to build them. I'm also a sometimes-consultant, author, speaker, investor, conference organizer (most recently the PageBreak conference), and startup advisor (currently advising Holloway, Doriot, and PressBooks). I'm also a very proud father of two wonderful kids!
My side projects include YieldTalk, with educational resources and detailed profiles of more than 100 investment crowdfunding and alternative investing platforms.
Perhaps there’s ways to use some of all that self-improvement advice out there to build better organizations too.
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