The Ultralight Startup
The Ultralight Starup

The Ultralight Startup shows you don't need an MBA, a trust fund, or even experience running your own company to become a star in the tech world. The Ultralight Startup is a comprehensive, easy-to-follow guide that will prepare any entrepreneur for success. Learn how to raise money, launch a product, get covered on TechCrunch, and the secrets behind companies like Onswipe, Foursquare, Twitter, Dropbox, Mint, and more.

26 Dec

NYC Students: Want a Fast Track Into The Book Publishing Industry? Intern To Help Launch My Book With A Major Publisher.

NYC Students:  Want a Fast Track Into The Book Publishing Industry? Intern To Help Launch My Book With A Major Publisher.

TweetYou’re a junior or senior either majoring in english or PR and want to get a fast track into the publishing industry. My book, The Ultralight Startup , launches this spring. It’s published by Penguin Publishing, an imprint of Pearson, one of the world’s largest publishers in the world. This is a once in a […]

30 Sep

Answering The “Should I Go To College/Drop Out?” Question For Young Entrepreneurs

Answering The “Should I Go To College/Drop Out?” Question For Young Entrepreneurs

TweetThere’s a common question brought up in the entrepreneurial community that goes something like this: “Should I go to college?” or “Should I drop out of college?” It’s even the subject of a good analysis by Vivek Wadhwa over at Techcrunch. . I’ve seen the question pop up often enough, it’s certainly an important one, […]

28 Feb

Advice From My 12 Year Old Self

Advice From My 12 Year Old Self

Tweet My mom found this document (I think I wrote it for some TAG/Olympics of the Mind speech competition in 8th Grade.) when she was unpacking the other day.  I’ve been searching for it for a while and finding it meant a lot to me.  After reading it for the first time in over a decade, […]

17 Aug

Disruption and My Next Startup… You Help Decide

Disruption and My Next Startup… You Help Decide

Tweet**Dear people from Draper Fisher Jurveston (DFJ) who frequently visit this post (multiple times a week and close to 50 times total according to my analytics)-  You should say hi via email.  Nope, not looking for funding or to “pitch” you.   I just enjoy talking to smart people who want to change the world, […]

11 Jul

Hacking Calories

Hacking Calories

Tweet Disclaimer:  I’m not a nutrionist or certified health professional.  This is what worked for me and people asked to share it.  It may work better, worse, or entirely different for you.  On the flip side, I have been exercising/working out consistently for the past 10 years.  I also used to train for powerlifting and […]