Access to rare influential leaders and coaches has created a seemingly unfair benchmark that we all apply to our everyday interactions.

One of the consequences of the Information Age and access to basically unlimited content is increasing expectations. These expectations are often highlighted in the teen depression statistics stemming from…


“If you can find an audience of 100 people, you can find an audience of 1000 people, all you need is time” — Burak Esen

An asset. That is how Burak Esen, the creator of Modern Analects, refers to his five days a week email newsletter, social media ecosystem, and…


Not many would argue that being different can be valuable. Different stands out, different innovates, different has become synonymous with creativity and entrepreneurship. …


From an outsider’s perspective.

I have been meaning to write about the NBA for awhile now, and with free agency upon us and everybody and their brother drooling over the thought of a Terry Rozier + Cody Zeller pick and roll, I figured this was as good time to talk…


Season 8 episode 3 is going to live on as a classic Game of Thrones battleground of philosophies between the Marvel-lover, big battle scenes, and non-stop fighting crowd, and the wider-cannon, history of Valyria, what type of granite was used to build The Citadel nerds. Everybody has heard the numbers…


Add another Game of Thrones recap article to your reading queue, creativity is overrated anyway. No lists, winners and losers, or Iron Throne power rankings, this is just going to be a rambling of my initial thoughts on Season 8 Episode One. …


The idea of work, as in occupation or career as opposed to plethora of other meanings for the word, is a relative certainty in the scope of things that are traditionally questioned. And not whether to work or not to work, but the anatomy of the work itself. The blueprint…


This question seems simple enough, but every time I try and answer it in my own head I make it more and more complicated. So I figured I’d try to put it into words. The easy answer, that deep down might be the case, is because I think I would…

James McGrath

I know as little as everyone else, but this keeps me from drinking every weekend. Denver, CO

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