Ikigai: A Reason for Being

I recently came across this article from the World Economic Forum about the Japanese concept of Ikigai, which loosely translates to this: "A reason for being." From Wikipedia, Ikigai is: The word ikigai is usually used to indicate the source of value in one's life or the things that make…

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NYC Subway Infrastracture

I'm fascinated with New York's subway lines. When I lived in Brooklyn, I was never not amazed at the logistics and complexities of the infrastructure that runs the city. I love learning about the history of transit systems, and this article from The Atlantic about New York's subway lines is…

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Jeff Bezos's Annual Letter: Disagree and Commit

Jeff Bezos's Annual Letter is a must read. It's up there with Warren Buffet's Annual Letters as something I look forward to reading every year. I highly recommend taking the 5 minutes to read it, especially if you work in tech, but it really applies to all. The "disagree and…

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