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How I Write (Part 1)

People seem to be inexhaustibly curious about what kind of pencil an artist does her drawing with, or which particular brand of pen† an author uses to write. The digital...

Don’t start your business with an idea

Are you the kind of person who’s always getting excited about new ideas for businesses? But then struggling to get them off the ground? Find out why you might have...

Excuses, excuses

Four shitty excuses that are stopping you getting stuff done, and how to zap them from your life 

The freakonomy needs you

Imagine that you found something you desperately wanted to be a part of, but it was happening on the other side of the world. Would you sit at home getting in...