Improving the Classroom with Humor

Ever since I was little, my brother, David, has been a teacher. My mom thinks it’s one reason I did so well in school. He would come home each day and teach me everything he had learned in class (he’s 2 years older than me). The problem is that sometimes he just made things up, and… Continue Reading >

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4 Ways Humor at Work Improves Productivity

When I travel the country and talk with people about humor at work, they are often already aware of some of the soft benefits humor provides: it makes you laugh, makes things fun, and helps you relax. What most people don’t know about humor in the workplace is that it can make you more productive… Continue Reading >

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IWNY13: Equipping Entrepreneurs

Note: This is a post recapping my key takeaways from Internet Week 2013. For more, check out this post: What I Learned from Internet Week 2013. In this panel discussion, Matthew Brimer of General Assembly shared his thoughts on the state of education and hiring talented people. 5 Startup Insights from Matthew Brimer The status… Continue Reading >

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The Physics Problem Gotham Needs

I would have paid more attention in class if we got to solve problems like this… Continue Reading >

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10 Life Hacks That Will Make You More Efficient

Often times we go through life doing things the way our parents or friends did them, or the way we just figured out on our own. That’s not always to most effective way to get things done. Here are “tutorials” for 10 hacks to make life more efficient. 1. Peel a Banana Like a Monkey… Continue Reading >

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