Instagram Ads are the New Sears Catalog

... and product managers are the new Sears Buyers. Sears used to have an army of buyers going out into the world and finding or creating new products to introduce to the american consumer.  They would then pitch these products via the sears catalog.   [imagine a picture of the Sears catalog…

HN Who is Hiring May 2019 - Health Care and Life Sciences

Hi, I'm Jacob, President of Flybridge VI, a strategy consultancy focusing on data at the intersection of health care and life sciences. From time to time I take a look at the monthly Hacker News Who is Hiring thread to see what healthcare and life-sciences start ups are out there…

HN Who is Hiring April 2019 - Health Care and Life Sciences

Hi, I'm Jacob, President of Flybridge VI, a strategy consultancy focusing on data at the intersection of health care and life sciences. From time to time I take a look at the monthly Hacker News Who is Hiring thread to see what healthcare and life-sciences start ups are out there…

Quick Take Aways From Michael Mayer on Invest Like the Best

Some thoughts (not necessarily endorsements!) that I took away from Michael Mayer – Pseudonymous Social Capital and Bottomless Coffee – [Invest Like the Best, EP.123] (overcast) Remove the lowest quality [media | food | habit] from your "diet", continually Make the real world legible to computers - re-frame problems in terms…

Christmas in July

It is July and I still find my self thinking about how good Sia's Christmas album was. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/everyday-is-christmas/1299289839…