Investor, advisor, writer, father. Former B2B ed-tech executive (ex @oreillymedia, @safari). Occasional consultant & speaker. Chronic reader.
Humans are wired to learn by tinkering, and I strongly believe that tinkering while minimizing risk is still the best way to grow your knowledge and confidence in finance and investing (and plenty of other things!). I’m an MBA by training and a CEO by trade, but am a tinkerer at heart. As Donella Meadows puts it in her classic book, Thinking in Systems:
What’s appropriate when you’re learning is small steps, constant monitoring, and a willingness to change course as you find out more about where it’s leading.
Fifteen years in Boston, currently living on the Connecticut coast with my wife and two young kids.