Entries by Alex

Creating Memorable Moments

What is the right balance for spending effort to creating more meaningful and defining moments in our work and personal life? This question arose as I read The Power of Moments by Chip and Dan Heath. They define a moment as a “short experience that is both memorable and meaningful”. A core idea from the […]

The Art of Questing

People have been engaging in grand challenges or “quests” since antiquity, in some cases defining their lives around these quests, such as pilgrims on a spiritual journey or explorers seeking new trade routes. With the digital age, you can easily discover more examples of various quests that people pursue, which vary radically in style and […]

2014 in Review

PERSONAL This past year was an incredible year with the dominant experience being my nomadic lifestyle. I thoroughly enjoyed the varied new experiences and friendships that pushed me to grow a lot and provided a wealth of great memories. Travel In the last decade I had often dreamed of a lifestyle that enabled me to […]