July 30, 2015
What is innovation? How best to create the conditions in which innovation thrives? How might this work in Chilean companies? These are big questions, and we had the great privilege to discuss them all at an event organized by the Chile California Council.
July 21, 2015
How might we structure real-time data from wearable devices to prevent accidents before they happen?
July 2, 2015
How might a writer wrap a soft (virtual) blanket around the people who most need her story? Building on a solid foundation of blog posts and heart photos, I collaborated with Jennifer Massoni Pardini to redesign her website to better serve grieving parents and build a new foundation for the next steps in her writing career.
December 15, 2014
This book helped. It’s concise. It teaches you how to organize messy information of all kinds, without using jargon like “information architecture” or “user experience” or “wireframe” or any of the other tricky-to-explain phrases I’ve learned over the past few months.
November 16, 2014
Do you ever find yourself thinking, “Well, I could move to San Francisco, or New York, or China, or Chile! And I could work in tech, or fashion, or marketing, or something else!” while another voice in your head says, “This is my list of things to do today. I need to go buy groceries, book a bus ticket for tomorrow’s trip, follow up with Joe from the conference… “
November 15, 2014
I met Danielle when we both participated in Start-Up Chile. She’s an enthusiastic supporter of all things social enterprise and she’s created all sorts of helpful resources and courses for non-profits looking to create revenue-generating business models and create more sustainable impact, including BOOST Academy.
October 15, 2014
This is not my first experience with re-entry. I’ve experienced two severe bouts of reverse culture shock over the years, along with many milder ones. Here’s what I’ve learned along the way.
October 15, 2014
Participating in Start-Up Chile has been one of the most inspiring and eye-opening experiences of my professional life. As part of a solar energy startup team, I participated in the program’s first generation in 2011.
February 28, 2014
This morning I opened a notebook filled with scribbles from 2012 — ideas that overflowed from my brain while I had way too many things going on at once. As I read through these notes, I snapped pictures of a few of them to share with you.
February 12, 2014
“People either want to go internationally or not. That’s not as big a part of the decision, it’s usually how to make it work and decide how you’re going to make it happen.”