Life

Life

Criticism is the easy part

Last weekend, I tweeted something that struck a nerve. It took me a total of 10 seconds to draft that tweet. But the lessons it left me with were priceless.

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Come with me

Building a company stretches me beyond my imagination. Every day is filled with extreme ambiguity, extreme fear, and extreme joy, somehow all at once. The things I learn and do every day are…

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Why I’m leaving Silicon Valley

This post is a personal one. Rather than sharing insights on Blockchain or Javascript, I’d like to walk through my inner journey the past few years. It’s a journey that’s left me itching for change —…

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Who says engineers can’t become entrepreneurs?

A lot of people warned me not to walk away from my great position at Andreessen Horowitz to pursue software engineering. …And now that I’m leaving my dream job engineering at Coinbase to co-found a…

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Injury is an opportunity

Another way to look at injury is as “an opportunity to strengthen the parts of ourselves that are not injured”. We are always hurting in some regard, and approaching it as an opportunity can have a…

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Learning How to Learn: The Most Important Developer Skill

When you’re a developer, your job requires you to learn every single day — in spite of the constant lure of distractions like Hacker News, Twitter, Reddit, and Facebook. You constantly encounter new…

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