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Homelessness and Long Term Housing

One thing you can’t ignore when you’re living in NYC is homelessness. It’s impossible unless you’ve somehow managed to glue your eyelids shut. It’s prominent and widespread. Ever since I’ve lived in NYC I’ve noticed it everywhere I go throughout the city. People may stand on the sides of highways begging, in the subways, sleeping…
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Our Life through Private Equity

Stumbled upon this great article “This is your life, Brought to you by Private Equity” in the NY Times sent by my girlfriend. It’s definitely more pictures than words, but it does a great job simplifying the world as we know it run by private equity firms. private equity firms manage more of the world’s…
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Healthcare needs to change

The climate of healthcare in America is rapidly changing. It’s changing with or without the Affordable Care Act, or otherwise known as Obamacare. As much as people despise Obamacare, it was a step in the right direction in a country where health care should be much further along than it currently is. Millions of people…
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Pixar: Where dreams come true and creativity is king

I recently finished the book Creativity Inc by Ed Catmull. It’s written by the founder of Pixar, Ed Catmull and gives us a glimpse into the journey to how Pixar became the mega cool and awesome cinematic company it is today. I had no idea before this that Toy Story was literally the first full…
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Starting Lean and Mean

I’ve been learning a lot about business over the past year and a half. I started Sunrise Energy Solutions in November of 2014 and now have recently started Auto Haus Designs in April of 2016. They are about a year and half apart from each other as well. They are both very different and have…
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Elon Musk: The Living Mad Genius

So I recently finished Ashlee Vance’s “Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future.” It’s definitely a fun and interesting view into the life of someone I’ve been very interested in learning about for a while now. The author originally did not get the blessings of Elon and just went on to…
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How to become a start up founder with 500 bucks!

So, I thought I should just type up some of my random thoughts in my journey. I don’t know anything and am constantly learning how to do EVERYTHING. So anything that I’ve learned from others, I’m more than happy to pass on to others so that they can be helped! So here’s a quick 1-2-3…
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Laborers in the Vineyard

Read this chapter from the Bible below, then check out this article, randomly read both of these on the same day. haha. Christianity is crazy, and now we know how the world would react to it. Well, we already knew, this just proves it. A CEO raised his company’s minimum wage to $70,000 a year,…
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Why I’m a fan of Short Term Missions

In my time at Cornell, I have been on a missions trip with Cru to Panama City Beach, FL, three times, Guatemala City, Guatemala, one time, and East Asia, one time. Each trip, whether I was a participant or a leader, has helped to facilitate both my spiritual growth and also those of other people…
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