Category Archives: Life

Information Endures: A Story About Stories

Ed. note: Each year, the UW Information School (where I’m a grad student) holds its annual Dean’s Club Dinner to thank its donors and board members for their gifts and service. This year, I’m emceeing the event along with fellow … Continue reading

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Ignite! Seattle 19: How Introverts Can Survive in This Extroverted World

I’ve had a fun, challenging journey this year talking publicly about introversion and lifehacks for introverts. I started by helping introverts and shy people become better public speakers. Then I followed up by interviewing Beth Buelow, The Introvert Entrepreneur. And … Continue reading

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Interview with Beth Buelow: The Introvert Entrepreneur

Beth Buelow has become a recent source of inspiration for me. She is the founder and CEO of The Introvert Entrepreneur, a company here in the Northwest that “offers services for introverts and those who live/work/play with them.” One of … Continue reading

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A Guide to Public Speaking for Introverted and Shy People

UPDATE: I was a speaker at Ignite! Seattle 19 and talked about How Introverts Can Survive in This Extroverted World. I presented five lifehacks that introverts can use to preserve and build their energy as they’re trying to get along … Continue reading

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Dollar Shave Club: The Unboxing Experience is F***ING GREAT

Introducing Dollar Shave Club I recently joined the Dollar Shave Club. You may remember their awesome content marketing video that went viral back in March. I loved it — after all, I’m just as susceptible to good branding and content … Continue reading

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