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How a college grad without programming experience started a Y Combinator company and created a blog with hundreds of thousands of readers
Paul Graham was like, "This could be the Altair Basic." - Jason Shen, Ridejoy
Why this engineer and beauty pageant winner left the business world to pursue an acting and modeling career (and how she got her foot in the door while working full-time at McKinsey)
"Acting for me is the craft of self-exploration, and it’s the study of human nature." - Melanie Kannokada, actress and model
I wrote in the last blog post about Daniel Pink's thesis in his book 'Drive' about the three things that shape a motivating, fulfilling career: mastery, autonomy, and purpose. It made me think about similar themes Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos, wrote about in his book 'Delivering Happiness.' I remember reading Tony's book last year after I ...