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Despite growing incredibly quickly, podcasting is broken. The hundreds of creators starting podcasts each week are failing to see the major flaw with podcasting that will hamper their growth. The flaw comes down to one simple question… When was the last time you saw a podcast go viral? Blog posts go viral. YouTube videos go […]Be a creator, not a critic
Years ago I made an important choice: I will always be a creator, not a critic. This may sound like the obvious choice, but in today’s culture we often reward the critic with just as much attention and fame. Far more than they deserve. As more creators are daring to create, they often don’t meet […]5 things I was surprised to love about my Tesla
For nearly 10 years I’ve wanted to own a Tesla. As of a few months ago, I finally do! This spring I bought a 2016 Model S P90D. It’s all black, with a black interior. By buying slightly used (18,000 miles) I was able to save $50,000 off the original price ($93,000 instead of $143,000). […]Profit sharing for bootstrapped startups
In the world of high-growth startups ConvertKit is an anomaly. We didn’t raise funding. We have no desire to sell. In fact, we don’t even have an exit strategy. When asked recently when I’d consider selling ConvertKit I gave the same answer I always do: Not for at least ten years. A friend who had […]