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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 […]What company culture means to me
Every company says they have a great culture. But what does that mean? For some that’s free lunch and ping pong tables, for others it’s remote work and work/life balance. While those may be a part of culture, they are surface level. To me company culture comes down to trust. Are you trusted to make […]