“A boring guy who blows $4,500 on a suit, $1,500 on a pair of shoes and $10,000 on a watch is still boring. He’s just a boring guy in a $16,000 outfit” writes George Hahn, menswear blogger, who rightfully rages against the faux-luxization of New York Times’ style section. Read this!
A rather heavy but very important and philosophical take on the concept of sacrificial dilemma and the concept of greater good and our inbuilt biases. It is one of the better pieces I have read in a long long time. Read This.
It shouldn’t be a surprise that I am thinking about building things about the long term and why one fails at it. Today, I came across this wonderful article by Natasha Lampard, who is one of the creative forces behind Webstock. So much of this rings true and is a reminder of what what matters. She coined the term longtrepreneurial thinking. Read this.
Many of you have either privately or on Twitter have asked me why I stopped writing the “7 stories to read this weekend” newsletter. To be candid, after years of being on a constant deadline, I didn’t really want the pressure of writing something every week. I also didn’t want to spend a lot of … Continue reading OmReads: Best of the web, my new (old) weekly email newsletter