Be Unhappy.

Each day, I skim through the headlines of the Aspen Institute’s Five Best Ideas of the Day newsletter. One caught my eye this morning: The secret to office happiness isn’t working less—it’s caring less The premise is unnervingly true. Caring less is the cultural aspiration du jour in a time when many of us are suffering […]

Everything I know about being a CEO, I learned being a teacher

“How can you be a CEO when you were just a teacher?” This is one of the most common questions I have fielded as the CEO and founder of Allovue, an early-stage financial analytics company. Initially the question offended me; I prickled at the insinuation of all the worst teacher stereotypes: teachers aren’t as smart […]