Co-founder of Adjunct Prof at Columbia University Business School.


137 Stories by Chris Castig

The Most Good You Can Do by Peter Singer

The Most Good You Can Do develops the challenges Singer has made, in the New York Times and Washington Post, to those who donate...
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On Leaving The World Better Than How I Found It

It’s called the Campsite Rule. If you’ve listened to Dan Savage’s sex advice podcast, you’ve probably heard it. The idea goes like this: when...
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The Clock of The Long Now by Stewart Brand | Summary and Quotes

These have been called the most famous and beloved letters of the 20th century. Rainer Maria Rilke himself said that much of his creative...
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How Not To Make It In New York

We created How Not To Make it In New York because we wanted to tell the not-so glamorous side of New York City startup story: the hustle, the...
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We Are Echoes: Leave the world better than how you found it

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Older Feels Faster

As I get older. Time seems to move quicker. It’s the strangest thing. I remember Junior High school: September; 8th grade; autumn leaves; soccer practice; Mike...
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A Man Without A Country by Kurt Vonnegut | Summary and Quotes

Top 5 Quotes from Kurt Vonnegut’s A Man Without A Country: 1. Kurt Vonnegut on the meaning of life We are here on Earth...
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“Don’t Follow Your Passion” from So Good They Can’t Ignore You by Cal Newport

In this eye-opening account, Cal Newport debunks the long-held belief that "follow your passion" is good advice. Not only is the cliché flawed-preexisting...
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Learn how to write better: 50 Writing Tools by Roy Peter Clark

Ten years ago, Roy Peter Clark, America's most influential writing teacher, whittled down almost thirty years of experience in journalism, writing, and teaching into...
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The Dip by Seth Godin | Book Summary and Quotes

In this iconic bestseller, popular business blogger and bestselling author Seth Godin proves that winners are really just the best quitters. Godin shows that...
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