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Creators' Corner 👨‍🎨​

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Increasing Your Luck Surface Area

“The amount of luck that you have in life is how much value you create, times how many people you tell about it.” - Patrick McKenzie Doing great work is only half the job. If you want to increase your chances of success (your luck), you need to tell people

Increasing Your Luck Surface Area
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The Shift to the Creator Economy

The world is moving from the traditional, institution-based economy to the creator economy. Advances in education and the democratization of technology will change how we work and earn a living. I first came across this idea via a tweet from Naval Ravikant: Eventually, everybody will be in the creator economy.

The Shift to the Creator Economy

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Creators' Corner #31 - those who can, teach

Hey everyone 👋. Greetings from Cape Town! We're up to 232 creators this week. Thanks so much for being a subscriber. Here's the previous edition of the newsletter for those of you who missed it. As always – please reach out if you have any thoughts or ideas. I would love to

Creators' Corner #31 - those who can, teach
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Creators' Corner #30 - Drawing From Conversation

Hey friends 👋. Greetings from Cape Town! We're up to 230 creators this week. Thanks so much for being a subscriber. Here's the previous edition of the newsletter for those of you who missed it. As always – please reach out if you have any thoughts or ideas. I would love to

Creators' Corner #30 - Drawing From Conversation
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Creators' Corner #29 - finding strength through stories

Hey friends 👋. Greetings from Cape Town! We're up to 228 creators this week. Thanks so much for being a subscriber. Here's the previous edition of the newsletter for those of you who missed it. You can also sign up here if someone forwarded you this email. Subscribe here As always,

Creators' Corner #29 - finding strength through stories