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Guy chasing ikigai.

Guy chasing ikigai.

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👋🏽 Hey! This is me.

I'm from Jersey, I went to Duke, and I'm interested in a lot of stuff.

Last updated: July 7, 2020 10:34 PM (EDT)

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🌘 Life

If you don't know me, it might help to introduce myself by some of my core values

🤯 Values

More recently, I've started to isolate my personal mission; here's my current formulation:

To bring happiness and fulfillment to those around me and to those beyond me, as a result of my own actions and also my contributions to something bigger than myself.

In my free time, I love to play games (Catan, Texas Hold'em, and Smash are some of my favorites!), try new recipes 👨🏼‍🍳, and I'm working on reflecting more often.

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👨🏽‍💻 Work

🗣 What I do

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I'm passionate about people, the problems they face, and the products that can solve them. I'm interested in technology, education, and entrepreneurship because of their ability to create scalable, sustainable impact. Here are my working theories on the solutions I want to build in each space:

On education:

Creating educational models, tools, and institutions whose incentives are aligned with learners', and that emphasize and foster independent and empathetic thinking.

On entrepreneurship:

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