Marcela Sapone

Co-Founder & CEO of Hello Alfred. Lit up all year long.

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Marcela Sapone

32 days ago

Ray Dalio Spells Out America’s Worst Nightmare

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134 days ago

Hello Alfred Raises $40 Million in Series B Funding

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199 days ago

The double helix of high touch service and adaptive technology

Start-Up Star Hello Alfred is Expanding

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223 days ago

The crisp refreshing sound of clarity

How Etsy's New CEO Threw Out All of the Company's Key Metrics, Except One

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226 days ago

Two Bedroom With Views—And A Personal Concierge

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298 days ago

Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World

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313 days ago

If you don't have time to read Ray DALIO's principles, here is a full overview and very practical takeaways

What the world's largest hedge fund can teach a startup

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Marcela Sapone

313 days ago

If you don't have time to read Ray DALIO's principles, here is a full overview and very practical takeaways

What the world's largest hedge fund can teach a startup

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Marcela Sapone

368 days ago

This is how your brain changes with age

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368 days ago

World Economic Forum

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368 days ago

Are We on the Verge of a New Golden Age?

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368 days ago

Don’t wait.

2. Welcome everything, push away nothing.

3. Bring your whole self to the experience.

4. Find a place of rest in the middle of things.

5. Cultivate don’t know mind.

The Five Invitations: Zen Hospice Project Co-founder Frank Ostaseski on Love, Death, and the Essential Habits of Mind for a Meaningful Life

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Marcela Sapone

368 days ago

A computer was asked to predict which start-ups would be successful. The results were astonishing

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368 days ago

The researchers also found that patients with stronger white matter pathways, which exist between the halves of the brain, showcased greater bilateral communication. This signifies that it is likely that the brains of those with similar pathways might retain higher levels of functioning later in life.

This is how your brain changes with age

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Marcela Sapone

368 days ago

The researchers also found that patients with stronger white matter pathways, which exist between the halves of the brain, showcased greater bilateral communication. This signifies that it is likely that the brains of those with similar pathways might retain higher levels of functioning later in life.

This is how your brain changes with age

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Marcela Sapone

368 days ago

Researchers have managed to connect a human brain to the internet

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368 days ago

This counterintuitive practice helps truly successful people get ahead

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368 days ago

enigmatic smile lingers in our minds, as it does in the collective mind of humanit

The Science Behind Mona Lisa’s Smile

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368 days ago

Killer piece - few words but full of value

According to Moran Cerf, a neuroscientist at Northwestern University who has been studying decision-making for over a decade, the surest way to maximize happiness has nothing to do with experiences, material goods, or personal philosophy.

It's all about who you decide to spend time with. But "it's not just advice to choose your friends carefully,"

A neuroscientist who studies decision-making reveals the most important choice you can make

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Marcela Sapone

368 days ago

If planet-warming emissions continue to rise at their current pace, three in four people in the world will face deadly heat by the turn of the century, according to a study published in the journal Nature Climate Change in June.

Human frontiers: How much heat can the body and mind take?

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376 days ago

How to think about scaling a team for fast growth by Hello Alfred SVP of Engineering

Building And Operating An Exceptional Growth Team

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387 days ago

This is what the blockchain is all about, consolidating everything that is separated into one. I

GRAMATIK, the World’s First “Crypto-Artist”… by SingularDTV

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387 days ago

I actually don’t think it takes much to make most people happy. We want to live in a healthy environment, enjoy good physical health, have great relationships, have time for recreation and live in peace.

Nothing is the Next Big Thing

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Marcela Sapone

394 days ago

Piece I wrote hitting on why the old way of Silicon Valley tech is going out of style.... hyper connected local, authentic, small businesses are hr future

What Bodega got right and wrong about the future of the on-demand economy

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Marcela Sapone

400 days ago

I like to say that great analogies are one of the few original creative acts

These neologisms demonstrate the cumulative quality of language, in which we use the known to describe the unknown.

“It is by metaphor that language grows,”

How to Say (Almost) Everything in a Hundred-Word Language

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410 days ago

Photos from 36 hours down the Pacific Coast - Seattle to LA

Our Side of the Tracks – Medium

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418 days ago

Hmmm

Kara Walker, ‘Tired of Standing Up,’ Promises Art, Not Answers

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418 days ago

The Week When President Trump Resigned

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435 days ago

One of the problems of email is there's no cost attached to sending it, so we don't have a useful heuristic for deciding what to read first.

Things to Hang on Your Mental Mug Tree

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435 days ago

Op-Docs: Season 6

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435 days ago

In an Unused Harlem Church, a Towering Work of a ‘Genius’

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Marcela Sapone

435 days ago

Paper and pen > phone always

With handwriting, the very act of putting it down forces you to focus on what’s important. Maybe it helps you think better.”

A Total Beginner’s Guide to Keeping a Journal

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436 days ago

Strange

A New Kind of Adultery Novel

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444 days ago

Why Women Aren’t C.E.O.s, According to Women Who Almost Were

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455 days ago

How many children should you have?

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459 days ago

9 lessons from the world's Blue Zones on living a long, healthy life

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463 days ago

Whatever the work is, do it well—not for the boss but for yourself.

The Work You Do, the Person You Are

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463 days ago

Berman advised the forest bathers to pick up a rock, put a problem in and drop it. “You can pick up your troubles again when you leave,” he said with a straight face.

The Japanese practice of 'forest bathing' is scientifically proven to be good for you

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Marcela Sapone

463 days ago

Forest environments promote lower concentrations of cortisol, lower pulse rate, lower blood pressure, greater parasympathetic nerve activity, and lower sympathetic nerve activity than do city environments,” the study concluded

The Japanese practice of 'forest bathing' is scientifically proven to be good for you

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Marcela Sapone

484 days ago

Given how much the world has changed in just the past 150 years, and how much it’s likely to change again in the next 150, the question is, “What environment will we optimize our genes for?

The Upside of Bad Genes

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Marcela Sapone

486 days ago

What Happened After Mexico’s Greatest Architect Was Turned Into a Diamond

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Marcela Sapone

486 days ago

The Architect Who Became a Diamond

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486 days ago

Human beings live in mutual accountability, each answerable to the other and each the object of judgment.

If We Are Not Just Animals, What Are We?

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509 days ago

Incredible

Insomniac City: Bill Hayes’s Extraordinary Love Letter to New York, Oliver Sacks, and Love Itself

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Marcela Sapone

513 days ago

I didn’t fall in love with my wife

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536 days ago

How to measure risk in the real world

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566 days ago

Or hoping that, in her life, she felt a fearlessness impossible for those of us that must care for others

The Sense of an Endling

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575 days ago

Downtime replenishes the brain’s stores of attention and motivation,

Why Your Brain Needs More Downtime

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582 days ago

Francis, who has made clear that he sees little possibility for allowing women to be priests, called the vocation crisis an “enormous problem.”

The issue is less a question of theology than arithmetic.

Pope Francis Signals Openness to Ordaining Married Men in Some Cases

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582 days ago

A Ticket to Hell

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