Michael Overell

Cofounder and CEO @RecruitLoop - the marketplace for Elastic Recruiting with expert recruiters and sourcers on-demand.

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Michael Overell

7 hours ago

Tech Envisions the Ultimate Start-Up: An Entire City

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Michael Overell

7 hours ago

The Fundamental Law of Personal Finance

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Michael Overell

11 days ago

Hire A Gap Filler

blog.eladgil.com

Michael Overell

19 days ago

No one has a greater interest in your health than you do. Trust in Doctor You.

A revolution in health care is coming

economist.com

Michael Overell

24 days ago

As usual, brilliant and thoughtful insight presented as inevitable common sense.

Amazon Health

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Michael Overell

35 days ago

Advice For Aspiring Writers

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Michael Overell

38 days ago

Impatience: The Pitfall Of Every Ambitious Person

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Michael Overell

42 days ago

I aspire to both the insight and attitude of @profgalloway when I get old.

Passive-Aggressive Activism

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Michael Overell

76 days ago

An Abbreviated History of Modern Ski Technology

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Michael Overell

84 days ago

SEEK's near-death experience

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Michael Overell

98 days ago

Elon Musk: The Architect of Tomorrow

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Michael Overell

98 days ago

A good summary -

Paleo vs. Keto: What’s the Difference?

blog.virtahealth.com

Michael Overell

109 days ago

Love this sentence.

Life’s too long not to try, but too short not to be lazy and enjoy yourself.

Growth Shouldn’t Hurt

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Michael Overell

115 days ago

How to Be a C.E.O., From a Decade’s Worth of Them

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Michael Overell

121 days ago

I had a couple who named their daughter Freedom Stream. I think everyone just wanted to honor the moment.”

P-Day: The Day America Found Out Trump’s Russian Video Was Real

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Michael Overell

123 days ago

A short but important article imo.

Machine learning, broad consolidation, category creation, and new distribution models each will change the SaaS ecosystem in fundamental ways.

The Rising Stakes in SaaS

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Michael Overell

124 days ago

Spent this evening learning about B2X fork. Fascinating stuff!

We’re in uncharted territory, and with a currency that is currently worth almost one-hundred billion dollars.

What’s going to happen when bitcoin forks (again)?

hackernoon.com

Michael Overell

125 days ago

Interesting analysis showing the hard reality of building a sustainable online marketplace

The Rebundling of Craigslist

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Michael Overell

129 days ago

The only article on Gen Y and millennials anyone should read.

Why Generation Y Yuppies Are Unhappy

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Michael Overell

129 days ago

“Stay wildly ambitious. Stop thinking you’re special. Don’t care what other people think”

Why Generation Y Yuppies Are Unhappy

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Michael Overell

130 days ago

A wonderful explanation of crypto assets you can forward to your curious uncle.

A Letter to Jamie Dimon

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Michael Overell

131 days ago

This is good. Also adding Vonnegut's Player Piano to the reading list.

Just own the damn robots.

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Michael Overell

135 days ago

How Men Like Harvey Weinstein Implicate Their Victims in Their Acts

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Michael Overell

135 days ago

The Small City Struggle

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Michael Overell

138 days ago

'Our minds can be hijacked': the tech insiders who fear a smartphone dystopia

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Michael Overell

142 days ago

The man begins to eat, cannot eat, weeps uncontrollably. He never said that he loved him.

Too Busy to Pay Attention to Life

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Michael Overell

142 days ago

Why does Startmate exist?

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Michael Overell

148 days ago

Long live the vest

A group of data scientists have found a way using drones and artificial intelligence to geolocate groups of white men wearing Patagonia vests, in order to predict future investment opportunities.

Group of White Men in Patagonia Vests Confused for VC Fund, Raise $500 Million

fortune.com

Michael Overell

155 days ago

Great essay from Scott Galloway. Rare blend of insight and sass

The Worm Has Turned

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Michael Overell

162 days ago

This is excruciating to read

This is what an epidemic looks like

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Michael Overell

163 days ago

Preach!

Here Be Sermons

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Michael Overell

171 days ago

You’ll Never Be Famous — And That’s O.K.

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Michael Overell

173 days ago

A thoughtful and important essay in the face of growing polarization.

Political ideologies tend to blind people to the best policies. One should not seek a “conservative” answer to poverty or a “liberal” answer to immigration. One should seek the best answer. It is highly unlikely that any political party has a monopoly on truth.

Centrism: A Moderate Manifesto

quillette.com

Michael Overell

179 days ago

I'm no finance expert but technical 'analysis' like this strikes me as complete BS

And now, without that trendline support level to act like a floor for shares, the downside potential is elevated.

Amazon Is on the Verge of a Colossal Breakdown After Whole Foods Deal

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Michael Overell

180 days ago

True words

Hard lessons from start-up land: The time Adir Shiffman ran his company out of cash

afr.com

Michael Overell

180 days ago

Excellent news!

Our findings suggest that drinking four cups of coffee each day can be part of a healthy diet in healthy people."

Higher coffee consumption associated with lower risk of early death

sciencedaily.com

Michael Overell

180 days ago

"do great work"

Effective Networking

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Michael Overell

199 days ago

Today I learned about people/thing theory in this excellent, thoughtful essay.

It just says that sometimes, in a population-based way that doesn’t necessarily apply to any given woman or any given man, women and men will have some different interests. Which should be pretty obvious to anyone who’s spent more than a few minutes with men or women.

Contra Grant On Exaggerated Differences

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Michael Overell

199 days ago

A Different Way — Thoughtful Financing, Or Why We Said “No” to a Lot of Money

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Michael Overell

206 days ago

Why Facts Don’t Change Our Minds

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Michael Overell

206 days ago

The Power of Anti-Goals

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Michael Overell

213 days ago

A quick guide to Stripe’s culture

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Michael Overell

217 days ago

Never met a sweet drink that pairs well with food. Drink only water, or wine, with meals. #sciencesays

Sugar-sweetened drinks and your metabolism

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Michael Overell

243 days ago

This.

We deeply appreciate the bravery of the women who have publicly come forward and disclosed their specific issues of sexual harassment. The behavior they experienced is not ok, has never been ok, and will simply not be tolerated by us in any way.

Our Zero Tolerance Policy On Sexual Harassment

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Michael Overell

246 days ago

what. the. actual. f#ck.

“I thought if he’s, if he has the, the guts and the audacity to smoke marijuana in front of the five-year-old girl and risk her lungs and risk her life by giving her secondhand smoke and the front-seat passenger doing the same thing then what, what care does he give about me?” he said.

Philando Castile shooting: officer said he felt in danger after smelling pot in car

theguardian.com

Michael Overell

254 days ago

A Number of Reasons I’ve Been Depressed Lately

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Michael Overell

258 days ago

Beijing has more than 650,000 shared bicycles. They've all appeared in the last nine months.

The case for bicycles' inevitable triumph over cars

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Michael Overell

258 days ago

Devastating stats on combined effect of non-employment and subsidised opioids:

According to [Alan Krueger's] work, nearly half of all prime working-age male labor-force dropouts—an army now totaling roughly 7 million men—currently take pain medication on a daily basis.

Miserable 21st Century

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Michael Overell

258 days ago

Ton of practical advice for staying functionally fit with kids

How to Incorporate the Primal Blueprint into a Busy Family and Work Life

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Michael Overell

258 days ago

This is insane

El Capitan, My El Capitan

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