The Reboot Blog

Reflections on the Art of Being Human at Work.

What’s Love Got To Do With It?

What’s Love Got To Do With It?

What’s love got to do, got to do with it What’s love but a second hand emotion What’s love got to do, got to do with it Who needs a…

Invisible Fences

Invisible Fences

The fundamental delusion of humanity is to suppose that I am here and you are out there. – Yasutani Roshi Despite the fact that the room I spent my formative…

Show Me That You Care

Show Me That You Care

“If you could only sense how important you are to the lives of those you meet; how important you can be to the people you may never even dream of.…

How Conflicts Between Co-founders Can Kill Startups

How Conflicts Between Co-founders Can Kill Startups

This is the first post in a series of five on co-founder conflict. In 2012, Harvard Business School professor Noam Wasserman studied 10,000 founders for his book “The Founder’s Dilemma. …

Know You Are Not Alone

Know You Are Not Alone

A few months back, I sent a note to the participants at the launch of our first facilitated peer group. In the note I said that a core tenet of…

Who’s in Your Corner?

Who’s in Your Corner?

“Life doesn’t run away from nobody. Life runs at people.” – Joe Frazier Remember the anger I talked about in the last podcast newsletter? A year ago, Jerry suggested I…

Coming Home

Coming Home

Last Friday at Reboot HQ we were musing about how perfect it was that this episode of the podcast was published on the day of the Supreme Court ruling that…

Embracing Leadership as a Reluctant CEO

Embracing Leadership as a Reluctant CEO

This essay is written by one of our first alums from our CEO Bootcamp, Sooinn Lee, CEO of LocoMotive Labs. Last fall, Sooinn also spoke at TEDxBayArea Women in a…