Reddit: A Study in Grit

GRIT. Reddit. They (sort of) rhyme. Thanks to MacArthur genius Angela Duckworth’s NPR/TED Talk rounds, one of our team values is grit. Grit has risen to prominence as the need-to-have success trait that emphasizes long-term focus, motivation, and optimism. It’s the courage to continue in the face of adversity. I’m a big fan of grit. […]

Why Pinterest?

I love being the campus Pinterest queen; I’m just saying that the crown is heavier than you think. No one ever believes it, but it’s not all spirit manicures and tailgate recipes. There are some definite downsides: No one remembers any other aspect of your job. Now you are only the Pinterest Queen. Forever. And […]