I was first introduced to the work of Robert Kegan in this excellent talk by Daniel Gross - ‘How To Win’. Kegan is best known for his Theory of Self-De…
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Seven days ago, we welcomed our second child, Noah, into the world. I’d forgotten so many of the details of newborns - they’d blurred into my fatigue-d…
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Hanging on the wall of the Blackbird Melbourne office boardroom is Buster Benson’s infographic of all the cognitive biases that afflict humans making d…
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The Troubles saw more than 4,000 people killed in Northern Ireland in the late 20th century. Mostly Catholic republicans fought a mix of Protestant par…
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Anthony Joshua is one of the most extraordinary athletes alive today. And until his recent loss to Andy Ruiz, he was on a directly ascending path to be…
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Two musical heroes in one… Here’s Nicolas Jaar, describing what’s so special to him about Keith Jarrett’s music. Jaar describes it as "music that's as …
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Welcome to Branches (formerly known as Excellent Things)! Written by me, Nick Crocker 🐘. I’m a General Partner @BlackbirdVC. 🚀 I live in Melbourne, A…
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