Hey, I’m Zak. Some would call me a business guy, a model-maker, or a strategist -- I’d say I’m a tinkerer, a fixer, a builder. I’m a stong believer in informed simplicity, the magic of analog objects, and a total spreadsheet geek.
Currently Working On | Business Consulting for Creative-first Companies, Understanding the Agency Cash Flow Problem
Some of My Writing | Be More Like MacGyver, About Wind and Sails, Asking Great Questions, Stop Chasing, Habits of an American Gentleman, Work = Effort + Progress, Hammer or the Handyman
A Couple of Personal Projects | Stories with Warren, Experience Institute Fellow, Fargo Open Data Initiative, Business Operations Facilitator & Coach, Medellin Travel Journal, Intrastate Crowdfunding, Google For Entrepreneurs/ achieveMpls Coach
A Few Other Places I’ve Worked | Head of Strategy at Doejo, Cocoon Ventures, Product Manager at Fellow, Operations at Aquanuat, Business Ops at Kedrion, Finance at Thomson Reuters Innovation
Currently reading: Principles, Bird by Bird, Upstream
Ask me about: TypeNotes, The Society of Adventurers and Explorers, Mr. Pink
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