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 FellowOperations at AquanuatBusiness Ops at KedrionFinance 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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