Author: Jason Weinberger

IRIS CRM - NMI
Featured Article NMI Acquires IRIS CRM, Expanding Deeper in the Commerce Value-Chain

To meet increased demand for full commerce enablement solutions, NMI and IRIS CRM’s joint offerings better enable ISO, ISV, bank and fintech partners SCHAUMBURG, IL – JANUARY 18, 2022 – NMI, a leading full commerce enablement technology company, today announced it has acquired IRIS CRM, a premier merchant services CRM and comprehensive merchant management platform […]

WHAT WE BELIEVE IN WHAT WE BELIEVE IN
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I am a capitalist. If you are a liberated person, you are a capitalist. If your nation is liberated, it is a capitalist nation. If you are fighting for individual freedom, in any corner of this globe, you are by extension also fighting for capitalism, because there cannot be freedom without capitalism. Individual freedom has […]

The Best Books I Read in 2018 The Best Books I Read in 2018
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2018 was probably my best reading year ever (both in quantity and quality). A big part of it was that I joined a few different book clubs . I found they were a great way to schedule semi-regular hangouts with friends I enjoyed spending time with and also helped me get through some books I might […]

Feeling Burned Out? So Did I. Here Are 5 Ways To Reinvigorate Yourself Feeling Burned Out? So Did I. Here Are 5 Ways To Reinvigorate Yourself
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Chances are, you’ve experienced career burnout at some point. It makes you feel listless, unsure of the value of your work. You go through the motions and count the hours. Personally, I’ve been burned out twice in my career. Once, I was finishing my medical residency and was unsure if I really wanted to continue in medicine. […]

How to build the perfect Deep Learning Computer and save thousands of dollars How to build the perfect Deep Learning Computer and save thousands of dollars
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Building your own Deep Learning Computer only takes a few hours. Assembly video is below. You already know that building your own Deep Learning Computer is 10x cheaper than using AWS. But picking the right parts is not trivial, so let’s take a detailed look at things you should consider, the pros and cons of my […]

Only the Paranoid Survive Only the Paranoid Survive
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Mission Newsletter, 1/11/19 “Your mind is working at its best when you’re being paranoid. You explore every avenue and possibility of your situation at high speed with total clarity.” -Banksy The Story The voice bellowed in the dark, “Who’s there?!” Andris and his best friend, Jancsi, dropped to the ground. Pain shot up Andris’s leg. When they […]

The Novel and The Beautiful The Novel and The Beautiful
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Mission Newsletter, 1/10/19 “The highest mountain, the oldest books, the strangest people, there you will find the stone.” ―Athanasius Kircher The Story Bobby walked out into the frigid Alaskan night. He gazed at the sky. It was his 20th anniversary of joining the Air Force… and he knew it was time to retire. After two decades […]

Marketing Trends of 2019 Marketing Trends of 2019
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Mission Newsletter, 1/9/19 “The best way to predict the future is to create it.” –Peter Drucker The Story The marketing director stared at her desk. She was facing a moral problem. For years, her company had only been hiring female models that the mainstream considered “beautiful.” And now she was realizing that it was affecting her own daughter’s […]

A Radical New Approach To Building Habits A Radical New Approach To Building Habits
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Mission Newsletter, 1/8/19 “Quality is not an act, it is a habit.” -Aristotle The Story Life wasn’t always easy for the girl. She had been born into extreme poverty to an unwed teenager. Shortly after her birth, her young mother moved away to find work in a large city. She was left to be raised by […]

Start at the Roots Start at the Roots
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Mission Newsletter, 12/20/18 “We will never know ourselves if we do not know our history.” -Maulana Karenga The Story The gravel stung as his face scraped against it. The weight of the men on top of him was suffocating. He struggled to wrestle himself free, but he wasn’t strong enough to escape. All he could do was […]

Reimagining Public Transit Reimagining Public Transit
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“Transportation is the center of the world! It is the glue of our daily lives. When it goes well, we don’t see it. When it goes wrong, it negatively colors our day, makes us feel angry and impotent, curtails our possibilities.” -Robin Chase The Story Imagine a city ten times the size of London, whose population […]

One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish… White Fish? One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish… White Fish?
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“If your content isn’t driving conversation, you’re doing it wrong.” –Dan Roth The Story The CEO’s large tuna business was facing hard times. His crews hadn’t had any large scores in their usual territory and their business was on the brink of failure. Growing more desperate by the day, he sent his crews out to try different fishing […]

The Fourth Industrial Revolution The Fourth Industrial Revolution
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“We must develop a comprehensive and globally shared view of how technology is affecting our lives and reshaping our economic, social, cultural, and human environments. There has never been a time of greater promise, or greater peril.” -Klaus Schwab The Story The hurricane dropped more than 40 inches of water in less than 4 days. The […]

Authenticity Is Your Now Authenticity Is Your Now
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How to add depth to your voice and create from a place that matters to you Authenticity is not a fixed point on a map. It’s fluid, much like your identity, and shifts over the course of your life. It’s easier to trick yourself into believing the feel-good advice that your voice comes from a sudden revelation. […]

60% Of College Students Admit To Smartphone Addiction — Here’s One Tactic To Change That 60% Of College Students Admit To Smartphone Addiction — Here’s One Tactic To Change That
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60% Of College Students Admit To Smartphone Addiction — Here’s One Tactic To Change That “Hard choices, easy life. Easy choices, hard life” — Jerzy Gregorek I had the privilege of speaking to one of my favorite writers a few weeks ago, New York Times best selling author, Greg McKeown. Greg got in touch after he stumbled across an article I […]

Resisting Mediocrity Resisting Mediocrity
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“Idleness is fatal only to the mediocre.”―Albert Camus The Story The man grew up in a small and slow midwestern town. The second he was old enough to leave, he got in his car, drove away, and never looked back. He drove north and enrolled in the University of Michigan. Soon after he started, Pearl Harbor […]

The Road to Resilience The Road to Resilience
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“My barn having burned down, I can now see the moon.” ―Mizuta Masahide The Story The U.S. Marine helicopter banked sharply to the left. The aerial door gunner held on and leaned with it. The 21-year-old Sergeant was used to it by now. This was her first deployment in Afghanistan. Their team had completed their first mission […]

Love, Marriage and Common Misconceptions About Divorce Love, Marriage and Common Misconceptions About Divorce
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“I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.” -Arthur Rubinstein The Story Caroline dried the tears from her eyes, careful to avoid the black and blue bruises that now adorned her cheeks like dimples. She turned away from the mirror and made her way to her children’s playroom. Pain shot through […]

Meanwhile at the IT department… Meanwhile at the IT department…
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“Never trust a computer you can’t throw out a window.” — Steve Wozniak The Story The ocean and water were like a second home to her, and the young girl soon became a windsurfer and sailor. In the summers, Di was on the water, and in the winters, she was ice-skating. Di was an opportunist. When she was […]

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