, a new all-in-one doc, and previously spent a generation at Google (mostly on YouTube), and Microsoft (mostly on Office and Windows). I grew up in Virginia, went to MIT for college, where I met my wife Anjuli. We have two wonderful daughters (14 and 17). Fun fact: I coach my daughters’
. I was drawn to this topic after a chat with Bing Gordon, a friend and mentor, and have now interviewed over 1,000 leaders and companies about their rituals. I’m working on publishing this as a book in 2024. To read and contribute to early drafts, sign up
book, and has been an active editor on the early drafts as well.
Though I’ve given many talks on rituals, doing this as a joint presentation was a new and fun experience. Over the last couple months, we’ve spent many hours together brainstorming, writing, designing, etc and I’m quite proud of the resulting talk.
The way we created the talk turned out to be quite fun as well. Yuhki’s skills in Figma are (no surprise) pretty insane, and I think Yuhki got a sense for my unique process for writing talks in Coda. Here’s