Podcast Of The Week: Dapper Dan with Jesse Thorn

In 2017, a Gucci fashion show featured a model wearing a jacket that (I, non-fashion-boy, to be very clear) would describe as a sorta fur coat jacket, with these exaggeratedly puffed out, Louis Vuitton meets Disney princess shoulder puffs and sleeves.  Again, I - who am not fashionable in any way - would have seen … Continue reading Podcast Of The Week: Dapper Dan with Jesse Thorn

Brunello Cucinelli: A Work Culture Of Dignity

Brunello Cucinelli has been called “the king of cashmere.” He started the company that bears his name in 1978 and still runs it today from Italy. Tech writer/philosopher/investor Om Malik met with him in 2015 and transcribed segments of their discussion with the help of a translator. The notes are downright inspiring. Cucinelli is as … Continue reading Brunello Cucinelli: A Work Culture Of Dignity