On January 6th, 2021, I was ready to step away from working in tech and digital. Not in a contemplative way. I actually started writing my notes for the conversation I planned on having with my business partner. …


We have tech royalty on the Good User Experience podcast today, namely Martin Cooper, entrepreneur, and futurist, probably best known as the father of the cell phone. Together with wife Arlene Harris, Cooper has co-founded many significant wireless technology ventures. …


There’s no doubt there’s a growing movement within tech innovation and entrepreneurship towards doing social good. One of my favorite aspects of running The Good User Experience podcast is meeting a range of like-minded and committed entrepreneurs and investors who put their money where their mouth is.

One such kindred…


“When you educate one person you can change a life, when you educate many you can change the world”- Shai Reshef

Depending on who you speak to, the current state of education in the US will elicit opinions that range from “outdated” to “broken.” It may come as a surprise…


“More start-ups can massively benefit from the wisdom, gravitas and experience of older people.” Lara Jeremko

If there’s one fate none of us can escape, it’s aging. …


Inclusivity is key to doing sustainable good.” Tracie Dean Ponder.

You’ve probably seen the cartoons demonstrating the difference between equality and equity. Three kids — one tall, one medium height, and one short — want to watch the ballgame, but they can’t see over the fence. Equality gives each of…


“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.”

– Buddha

I met Espree Devora fifteen years ago during a very challenging time in my life. I had a three-year-old daughter, an unfunded…


Patrick Hanlon

“People easily understand that ‘primitives’ cement their social order by believing in ghosts and spirits, and gathering each full moon to dance together around the campfire. What we fail to appreciate is that our modern institutions function on exactly the same basis.”

― Yuval Noah Harari, Sapiens: A Brief History…


Dr. Matthew King

Here’s what I don’t think works: An economic system that was founded in the 16th century and another that was founded in the 19th century. I’m tired of this discussion of capitalism and socialism; we live in the 21st century; we need an economic system that has democracy as its…


One of my fondest childhood memories is that of weekend visits from my grandmother. She only lived 20 minutes away, but having her stay over for the entire weekend was an exceptional treat for my siblings and me. The best part? My sister and I would come into her room…

Elijah Szasz

Elijah runs a LA/SLC creative agency focused on the good side of technology. He’s also a mediocre athlete, father, and entrepreneur. https://www.spark6.com/

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