Mental Models

Use Mental Models to Make Decisions

Everyone benefits from the ability to make great decisions. This is obvious. But, it’s much harder to actually wield the decision making sword. One of the best ways to think is using mental models. These models are simple representations of complex situations that are used to make decisions fast and effectively.   This page outlines as […]

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What is Tenzo Tea?

What is Tenzo Tea? - Green Tea Matcha

What is Tenzo Tea? Tenzo Tea is the healthiest drink on the planet and our mission is to make the world a healthier place. On July 1, 2016, Robbie Page and I launched Tenzo Tea, a green tea matcha and healthy lifestyle company based out of Los Angeles, CA. We began our Tenzo journey on a […]

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Who are the Odd Job Bros?

Who are the Odd Job Bros? - Steve O'Dell

Who are the Odd Job Bros? The Odd Job Brothers are the most affordable and reliable on-demand labor service in Greater Rochester, New York. Here’s how they started. On a clear summer morning in late June 2015, I met my cousins Jimmy and Teddy Combs at a Starbucks in Penfield, New York. We ordered drinks […]

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What is Entrepreneurship?

What is Entrepreneurship? - Steve O'Dell

What is Entrepreneurship? This blog will be exploring social entrepreneurship. But, in order to successfully understand the social aspect of it, we’ll need to answer the question: “What is Entrepreneurship?”, and have a clear understanding of the general terms “entrepreneurship” and “entrepreneur”. Let’s start with the question: What is an Entrepreneur? Around the year 1800, French Economist Jean-Baptiste […]

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What is Ad Valorum?

Ad Valorum

Ad Valorum believes in making the world a better place. We are a holdings company founded in March 2016 that invests in companies solving meaningful problems for global audiences. Ad Valorum invests in public securities and private companies disrupting sustainable systems, artificial intelligence, genetics, interstellar travel, material sciences, aircraft, neuroscience, and social good businesses. Ad […]

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