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Jacob Mørch
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Created 07 Aug 2020
  • The Constitutional Bounceback: How I made a 20x Return on a Donation
    29 Nov 2021 • 2 min read
    Hello amigos, Just a quick post today, because my entire writing Sunday was very hectic spent deep in DeFi research – but I’ll share something fun that happened yesterday. Remember ConstitutionDAO tha...
  • We Lost the Constitution
    22 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Hola from Gran Canaria! We’ve brought part of the Braver team to a 1920’s style banana plantation for a week of remote work. It’s 07:24 as I write this, and it just went from pitch black darkness to a...
  • Crypto-bros are buying the U.S. Constitution (literally)
    15 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    Hi amigos, No well articulated newsletter today unfortunately. That’s how it goes when I spend my entire writing Sunday on an airplane. Or have way too many interesting articles to read. Or have 25 ne...
  • WTF is Strategy, Really?
    08 Nov 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0
    Are you good at strategy? I guess most readers of this post will say yes, almost on autopilot. But what exactly would that mean? What is strategy in the first place, and how would you know if you're a...
  • Banking Without Banks – Welcome to the Weird and Wonderful World of DeFi
    01 Nov 2021 • 8 min read
    One of the benefits of writing a newsletter without a narrowly defined theme, is that I can cover whatever I’m interested in at any given time. This weekend, that has been decentralised finance, popul...
  • How to Apply Leverage to Create Outsized Results
    25 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 2 2
    Yesterday I realised I've largely missed something critically important about one of the most powerful concepts in the universe: leverage. The story of Archimedes has a missing, more nuanced half. Let...
  • A Life Well Managed: A Simple Framework for Living
    18 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 5 3
    [Click here to read the original version of this post on jacobmorch.com] “A life well lived” is a maxim many people aspire to live up to. Yet, so many of us modern Westerners instead end up with merel...
  • Modes of Working: Change Your Environment to Change Your Results
    11 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    [Click here to read the original version of this post on jacobmorch.com] I’m out of the country for the first time in 19 months. During that year and a half, I’ve thought and talked a lot about remote...
  • Some Thoughts on Leadership: Do Less to Achieve More
    04 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 4 0
    [Click here to read the original version of this post on jacobmorch.com] It’s Sunday, second cup of coffee o’clock, and I’m making a list of possible topics to write about for this post for tomorrow (...
  • The Great Entrepreneurship Game
    27 Sep 2021 • 6 min read • 2 0
    [Click here to read the original version of this post on jacobmorch.com] I used to love playing video games. As a kid, I got an Xbox for Christmas. Pure bliss. To my further delight, the IT-dude who l...
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