Jacob Kaplan-Moss

Tag: reflection

Personal lessons from XOXO September 22nd, 2013

Three things I want to remember from XOXO, written in haste as the conference wraps up: Optimism XOXO is so un-snarky, so radically honest and sincere, that it almost feels like another world. XOXO is an amazing departure from that. The sincerity and friendliness is so total, so comfortable. A number of speakers shared intensely personal moments: Marco called his talk a “group therapy session” and discussed his fear and insecurity; Cabel shared a story of depression that was heartfelt and resonant.…