Newsletter: 028 | Lighten Up

Newsletter 028

Lighten Up

It's easy to get caught up in the seriousness of a profession or a business.  But sometimes it pays to lighten up a bit.  With this in mind, we created a playful ad off the cuff last week (linked below under content we created).  Check it out and let us know what you think.  

Content We Liked


Blog Post: Is Buying Crypto Assets “Investing”
May 6, 2018

VC Fred Wilson responds to Warren Buffett's recent dismissal of crypto investing (linked below) by stating that crypto assets are the fuel that powers a new form of technology infrastructure.


Podcast: Comfort Zone
TED Radio Hour
April 27, 2018

A collection of TED speakers share stories about the benefits of getting out of comfort zones.


Interview: Warren Buffett: "Buying bitcoin is not investing"
Yahoo Finance
April 29, 2018

In this clip, Warren Buffett says that buying cryptocurrency is a game of speculating, not investing.

Content We Created

Blog Post

love your company. like your lawyer.
Scannavino Law LLP
May 5, 2018

We created this playful ad off the cuff last week with the goal of not taking ourselves too seriously.

Where We'll Be This Week

Fitness Class

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Hub seventeen
114 5th Avenue
(underground lululemon's Flatiron store)
Buy Classes

REHAB with Bryna Carracino, a 35 minute class designed to rehabilitate the mind, body and spirit through mental training, the speed of music (BPM), high intensity resistance training and power yoga flow.

Fitness Class

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

PROJECT by Equinox
267 Mulberry Street
Buy Classes

Body Shop by Hyperice with Dan Gottlieb, a core-centric yoga flow combined with self-myofascial release using a vibrating fitness roller.

Startup Event

Thursday, May 10, 2018

@ Pier 94
711 12th Avenue
Register for Free Ticket

TechDay New York, one of the largest startup events in the US.


You'll need to sign up online at the links provided for ticketed events.  Attendance is at your own cost and subject to limited availability.  No need to RSVP to us for any of these events, but let us know if you'd like to be kept in the loop on any last-minute scheduling changes.  Also, keep in mind that these events are not firm-hosted or sponsored events, so we have no control over availability, pricing or any other matters associated with these events.  This is just our attempt at cultivating community by giving us all a chance to connect outside of the office.

About our Newsletter

We decided to launch a weekly newsletter with the simple goal of cultivating community.  Our newsletter covers (1) content relating to the startup industry that we liked from the previous week, giving you something to read, listen to, and watch; (2) content we created during the previous week, keeping you up to date on news and insight from our team; and (3) events and activities we plan to host or attend in the upcoming week, providing our community of clients, partners, and friends an opportunity to share, support, and connect with each other.

Scannavino Law