My name is Alton Wells, I believe the world is worth saving and that people are good. I am a founder, product manager, data person, & most definitely not an economist.

Thoughts (aka blog)

Have meetings, only when necessary, mostly one-on-one.

Not all meetings are bad, many are unnecessary, that doesn't mean you shouldn't communicate.
January 3, 2021 9:19 AM
7 Minutes To Read

This is a blog post

Should one choose to write out their thoughts, they may find it is a perfect manner with which to hone their mind.
January 2, 2021 12:47 PM
4 minutes to read


My personal "twitter" feed experiment.
Eleven Percent into 2021
February 10, 2021 10:24 AM

Time is crazy fast πŸ’¨

Knowledge Management Is Hard
January 26, 2021 11:08 PM

keeping track of relevant sources of information and the little gold nuggets is difficult. there must be a better way...

Much Better
January 21, 2021 7:51 PM

Make Democracy Boring Again
January 6, 2021 8:35 PM

An unsurprising end to a presidency marked by lies, suppression, deceit, and cultural psychosis. Goodbye πŸ‘‹

Dark Mode & Zen Reader
January 3, 2021 8:14 PM

Like everyone else, I find a nicely placed "Dark Mode" to be very aesthetically pleasing and visually appealing so I wanted to see how long it actually took to implement. In addition to that, had some good fun making a "Zen Mode" that just displays text in a blog post. Very fun!

Test Post - Fyre Festival
January 2, 2021 5:00 PM

I wanted to see if this would work by adding a video element to the feed. Ideally, it should replace any photo and be positioned in the same place. This is my video from the Fyre Festival. It's a long story.

Quitting Twitter & Everything Else
January 2, 2021 11:43 AM

I've been of social media for awhile (Including Twitter..I know..) but love the format of short little blurbs and ideas, so, I made this. It's my own little feed for short ideas & content that I just want to get out and share. An outlet without the ego.

Vertical Farms
January 2, 2021 10:03 AM

Vertical farming at first glance looks like a promising opportunity for increasing the efficiency of food production anywhere in the globe. With renewable energy sources, automated infrastructure and smarter software it could be brilliant and delicious.