Everything is possible – in the midst of chaos, we can find connections of possibility.
Danny Miller is an investor in his future self. In his talk, Danny distills his personal and professional life experiences into eight key ideas anyone can reference on their path towards becoming an investor in themselves.
About the speaker
Danny is a designer, entrepreneur, and author. He is currently working on building a company that addresses racial and ethnic healthcare disparities for American POC’s. Previously, he’s authored He Speaks So Well…, co-founded Level Therapy - a mental health platform that provides access to licensed psychotherapists, co-founded Freshsessions - the world’s first marketplace to book recording studio time and talent, and helped write the business plan for Black Girls Code. Before starting companies, he worked at SurveyMonkey, Salesforce, Forrester Research, and some other companies.
As a creator, Danny aims to use art as an alchemic method to transmute trauma, loss, love, joy, and identity into emancipation. He is increasingly interested in storytelling and working on projects to liberate the Black American Mind and Body. He has been featured by Inc., Fast Company, Business Insider, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, amongst others.
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If I show up for myself first then I’ll be in a strong position to show up for others... — Danny Miller
The last words he said to me were, "Stay Black." — Danny Miller
I got what I inspected and not what I expected. — Danny Miller
Forgiveness is liberating, and allowed me to free up space to focus on other things that I was interested in. — Danny Miller
How I attach the position that I see myself in the future and just trying to put myself in that position immediately today... That potentially already exist in the future, so the only thing left to do is to dive in and start doing the work. — Danny Miller