About the Author
Jake Desyllas founded Intelligent Space, an award-winning consultancy that led innovation in the field of pedestrian movement simulation and analysis. In 2010, he sold his business, quit the rat race, and retired early at the age of thirty-eight.
He is the host of The Voluntary Life, a popular podcast about entrepreneurship, financial independence, and freedom.
He has a bachelor’s degree, a master’s degree, and a doctorate. He is dedicated to promoting entrepreneurship both as an effective personal liberation program that is available to everyone and as a peaceful method of solving social problems. He is a perpetual traveler, a minimalist, a Getting Things Done (GTD) enthusiast, an avid reader of philosophy and psychology, and a marathon inline skater.