Kyle Wiens

Kyle Wiens

I'm fixing the world.

I started iFixit, the free repair manual. Technology will make life on Earth better—if we take the care to do it right. My research has taken me around the world, and I speak and write about repair.

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Harley oil article
Harvard Business Review

In Defense of Polymaths

Polymath is one of those words more likely to show up on the SAT than in everyday conversation. But the...

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Harvard Business Review

We're Running Out of Resources, and It's Going to Be OK

That is, if businesses embrace a circular economy....

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Harvard Business Review

Your Company Is Only as Good as Your Writing

It can make the difference between a sale and no sale....

420281 i won t hire people who use poor grammar here s why  article
Harvard Business Review

I Won't Hire People Who Use Poor Grammar. Here's Why.

Some might call my approach to grammar extreme, but I prefer Lynne Truss’s more cuddly phraseology: I am a grammar “stickler.”