Jocelyn K. Glei /
Author & Efficiency Expert
Jocelyn K. Glei is a writer who’s obsessed with how we can find more creativity and meaning in our daily work.
Her latest book, Unsubscribe (published October 2016), is a modern guide to getting rid of email anxiety, avoiding distraction, and spending more time on the work that matters. Her previous books include Manage Your Day-to-Day, Maximize Your Potential, and Make Your Mark, which offer pragmatic, actionable advice for creatives on managing their time, their careers, and their businesses.
For six years, Jocelyn was the Founding Editor and Director of the 99U, where she led the brand in its mission to provide the missing curriculum on making ideas happen. She spearheaded editorial for the award-winning 99u.com website and led the curation of the popular 99U Conference, which has presented talks from creatives including Stefan Sagmeister, Brené Brown, Jonathan Adler, John Maeda, Paula Scher, Joe Gebbia, Gretchen Rubin, Jason Fried, Paola Antonelli, and many more.
Jocelyn and her books have been profiled in outlets including Fast Company, BuzzFeed, Forbes, Communication Arts, and Brain Pickings. Under her leadership, the 99u.com website won two Webby Awards for “Best Cultural Blog” and built a rabid fanbase of creatives, entrepreneurs, and productivity geeks.