Jeff Vrabel

Jeff Vrabel is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in such publications as GQ, Men's Health, Time, Billboard and the official Bruce Springsteen site, because though he's had many bosses, there is only one boss. He lives in Indianapolis with his wife and two sons—the older just stole bacon off your plate and the younger was personally approved by Springsteen (long story). He can be reached at the cleverly named

Articles by Jeff Vrabel

I Actually Tried Meditation for 30 Days—This Is What Happened

Ommmm. Our regular-guy writer breaks from anxiety and builds mindfulness after trying meditation for one month.

April 17, 2016

How Michael Strahan Is Crushing Self-Doubt One Opportunity at a Time

‘Play it by ear, go by your gut and do what you feel is right.’

April 11, 2016

Reinvention Doesn't Always Follow an 'Aha' Moment

How a former NFL player turned an annoyance on the practice field into his second career

April 2, 2016

Nia Vardalos Talks ‘My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2’

The actor, screenwriter and producer relies on her best team: family.

March 25, 2016

The Truth About Working From Home

It’s not what you see on millennial job boards or in stock art pictures—images of roguishly unshaven guys in T-shirts or women with tousled hair and bathrobes.

March 15, 2016

2015 SUCCESS Achiever of the Year: Travis Kalanick

Uber's co-founder and CEO has disrupted not only an industry but a way of life.

January 18, 2016