Make your data meaningful.

I help people and organizations translate their numbers into memorable, sticky messages.

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I’m an award-winning science/business journalist with a background in behavioral science (psychology, behavioral economics, and system dynamics). I’m currently working on a book about how to get things done while having a life: Unstoppable Momentum: The Art of Sustainable Productivity.

My specialty is translating Super Nerdy Gibberish to Something Helpful and Easy to Understand.


Want to learn about planning for an uncertain future?

I’ve been researching, writing, and speaking about thriving despite life’s inevitable unknowns for years.

Or maybe you want a masterclass on how to make numbers sing for your audience: I’m your person.

“Karla Starr… has a command of the social science literature that would be freakish in a social psychology Ph.D., but who has amassed that knowledge without formal training.”

Chip Heath, NY Times Best-Selling Author