Category: Business

Thoughts about Business

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Will AI take your job?

The last few years have seen a dramatic increase in conversation levels around the world regarding Artificial Intelligence (AI). There’s been a good amount of dialogue covering a wide variety of topics: everything from...

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Blame, Fault, and Personal Attribution

Estimated reading time: 10 minutes The English phrase “Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me.” has an interesting implication; it means to tell us that there are certain conditions...

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What is scalability in business?

Scalability. It’s one of those buzzwords we hear all the time in business settings; “Will this scale well?” “This doesn’t seem scalable.” But what does this word and related concept actually entail? This article...

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What is Success?

It’s the age old question; how do we define our personal success and thus identify whether we should feel happy and satisfied with ourselves? Success as a human construction In his really good TED...

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The concept of “productive paranoia”

A beautiful nuance of greatness that could be generally misunderstood is the idea of “productive paranoia”. Productive paranoia is a classic example of the Genius of the AND — yes, it is being paranoid, but...

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We should stop calling ourselves experts

Before diving into this article it’s good to show the inspiration source. A quote from this article: The entrepreneur space is rife with false hope and false promises. There’s an entire species of ‘X...

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The triple threat

I recently went to Sydney to watch the lion king; an impressive musical filled with excellent visual effects, costumes, an amazing orchestra. But what impressed me most were the actors. Showbiz: the triple threat...

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“Pressure” — the lifeblood of society

Ourselves, our lives, companies, governments, infrastructures, and our entire society and world, are complex systems which involve a continuous cycle of both creating and relieving “pressure”, or stress, for the purpose of the continued...