It’s never really just about stuff; it’s about connection, and creating feeling values for people. Delighting in what you do for people (little by little), and how that can build success.
Breaking apart the components of social action, strategically.
Primitive societies were democratic, and grew more and more power-cenralized, in seemingly inevitable way. But now that means of communication is democratized, can we see a state change to a re-democratized world?
Is over-engineering a response to cultural trauma? The value (or demand for) status. Sensible strategy for creating value in the world. The value of self-promotion. Charlatans, hiders, and value show-uppers. What’s the right ration of allocating time for self-promotion versus creating value? How do you unlock your showing up? What is the value of shining? […]
Impeachment hearings go in real time, hard to think slow enough to ask the questions and un-bias the conversation (if you want to think based on what is true). A framework for understanding: The value of multiple viewpoints Viewpoints are often chosen based on values (though multi-viewpoints are good generally) Each viewpoint can have a […]
Three circles of purpose (personal joy, global contribution, true prosperity). The difference between joy and entertainment.
Seeing time as a grid forces hyper-linearity on the feel and flow of our day; what if we could design a journal that was based around it, instead?
Innovation is great; but why do Silicon Valley still use it in the service of outdated (predatory) economic model?