How Nature Flings Business over the Edge of Chaos

Complex, lifelike behavior is the result of simple rules unfolding from the bottom up. It’s how all life on Earth evolved. 3.5 billion years ago, increasing entropy enabled our first multi-celled ancestor to evolve from the primordial soup. To this day, us modern humans continue to benefit from and exploit this law of increasing entropy. Especially businesses. 

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On Uniformity, Disparity and Where We're Headed

When I was a kid, I loved baseball cards. In my after school YMCA program, I’d trade baseball cards with a friend, another kindred spirit who loved baseball just as much as I did (a lost art, since no one has the patience for baseball anymore). The trading was basic; you’d swap some duplicate card you had for something probably not that exciting. It was a monumental day when you came across an actual blockbuster trade.

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What's Home?

The global pandemic has changed our relationships with the idea of home forever.

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The Fight Between Our Institutions, and Us

What happened to our American institutions? Why do so many people today feel pain and fear around the degradation of our sacred democracy? We can place a considerable amount of blame on our decaying institutions.

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Was Thanos Right?

A twisted villain who kills half of human life with the snap of his fingers. All in the name of justice and mercy and inevitability.

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