Trying to befriend data and figure out the best way to help people in need.
If your subjects don’t feel like they fit a particular struggle, no amount of questioning will make it feel genuine.
Startup culture doesn’t ask these questions because startup culture (and most of IT culture for that matter) doesn’t care about your well-being. Only the work you produce, and having their liabilities limited, in the event they have to fire you.
…s to “solve poverty,” to Develop and to Liberate. But let’s take a moment to consider that impulse. The next time we get on that plane, let’s go to find friends, and learn how they, too, are changing the world.