Taking the long view in tech
Thoughts become things, things become thoughts.
Sometimes I daydream of working at a tech company where the employees are all experienced tech veterans over 40. It’s a magical place… we’d get so much done, make balanced decisions, enjoy clear communication, and be grateful for our opportunities.
It does concern me that the business world (and particularly tech) seems to embrace combat as a norm. When people no longer react to a story about someone grabbing a keyboard with cries of disbelief, and the initial response is to tell the person to ‘take it back’ (or perhaps, to ‘lean in’), it’s time to reassess the profession. I agree that when…