Data v. Fake News
Since the most academic amongst us cannot see beyond their own self interest bias.
The 4 of the most 6 consequential technology companies in the past 100 years. 5 if it’s to be believed that the boring company is really a front to Elon’s take on Hyperloop point to point.
The second rule of making money ought to be timing WHEN you choose to get paid. In this candidate’s case, it may have been very impactful in hindsight.
That being said, there’s nothing wrong with valuing your time!
Is it a cop out for humanity to delegate the intellectual pursuit of the universe to its own inventions? I don’t think so. We’re merely approaching the physical limits of our biological brains. At least until we figure out how to network brains together and break the I/O limits of our motor and sensory functions. Till then, I’d rather know the world than understand it.
Privately opinionated and checking them outside before you discuss with your team was a lesson learnt through fire. Apologies for all the poor souls that had to suffer as I learnt this through trial and error.