Hey Ben! We met at UX London 13' and were on the same team in Marty Neumeier’s dreaming workshop.
Anyway, I’ve had some similar thoughts to your post. You might like this book: “Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus” by Douglas Rushkoff. One of my favourite books from last year. It’s pretty heavy on the economics but nice and nerdy :)
Let me n ow what you think. It inspired me to quit!