Dear Mark Cuban
The billionaire Dallas Mavericks owner recently made some comments about the Houston Rockets. I think he’s wrong.
I’ve been reading about how live-streaming video is the next big thing, which struck me as a bit odd because live-streaming has been around and accessible since 1992, but then I tried Twitter’s new product, Periscope.
After using it for a couple weeks, I’m convinced it is the next big thing.
This was published on November 7, 2014 on Hatch, our internal version of Medium. See Hatching Inside Medium for context on this collection.
Medium is a great place for Medium-like content. Long’ish, well thought out, pretty, articulate, etc. That’s awesome, but our platform can and should be better for casual…
What’s your problem?
There are countless articles suggesting good processes for starting a new project. Most of them start with asking you to identify what problem you are solving, and for whom. Do all good projects, products, services, or companies solve a problem? That’s not a rhetorical question.
What about the booming video game industry? What problem is Madden ’15 solving…
Lately I’ve been thinking about what motivates people in the workplace. After reading a lot on this topic and experimenting with Holacracy at Medium, a simple model is starting to emerge. GAP.
Notice what’s missing? Rewards.
Obviously not everyone is motivated by the same things (related: I’m a…
Growing up, I said it every day in school. My son and daughter stand in their classrooms, put their hand over their heart, and recite it in unison with their classmates. The words are imprinted in the memory of every good citizen in these United States of America.
This was originally written on September 17th, 2014 and published on Hatch, our internal version of Medium. Read more about this collection at Inside Medium.
I love that we have recently been challenging our own thinking in regards to how people read and write on Medium. Our ability to step…