Let’s take a look at squid, sapiens and flocks of starling

For ages, people worked as artisans in small workshops. As time went on and technology developed, aggregated workers became more standard. At some point during the Industrial revolution, companies started to get so large that management was needed. Communication was still slow, with the telegraph and telephone in its infancy, and companies needed to make sure that production and distribution was coordinated.

This idea of a layer of management that is needed to direct companies has only become more prevalent and dominant since. Managers now hoover up a large…

Stephan van Duin

Biologist | Writer | Speaker | CEO at The Online Scientist www.theonlinescientist.com | Remote Year Alumnus | Rotterdam | IG: stephanvanduin | T: @svanduin

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