Intrapreneurs Build Better Typewriters

I recently wrote about the current slow death of the institution. It’s  increasingly obvious that the efficiencies we humans have gained in using institutions (to create scale, while minimizing transaction costs and increasing profits) no longer are relevant. The internet have changed this and institutions are obsolete. Huh? Yes.  As futurist and director of IFTF Marina Gorbis explains in this talk, there is no financial … Continue reading Intrapreneurs Build Better Typewriters

Four Scenarios for Humanity Based on Rolling Stones Guitarist Keith Richards’ Life

Keith Richards of The Rolling Stones is known as a rock’n’roll survivor. Unlike mythologized stars like Janis, Jimi, Jim, Kurt and Amy, who all died young, Keith is still with us. And not only that: He’s had an amazingly eventful and crazy life with several near-death experiences. Over the years, sensationalist music journalists, fans and other close observers have speculated on his self-destruction many times, … Continue reading Four Scenarios for Humanity Based on Rolling Stones Guitarist Keith Richards’ Life