The Long Term Approach to Life

https://twitter.com/chamath/status/1306616849530933250?s=20 Chamath Palihapitiya is one of my favorite investors. He's young, successful, and willing to share his knowledge with the world. His recent tweet (and others) on longterm-ism provides astute lessons and is valuable to those that pay attention. They remind me of the critical lessons I learned on taking the long term approach to … Continue reading The Long Term Approach to Life

Non Fungible Tokens: Why You Should Follow Their Progress

The year is 2032, America is holding it's Presidential election and citizens cast their votes using a publicly administered blockchain. They can do this because their digital identity is secured and authenticated by the governments newly adopted system of non-fungible tokens (NFT). In this system, voters receive a unique NFT, minted at their birth, which … Continue reading Non Fungible Tokens: Why You Should Follow Their Progress

Elements and Principles of the Emerging Digital Renaissance

Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash We are entering a Digital Renaissance and are immersing ourselves deeply into digital life. The internet, smartphones, and other technologies are converging to create new methods of self-expression and ways of interacting digitally. The Information Age has started to come alive, forming a robust and globalized digital economy. This … Continue reading Elements and Principles of the Emerging Digital Renaissance

The Mistake Many American Digital Businesses Make And How to Avoid It

Photo by NASA on Unsplash To maximize success, digital businesses must leverage the full network effects of the globalized internet Consider this simple fact: there are 350 million people in America and 8 billion people in the world. The biggest mistake many American businesses make is failing to expand their audience outside of American markets. By focusing … Continue reading The Mistake Many American Digital Businesses Make And How to Avoid It

Why Universal Basic Income Is Inevitable: What You Need To Know

Photo by Sonder Quest on Unsplash Productive Technology Promotes Consumerism While Eliminating Jobs, Making UBI Inevitable Over the next 20 years, remote work and automated production technologies will cause societies' labor markets to rapidly change. Welfare programs including Universal Basic Income (UBI) and Universal Healthcare will become necessary for the wellbeing of society. Without such programs, … Continue reading Why Universal Basic Income Is Inevitable: What You Need To Know