Posts tagged Decentralization
We're Meant to be Collaborators

The reality, even in my own life in some ways, is this:

If you are dependent on someone else to eat, you are not a free person.

If you are dependent on someone else to put a roof over your head, you are not a free person.

If your political views fit neatly in one pre-determined bucket, you are not a free person.

If you can’t go one hour without checking your phone, you are not a free person.

What we’re meant to be is collaborators; an economy of people with skills that they trade on an open market like any other product or service. We do jobs together if it makes sense and if we choose to and then we retreat back and engage again when the time is right.

Entrepreneurs who are beholden to no one but accountable to everyone.

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The Non-Obvious, Obvious Idea of Scale

If you can’t explain something to a child then it’s likely you don’t know what you’re talking about.

Seems obvious when you think about it: memorizing buzz-words is far from understanding, so if you’re speaking in terms you’re not saying much of anything. There are two main reasons people complicate ideas; they don’t want you to understand because they profit from the confusion or they have no sweet clue what they’re talking about.

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