Juicy Concept: Some ideas can be so creative, the fact that they solve a particular problem becomes hard to recognize.
Example: telecommuting and video-conferencing do more to “solve” the problem of fossil-fuel dependence than many alternative energy technologies, but are usually understood as technologies for flex-work rather than energy savings.
2 weeks ago I read this article by Sam Altman on how to be successful
. I thought it compressed several fundamental ideas well, but forgot to link it here. Wasn’t planning on linking because I thought most people also in the startup world would have already read it by now — but of course not everyone is in the startup world.