All Companies should become Benefit Corporations

With all the resources shrinking in our world, stories of corporate greed and corruption, and the proliferation of products that harm people(cigarettes, porn, casinos, junk food, etc), it makes you wonder “How can we better realign incentives with capitalism to help improve our world?” I think one solution to that is have all companies become… Continue reading All Companies should become Benefit Corporations

Adele’s workout routine

“She breaks it down: “It was because of my anxiety. Working out, I would just feel better. It was never about losing weight, it was always about becoming strong and giving myself as much time every day without my phone. I got quite addicted to it. I work out two or three times a day.”… Continue reading Adele’s workout routine

Up and Down the Ladder of Abstraction – Choosing the appropriate abstraction level

There is a concept called the “Ladder of Abstraction” created by American linguist S. I. Hayakawa in his 1939 book Language in Action. It describes the way that humans think and communicate in varying degrees of abstraction. Humans are constantly interacting with our environment all day and automatically referencing concepts (objects, ideas) at different levels of… Continue reading Up and Down the Ladder of Abstraction – Choosing the appropriate abstraction level