The power nowadays is not in information, like in the past, but in the network.
Very good article by Tommaso Arenare.
What do you think I can do next? What “career move” do you recommend? How can I land that fantastic CEO job at company (or bank) XYZ?
Again, those are some of the questions I am faced with daily.
As simple as they are, they cannot be answered seriously.
Let’s see how we can take a different angle, open up a different perspective, by combining a few separate thoughts: that of a “Black Swan“, that of “Obliquity“, and that of a “much smaller, yet more precious list” I have discussed separately.
Black Swans (…) are large-scale unpredictable and irregular events of massive consequence—unpredicted by a certain observer.
Nassim N. Taleb, “Antifragile, Things that Gain from Disorder, Prologue, 2012.
Black Swans can be negative as well as thy can be positive. Limiting the exposure to negative Black Swans and increasing our exposure to positive…
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