3 Things I Learned From Nassim Taleb’s “Fooled by Randomness”

Not everything is as it seems This was one of the key concepts of Taleb’s book. Things aren’t always as they seem. Even when everything seems good, things can go awry and vice versa. So it’s better to prepare, and have backup plans, no matter how unlikely the other scenario(s) might be. Things are more […]

5 Things I Learned From the Book “Zucked – Waking Up to the Facebook Catastrophe”

I recently read Roger McNamee’s Zucked. Interesting book, from one of Silicon Valley’s top investors (and an early investor of Facebook). Learned a few things about Facebook, especially about its scope and tactics. Here are five of them. Facebook knows a LOT about us – it holds up to 29,000 data points for each and every […]

5 things I learned from “The Road to Reinvention – How to Disrupt Your Organization Before the Competition Does”

1. Success isn’t stagnant. A business that stops innovating after being successful will be overtaken. To stay successful, you need to keep innovating, disrupting, & reinventing. This fact is not just true for businesses, but in life too. Change is a fact of life, and those that don’t keep up with change get outmoded, outdated, […]