- COVID Recovery
Fun(?) list of probabilities / forecasts to watch.
- The Contagion of Concern — Adam Julian Goldstein
Quote: “… It’s much riskier to ignore real threats than it is to attack non-threats by accident. So the robot should attack things with even a small likelihood of danger…. If people are designed the same way, it’s no wonder we get worked up about so many small things.”
(categories: life thinking mental-models chance emotions )
- COVID and cascading collapses — Benedict Evans
Quote: “There are decades when nothing happens, and then there are weeks when decades happen”
(categories: advertising coronavirus economics analysis )
- Never attribute to stupidity that which is adequately explained by opportunity cost · Erik Bernhardsson
Quote: “… prioritization is the most value creating activity in any company. Generating ideas and executing things is of course also important! But what I’ve seen to set apart great teams from good is a brutal focus on prioritization. This means generating an absurd amount of ideas and throwing 99% of them out of the window, to focus on the 1% that have the highest impact.”
(categories: prioritization life choices decision-making )
Quote: “… may your value attempts be value rich and frequent, and lead you down the path to what your customers really need!”
(categories: estimation agile software waterscrum agilefall )
- The Paved Road at Netflix
Developer productivity at Netflix.
(categories: netflix development softwareengineering productivity )
- Encouraging a Culture of Written Communication – mcls
Huge huge fan of written communication, this is a great post that summarizes some of the reasons why.
(categories: communication culture documentation writing )