Our Farewell to MMXV
WCB MMXV Farewell is 13 curated songs,
and 13 links to interesting, funny and enlightening articles or videos related to each song title.
Click here, on any song title to access the playlist on Spotify.
They also illustrate some of our obsessions and inspirations from various fields and disciplines.
[Article] Should I stay (in Europe) or should I go (to the US)… the eternal debate. We think if you can make it there (in Europe), you’ll make it anywhere
Read Tom Valentines, CEO of Secret Escapes insights continue »
[Article] Why a feature is not a competitive advantage and what led to the death of Mailbox.
read Casy Newton’s paper in the Verge continue »
[Video] hint: it’s about unicorns and it’s not serious continue »
[Article] Why you actually need to get “off”, regain focus and commit to deep work. Read this post to understand how continue »
[Art] What happened to the last remaining Kodak Aerochrome infrared film in existence
[Report] “Getting our ecosystem to produce a greater number of scale-ups is more ambitious and challenging than producing a greater number of start-ups or celebrating entrepreneurs”. All is said here by @sherrycoutu. continue
[Article] Stronger than IQ and physical fitness? What is a stronger predictor of graduating from high school, reaching the final rounds of the National Spelling Bee, remaining in the US Special Forces (and probably scaling successfully?) continue »
[Video] In 1987, Apple produced a jokey concept video showing their vision of what the future would look like in 1997. Some of their predictions were accurate for the future (just not 1997) continue »
[Article] Why organisations with a strong strategy-culture alignment have higher profitability than peers with little strategy-culture alignment continue »
[Article] How platform coops can beat Death Stars like Uber (and why blockchain is interesting beyond fintech IMHO) continue »
[Video] Ricardo Semler’s keynote at MIT/Sloan School of Management… on why it’s difficult to innovate and disrupt from inside. continue »
[Article] What positive psychology can teach you about employee engagement and team productivity, and why you should incentivise these behaviours continue »
[Links] Boing Boing ‘s 2015 Charitable Giving Guide. We have already made our donations, maybe you can give too… continue »
See you in MMXVI