Tuesday 19th November 2019

    How 'Innovation' Became a Meaningless Buzzword (And How It Can Be Saved)


    When you're representing a point of view that hasn't been widely propagated in a given debate, it's only natural to encounter skepticism and resistance. When that point of view challenges "conventional wisdom" around creativity, ingenuity, and human progress, the criticism is fast and furious.

    So when I posit that the best way for Silicon Valley to address its problems is through a process that industrial sociologists call "professionalization," it comes as no surprise that I am more often than not met with a mixture of befuddlement and derision.

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