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Comment There's oil in that thair managment. (Score 1) 522

"I just listened to a fascinating podcast with Valve's economist-in-residence, Yanis Varoufakis, about the unusual structure of the workplace at Valve where there is no hierarchy or bosses.

Can't remember the book, but there was a Brazilian oil company that had a similar structure.

Comment Educational singularities. (Score 1) 265

" has released infographics and a video to explain why students should be taught to code in school.

I'm sure I'm going to offend quite a few, but in the grand scheme of things, why that particular set of skills? We could be teaching people other, just as important, fields, so why single out coding?

I'm always looking for a new idea that will be more productive than its cost. -- David Rockefeller