Monday, September 3, 2012

whitney johnson - non-linear

johnsonwhitney ! @ValaAfshar [Brilliant read] Throw Your Life a Curve  @johnsonwhitney and @jcmendez_us

The S-curve mental model makes a compelling case for personal disruption. We may be quite adept at doing the math around our future when things are linear, but neither business nor life is linear, and ultimately what our brain needs, even requires, is the dopamine of the unpredictable. More importantly, as we inhabit an increasingly zig-zag world, the best curve you can throw the competition is your ability to leap from one learning curve to the next.