Business Playlist

Stephen Lynch’s business playlist of “articles that made me think”, curated for business leaders who enjoy learning, pondering difficult issues, and having their paradigms challenged.

Making Sense of Web3

Making sense of Web3

Military Strategy vs Business Strategy

How applicable is Military Strategy to Business Strategy?

6 Psychologically Damaging Things to Say

6 Psychologically damaging things parents (and managers) say, and what to say instead

Commitment is Undervalued. Pinker vs Sutherland

David Perell on why we need to be more willing to commit. Rory Sutherland and Steven Pinker have a friendly debate.

The Shelf Life of Expertise. Drucker Misquotes

Morgan Housel on the decreasing shelf life of domain expertise. Peter Drucker misquotes.

Insights from Alchemy

Insights from the book Alchemy by Rory Sutherland. Hat tips to big thinkers Tom Morgan and Jim OShaughnessy.

Predicting the Future

Predicting the future. Overview of articles discussing big macro changes from Daniel Jeffries and Howard Marks

Who is Believable?

Cedric Chin and Ray Dalio on believability. Why many business books and Ted Talks are full of B.S.

Crazy Leadership Wisdom. Complexity

Wally Bock on leadership wisdom that drives him crazy. Cedric Chin on complex adaptive systems.

Remote Work. Gartner Technology Trends

Articles from The Economist on remote work and the reluctance of employees to return to the office. Critique of Gartner’s technology trends