When thinking about ideas, I’ve discovered a pattern. It goes a bit like this.

Have an idea. Think it’s brilliant. Think that it’s the most brilliant idea in the world. Wonder why everyone else is so stupid for not thinking of this idea themselves. Then a new idea arrives, and…


I want to tell you a story about my keyboard.

For context, after 5 years of service, I upgraded my Lenovo Carbon ThinkPad to a Microsoft Surface Laptop. And there are only two issues that I can think of from the top of my head. The first is the auto-night-light-activation…


Why I should probably change my coffee order.

It might come as a surprise to you, but I didn’t start drinking coffee until 2019. Till that point, I liked the smell and the foamy bit on top covered in chocolate. …


What makes a good Bond villain? Is it the lair? The harem of subordinates? Access to infinite resources? Or is it the villainous speech they always give — somewhere just past the halfway point of the movie — which explains the evil plot and shows us all a glimpse of…


Let’s face it. Whether you agree with the regime that’s running things, you think the actions of our leaders are no different to what any of us would be capable of doing. Or maybe you don’t even have the mental or emotional capacities left to reply. …


My suggestion for a new normal.

It seemed to have happened overnight — one minute, there is some weird and random thing called ‘WeWork’, and the next thing you know, everyone is trying to start a shared working space or get into one.

For reference, a co-working space is somewhere…


Have a look at tech companies and you’ll notice they have a pattern. …


Refresh: You’re on a remote farming operation in the Australian outback, this is the most technologically advanced farm every conceived. While asleep, wildlife is threatening some of your crops, and on route to disperse the situation one of your Ranger Drone called Darren is damaged needing of replacement parts. …


The future of work is a hybrid between digital guides and personal approval. So, what does the supply chain of the future look like, how about a story?

Imagine this, you are situated in a remote farming outpost in Northern Australia far away from anything, the farm exists due to…


The coolest thing Amazon could do? — attack an island nation. Think about how good a job they could do? How customer-centric they could make that experience!? If anyone has the logistical capability and the data frameworks to make it happen, it’s Amazon. …

Krystian O

Work: Strategy. Background: Systems. Topics: Ideas, Approaches, Other…

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