I've always cringed at that word competencies. Rivals the word "tools" as my most loathed bits of HR speak. Billings offers a thoughtful argument against the failure to see people as part of a wider system not separate units. via David Gurteen
Nice mix of geekery and propaganda. Find out how powerful (or more likely feeble) you vote is, in the ludicrous postcode lottery that passes for a voting system in my home country.
Ben Schott has a go at the paradoxical blandness of supposedly disruptive startups: Welcome to your bland new world. It’s easy to get stuck in