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We Are All Human

We Are All Human

With the rise of machines automating our daily tasks--taking us to work, telling us the answers, or doing the dishes--it's hard for businesses to remember that we are all human.

Think about the last time you read about business. We love to say, "This company's very successful," or "This company revolutionizes X," when really, it's the people running those companies that make those changes. It's the marketer that builds a fantastic advertisement, not "Barbie." It's Elon Musk's crazy space ideas, not "Space X."

I'm guilty of this myself. Why we need to be more human >>>

Learning to Experiment

Learning to Experiment

No one walks around every day setting out to prove they're wrong. With the pressure on to perform better with less resources in every industry, there doesn't feel like room for failure. 

Or is there?

This is part of a series of reflections inspired by my courses at HBX, an online business school cohort powered by Harvard Business School. With Business Analytics, Economics for Managers, and Financial Accounting, I'm learning the fundamentals of business. Find the whole series here.