Outward and Inward

The final frontier awaits us. Space. It embodies our unquenchable thirst for expansion. We strive for bigger, more. Bigger and more consume increadible amounts of resources. Sustaining it over time requires sacrifices few are willing to bear. The allure of the unknown draws us still. While we spend so much time looking outward, beyond ourselves. […]

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Building roads in the wilderness

It’s expensive. It’s in the middle of nowhere. It doesn’t make much sense. Then, something interesting happens. Small towns pop up along the road. Every so often to support the large groups of workers and their needs. Residents move in and the economy expands. Commerce develops and schools go up. Farmers gain access to closer […]

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Slow = Smooth = Fast

When success depends on the quality of the execution, smooth is best. It might take longer, but it avoids mistakes. Mistakes cause failure. When you are in food production, you cannot afford mistakes. It makes no sense to increase productivity if this also increases the risks of contaminated food. When success depends on completion, slow […]

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