How Amazon Can Have Its $15 Cake And Eat It Too

Oct. 15, 2018 by

Amazon.com announced an across the board $15 hourly rate. So, why are their employees pissed? And what does that mean for those arguing for a nationwide $15 minimum wage? Better embrace the future.

Accomplishing the extraordinary (and impossible)

Accomplishing the extraordinary (and impossible)

Jun. 26, 2014 by

What makes people who accomplish extraordinary things extraordinary? Is it living free of commonly-held beliefs about success and failure? How many times are you willing to try something before you succeed at it? Three, three hundred, three thousand? How many years are you

Where’s the innovation?

Where’s the innovation?

Jun. 16, 2014 by

Last summer, Peter Buffett, son of venerable father Warren, published a NYT piece declaring an Imagination crisis. Where were the innovators working to tear down ossified structures and replace them with something better? he asked. Specifically he criticized his contemporaries

How to eliminate society-induced psycho-social stress

How to eliminate society-induced psycho-social stress

Jun. 12, 2014 by

A reader asked how Copiosis would deal with psychosocial stresses and deprivation caused by stratified societies. Good question….   When a societal system restricts access to basic needs, and further forces people to trade (labor for income) to access those needs, it’s not long before system inhabitants begin experiencing