Group 1: People actually shipping ideas, launching businesses, doing creative work, taking risks and sharing first-hand learnings.
Group 2: People writing about group 1 in clear, concise, accessible language.
And here rests the line of bullshit demarcation…
Group 3: People aggregating the learnings of group 2, passing it off as first-hand wisdom.
Group 4: People aggregating the learnings of group 3, believing they are as worthy of praise as the people in group 1.
Groups 5+: And downward...
break the cycle. go build things.
@MinimalClick this article reminds me a lot of the startup/tech/enterprise areas of twitter and linkedin, and how much i don't want to end up in those situations