Second Order Discovery

Introduction Second order thinking is hard.  It's not a natural way of thinking. First order thinking refers to the most simplistic method of analysis.  You can think of it as a form of thinking that most people engage in.  As most people have the same thoughts, which are automatic and go without any questioning, they… Continue reading Second Order Discovery

“Disruption” Is For Fools

Every week there seems to be a news story on how an app has been developed to "disrupt" the healthcare industry.  I despise what this term has come to mean and as soon as I hear someone say it, I know I'm speaking with a fool. "The Uber of Healthcare!" "The Amazon of prescription drugs!"… Continue reading “Disruption” Is For Fools

Characteristics of An Entrepreneur

I promised myself a while ago that I wouldn't ever write this kind of essay until I become a  really successful entrepreneur myself.  However, I feel that I've changed my opinion regarding this.  I grew up surrounded by really successful entrepreneurs and as a startup founder, often surrounded by other startup founders there are some… Continue reading Characteristics of An Entrepreneur