Inspired by this iconic Kanye interview, I’ve been thinking about the career progression for creatives in a world where the internet has enabled free d…
Sachin Kesiraju
An interesting mental model I’ve frequently found myself referencing is the Meta-Contrarian Midwit. Commonly described as the hipster or stereotypical …
Sachin Kesiraju
As we enter the new decade I’ve been thinking a lot about the public narratives that attempt to define our near future — climate apocalypse, impending …
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I’ve recently been thinking about the structure of companies such as Amazon and Shopify that compete with legacy players not directly but via their pla…
Sachin Kesiraju
Reflecting on my recent travels and in anticipation of the new decade I’ve been thinking a lot recently about how we experience the passage of time dur…
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I’ve recently been thinking about how the narrative around social media has evolved over the years. What was once considered a fun toy to stalk old cla…
Sachin Kesiraju
Based on my past experience working with Airbnb hosts at my last startup and recent changing market conditions affecting the travel industry, I figured…
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Inspired by this tweet from @balajis who introduces the term labor power laws — basically illustrates the asymmetry in outcomes not only in venture por…
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I recently came across this @vgr tweet that got me thinking about the concept of people mazes. Every industry has its own network of who’s whos — the s…
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Last week, an important underreported release from the European Union Parliament detailed a plan to introduce a government controlled Internet similar …
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With an increasingly polarized world comes the dangerous tendency to impulsively bucket people through the binary lens of the hero and villain archetyp…
Sachin Kesiraju
A general theme that’s been circulating tech circles in the last week is the trend of innovative shortage in the real world. The main criticism here is…
Sachin Kesiraju