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This safety culture’ model is neither stilted nor uncreative. On the contrary, deep expertise, lengthy training and the ability to learn from experience (and to incorporate the lessons of those experiences into future practices) is a valuable form of ingenuity.”

-Zeynep Tufekci in What Elon Musk Should Learn From the Thailand Cave Rescue

Posted on July 16th, 2018


Should Your Company Make Money?

Posted on May 22nd, 2018

It used to be that in order to survive, businesses had to sell goods or services above cost. But that model is so 20th century. The new way to make it in business is to spend big, grow fast and use Kilimanjaro-size piles of investor cash to subsidize your losses, with a plan to become profitable somewhere down the road.” From The Entire Economy Is MoviePass Now

There are a few reasons that people initially run their business like this.


Todd Grotenhuis

Professionally an Information Security Specialist, Politically an Abolitionist, Theologically an Anabaptist