Journal

Pensieri e riflessioni su temi che fan fiorire il cielo.

The change’s subtraction

The change’s subtraction

Nowadays, change is no longer something additional, something optional, it has become a crucial need. And one of the most important change we must accomplish is the sustainability of our lifestyle.

Dreaming of capital-culturalism

Dreaming of capital-culturalism

In Italy we write a lot but we read very little. Our supply of books far exceeds the demand. We must create a new need for culture. And, in this perspective, marketing can be very useful.

EgoSystem

EgoSystem

The ecosystem in which a company works worth much more than the labor costs because it is a crucial factor for innovation and the sharing of knowledge. In Italy we must urge the development of ecosystems among all the companies.

Siri, Obama and Keynes legacy

Siri, Obama and Keynes legacy

The political solution to get out from this recession should not be austerity. It is impossible to overcome a crisis by inertia. It takes investments. The state must finance innovation in order to boost the economy.

500 times 500

500 times 500

Nowadays “new” has never been so old. New has become a sort of increasingly doped repetition of the past. But how long can we repeat the past? The risk is that technology will become the new content.

A matter of quality

A matter of quality

We are used to thinking of the economic crisis in terms of quantity. Crisis as a lack of resources and liquidity. But we should start thinking about crisis in terms of quality. Money and resources aren’t scarce. The issue is how they are distributed.

The Sharing Economy at the time of Piketty

The Sharing Economy at the time of Piketty

The Sharing Economy turns any property into a potential profit and every person into a potential entrepreneur, taking The Principle of Infinite Accumulation of Marx to a new frontier where the accumulation no longer concerns only the object (be it a house or a car…) but also its capital value (the rent of the house and then the return on investment originated from it).

One hundred years of  “chrysalis”

One hundred years of “chrysalis”

Crises are not something to eliminate or avoid but rather they are something to deal with, something to get value out of it. Actually, many of the breakthroughs that make our world a better place arose from these crises. While, paradoxically, many things that make our world a worse place today come from success stories.