"In a world that is increasingly shaped by exponential changes in technology, new opportunities are arising at an ever more rapid rate. But risk also increases because of accelerating change and increasing uncertainty.Trechos retirados de "We Need to Expand Our Definition of Entrepreneurship"
Today many product businesses are fragmenting as the means of production become more broadly affordable and accessible and as platform businesses emerge to help connect these product businesses with customers around the world. We are already seeing this in digital realms such as music, video, and application software. New technologies such as 3D printing and biosynthesis are likely to expand this trend into physical product businesses.
For entrepreneurs, this is an opportunity to make a comfortable living for themselves, and perhaps a small team of people, by designing and commercializing products that are targeted to the specific needs of small groups of customers. Fragmentation suggests that unicorns will become rarer and rarer in many product businesses, and may even become an extinct species. But the entrepreneurs attracted into these niche businesses will nonetheless be creating value for customers and for themselves. Why shouldn’t we embrace and encourage them?"
sexta-feira, setembro 30, 2016
Mongo, tão claro
O que é isto senão a previsão que fazemos aqui no blogue há muitos anos acerca de Mongo: