Can ‘We’ Work? Perspectives on WeWork’s IPO

Can ‘We’ Work? Perspectives on WeWork’s IPO

WeWork combines an impressive trajectory with significant risk. Other public companies offer valuable insights about its business model, liabilities, governance, and valuation.  Welcome to the desert of the real. Jean Baudrillard coined the term in 1981 to describe a...
The Unbearable Lightness of Buying Online

The Unbearable Lightness of Buying Online

I tried to buy a book in the real world. In the process, I learned a lesson about the value of physical space. Last Thursday, I needed a certain business book quite urgently and decided to get it from an actual store. But first, I wanted to make sure it would be...