Unless you’re winning, most of life will seem hideously unfair to you, says Oliver Emberton, in his insightful blog post.
We like to like to think that society rewards those who do the best work. But in reality, social reward is just a network effect. Reward comes down mostly to the number of people you impact.
Oliver 3 life rules are simple:
- Rule #1: Life is a competition
- Rule #2. You’re judged by what you do, not what you think
- Rule #3. Our idea of fairness is self interest.