Cabbies and Bookworms Go to War with Uber and Amazon. Guess what? They lose.

Friday, June 20th, 2014

Tussling with technology but imprisoned by the straight-jacket of convention. It’s hard to imagine that a London cab driver and a New York book editor have much in common – but they do.”

Kate Lister’s insight:

This is a great article by the Chairman of one of the nation’s largest venture capital firms. I love this line: “this too is an exercise in denial about the march of technology and being trapped within the straightjacket of convention.” The lesson is as simple as the “ig Dog slogan, “Lead, follow, or get out of the way.”

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