George Dyson on Why Your Work Matters: Darwin, Machines, & The Future We’re Building (NFX Podcast)

As a Founder, having a strong sense of direction, purpose, and context for what you are doing every day gives you an advantage. Finding the deeper meaning gives you speed and power. Your work matters. But to see how it does clearly requires us to step outside of the caves of our day-to-day lives of running startups to understand how we all got here, and where we’re going.

There is a rich history you are building upon, and your work – whether a corner or floor of the cathedral – is a foundation that others will build on as we collectively build the future. Dyson is an exceptional mind. His perspective brings light to our greater purpose in building new technology.

Read the full essay here –