It’s a fundamental understanding that there are people who in their lifetime, will change the world. We all play roles. Many of us decide to be adjectives or nouns; a few try their hand at being verbs. Then there are those who strive to carve sentences, pages and even whole chapters in life. There are those who’ve come to change the game—the visionaries, the titans, and the pioneers—these are the folks we all want to be. It’s a smaller subset of the population that dream this big, and that work this hard to get things done. You are a member of that select few.
The human system can be quantified, manipulated, and optimized. The human drive to self-improve is timeless, but modern technologies now allow us to enhance in precise and measurable ways like never before.
To “promote relaxation without drowsiness” and “boost cognitive performance,” the makers have added 75mg of the nootropic L-theanine.
GPS and automated dispatch technology inherently increase the supply of workers, because they make it possible for even part time workers to be successful at finding passengers and navigating even to out-of-the-way locations. There was formerly an “experience premium,” whereby experienced drivers knew the best way to reach a given destination or to avoid traffic. Now, anyone equipped with a smartphone and the right applications has that same ability. “The Knowledge,” the test required to become a London taxi driver, is famously one of the most difficult exams in the world. The Knowledge is no longer required; it has been outsourced to an app. An Uber or Lyft driver is thus an “augmented worker.”