The Ponzi Career

The future of work is a pyramid scheme, where every person sells his favorite person to the next person.

Human work is becoming more creative. More of us spend our time producing code or content. The ability to work remotely means we’re competing in a much bigger pool. To stand out within this giant pool, we are increasingly dependent on algorithms that determine who gets to hear about us and how our work is shared.

This means that more people have the opportunity to become superstars in their field. It also means that high-performers in a growing number of industries are facing unprecedented levels of uncertainty and anxiety.

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