Values and Value Are Not The Same
A Short Sharp Shock
My ‘values’ are constant and unchanging and might include concepts like trust, transparency, honesty and equality.
My ‘value’ is variable and dependent on the buyer of my services and product;
Does it right the first time.
That’s not to say that they can’t overlap.
The question is by how much?
A little side note this week. Have you read the excellent ‘Infinite Staircase’ by Geoffrey Moore? Not this one, nor even this one …
Two people can disagree and have a civil discourse on that disagreement - who knew?
‘Values’ emerge as a theme within the article, which includes this quote
But values per se are universal, at least among mammals.
I disagree. (I also disagreed with the exclusion of mathematics from the staircase - so I am guessing we will continue to agree to disagree!)
I disagree because value - like beauty - is in the eye of the beholder and values are culturally driven, there are no absolutes (discuss).
Now, with all that said …..