"Stories are such a powerful driver of emotional value that their effect on any given object's subjective value can actually be measured objectively."
My brother passed away this year, and though his photo wasn't the cover of my "Year in Review," it did disturb me that my memorial posts were sandwiched between a trip to Africa and a great meal. I think this is a good reminder to brainstorm edge cases before launching a new feature.
Three points that resonated for me:
"Compass over Maps"
"Pull over Push"
"Learning over Education"
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