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The end of the end of the end

Read this: Subtraction.com: The End of Client Services.

Then go read this: Until Gotham No Longer Needs Batman

I’ve worked on similar ends of both points of view and both articles make valid points. I would only add two:

  1. Not everyone can or should run their own business.
  2. Not everyone wishes to run their own business.
The designer who has a great, marketable idea, talent to make it work, and the entrepreneurial chutzpah to create a business is a rare bird indeed.
Khoi Vinh is such a bird, but makes the mistake of assuming that other people in his field are as good as he is.