Man is the biggest entrepreneur with chain of factories that are solely devoted to produce energy. Each cell is one. Our cells are factories where food with molecular oxygen is combined in order to extract energy in convenient package.
These factories mitochondria were some billions of years ago free organisms evolved into one giant conglomerate that explains our physiology.
Why should two companies merge but for perceived benefits than competing one another? Benefits must have far outweighed inconveniences.
When multicellular organisms arrived this merger continued to function so we are not a single body but a collection of specialized divisions.
Man is in short a factory of trillions of companies with diversified portfolio each set to do under a single management. This is a natural order.
In any world where life is to be enriched there must exist factors conducive for choices. Each individual senses its own multiplicity of needs and can relate the outside forces to which it can respond in an independent manner than others.
Individualism against robotic mentality.
Let me quote a media savant: ‘In Silicon Valley, the point of a venture is to add incremental value to an existing large technological infrastructure. In the Silicon Valley world, people say things like “Is the market ready for this?” and “Who is your customer?” In other words they’re focusing on the constraints being provided by existing technological understanding in the market, and if they can fit inside that, investors will keep quiet. The work involves completing quantitative feature lists on a schedule”.(ack: Rene Amador/Quora)
But put all the nerds or the brightest minds in one box and their problem solving abilities will soon show its achilles heel. Their entrepreneurial skills have become ossified by being removed from the natural order of organization. You need to consider the number of great may corporations all geared to work as if so many cars out of an assembly line. These names may have held their position for a while but have lost out in the march of time. Detroit or the Motor City has itself came bankrupt, a fitting metaphor.
Life is much more than mind of man and profits and figures that represent things, collectively let us say money. (to be continued)