Should Creators Own Their Means of Creation?
Erik Forman on how to counteract the precarious realities of today’s platform economy
Erik spoke about how he got interested in the labor movement, his experience organising workers, what it means to be a socialist entrepreneur, and what a modern labor movement could look like in today’s platform-dominated economy.
Erik has a deep understanding of labor theory. Besides being an entrepreneur, he has organised labor movements on the ground as a union organiser. He also teaches labor studies at SUNY Empire’s Harry Van Arsdale Jr. School of Labor Studies.
Erik was a great guest because he truly bridges the gap between theory and practice. Hope you enjoy this conversation as much as we did!
Upcoming Event: $10k Work with Khe Hy
The popular productivity methods you’ve tried don’t prioritize impact—leaving you spinning your wheels on low-value work *ahem* Inbox Zero. Enter: $10K Work—a modern productivity approach to getting the right things done. Ditch mindless optimisation and focus your efforts on your highest-leverage activities.
Khe Hy—former MD at BlackRock and current founder of RadReads will join Dan and Nathan in the Every Discord to teach us his $10k Work Framework. Join us!
- How to identify (and execute on) your highest leverage tasks
- Prioritize, even when everything is a priority
- Confidently say no to low-value work