The rise of the Human-Centric CEO 👩‍✈️

A friend recently sent me the classic blog post, "Peacetime/Wartime CEO" by Ben Horowitz. In it, Horowitz outlines a dichotomy between CEOs who thrive in times of peace, by fostering creativity, and those who thrive in times of crisis, by moving fast.

But it just didn't sit right with me. He advocates for ruling like a dictator in times of "war." But that just isn't as effective. This post sums up why that view is dated, and the kind of leaders we really need right now.


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