Nassim Taleb’s brief explanation of his Fragility concept

Amazing short video of Nassim Taleb of “Black Swan” fame explaining is Fragility concept from his current book “Antifragile” at +DLD Conference in Munich a few weeks ago. Much to ponder here.

Just posted it as tangentially relevant to our in depth discussion of Microsoft and its new CEO Satya Nadella over here: Satya Nadella’s “ascendance” to the Microsoft throne

…because it explains why very large companies like Microsoft are at once more efficient, but also vastly more fragile!