9 Things I Learned Working In Blockchain for 24 months


"After you read this you’ll know more than the average bear about blockchains."

What follows are 9 things I’ve learned while immersed in blockchain and ledger over the last two years. Consider it a primer for those embarking on blockchain endeavours. I will issue a caveat that much of my time has been spent on exploring enterprise opportunities as opposed to turning financial markets on their head. Put another way, I’ve been looking at ‘blockchain for the rest of us’.

If you are looking for a deeper technical overview of blockchain, I recommend starting here or here.

For those with no time, here’s the BLUF: Lots of hype. Not many tangible solutions. But a foundation for opportunity exists. Add it to your innovation priority list.

And here we go…