Incidental & Inherent Complexity

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Startups/disruptors are companies that found ways to change/rethink a problem in a way that reduces Inherent Complexity.

Companies get sluggish and bloated when the don't keep check of their Incidental Complexity.

Inherent complexities in problems are the reason your company exists. So others don't need to solve the same, hard things that you do/did.

Incidental complexities are the things that distract, confuse, and blind a company/team. They cause divisions, upsets, and wasted money.

Next time you're doing anything. Be sure to check if it's Incidental, or Inherent to your goal, It might just save your project.