Tag: The Algorithm

  • The Algorithm, Part 2

    The Algorithm, Part 2

    Last week, I posted about Elon Musk’s The Algorithm. I love its five steps, but I had to deal with some dissonance when I compared The Algorithm with my own Method R. Why, for example, is “question every requirement” the very first thing in Elon’s algorithm, but it’s not mentioned in my How to Make Things…

  • The Algorithm

    The Algorithm

    Lately I’ve been listening to Elon Musk by Walter Isaacson on Everand. One particularly interesting topic to me is what Elon calls The Algorithm. It is the factory optimization method that he learned from running the factories at SpaceX and Tesla. I’d like to share my reaction to it. Here it is, The Algorithm: My…