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    • bartadamley
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      3 weeks ago

      In a poorly-connected network, more solutions are being examined in parallel before the best of the bunch is able to spread enough to enforce a consensus. In the well-connected network, the first reasonable idea quickly takes over.

      The conclusion then being that it actually works better to not necessarily be right up-to-date on communications.. but rather devoting more time to consider alternatives. Who hasn't experienced this firsthand with Slack?