Manufacturing guy-at-large.


Added on by Spencer Wright.

Roelof Botha, a member of the board of Square, talking with Fortune about Square's (costly) partnership with Starbucks:

It's dangerous to look at things with the benefit of hindsight.

This is hard for me to wrap my head around. I *think* that Botha is suggesting that one needs to be careful not to confuse correlation with causation, but I find the wording... problematic.