Innovation is a social process, not just an individual process
Smart people get smarter and are more likely to innovate when surrounded by other people of the same vein.
You can develop relationships and collaborate from your computer at home but “old-fashioned physical proximity” is still the most effective.
Basically, if you’re looking to change the world you’re better off living in a big City. But don’t be afraid to talk to people and show your face. #discuss