Giving is a cultural trait that can enable a group to perform better, empower and trust each other more, and establish a culture of inclusion, by creating virtuous cycles of gifts and retro-gifts. Here is more explanation as to why “giving” works.

Giving is a powerful act that doesn’t necessarily take much effort or time to implement. It is not a contract, but it is somehow binding and can spur a culture of retro-gifts, which can, in turn, help launch and scale great virtuous cycles. …


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