Business & History

Influence: the Jack Ma Way

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Author: Warwick John Fahy
Format: Paperback & Kindle ebook
Published: 2017
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The master of influence has spoken. Mr. Jack Ma, cofounder of the world’s largest e-commerce company, Alibaba, shares ten secrets to becoming an influential global leader.
Influence: The Jack Ma Way uncovers the playbook from China’s most famous entrepreneur, who embodies the rags-to-riches fairytale story and lays claim to be Asia’s first global leader.

 


 

Ultrasociety

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Author: Peter Turchin
Format: Paperback & Kindle ebook
Published: 2015
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Follow Peter Turchin on an epic journey through time. From stone-age assassins to the orbiting cathedrals of the space age, from bloodthirsty god-kings to India’s first vegetarian emperor, discover the secret history of our species—and the evolutionary logic that governed it all.

 


Ages of Discord

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Author: Peter Turchin
Format: Paperback & Kindle ebook
Published: 2017
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WE ARE ON THE WRONG TRACK
Seventy percent of Americans (and counting) think so. The real wage of a US worker today is less than it was 40 years ago—but there are four times as many multimillionaires. As inequality grows, the politics become more poisonous. Every year, more and more Americans go on shooting sprees, killing strangers and passers-by—and now, increasingly, representatives of the state.

Troubling trends of this kind are endlessly discussed by public intellectuals and social scientists. But mostly, they talk about only a small slice of the overall problem. After all, how on earth can yet another murderous rampage have anything to do with polarization in Congress? And is there really a connection between too many multimillionaires and government gridlock?