By Margaret Heffernan
Get into the easiest faculties. Land your subsequent massive promoting. costume for fulfillment. Run swifter. Play more durable. paintings tougher. continue rating. And no matter what you do—make convinced you win.
Competition runs via each element of our lives at the present time. From the cubicle to the race tune, in enterprise and love, faith and technological know-how, what issues now's to be the largest, quickest, meanest, hardest, richest.
The upshot of these kinds of contests? As Margaret Heffernan exhibits during this eye-opening e-book, festival on a regular basis backfires, generating an explosion of dishonest, corruption, inequality, and hazard. The demolition derby of recent lifestyles has broken our skill to paintings together.
But it doesn’t must be this fashion. CEOs, scientists, engineers, traders, and inventors all over the world are pioneering higher how you can create nice items, construct enduring companies, and develop relationships. Their mystery? Generosity. belief. Time. Theater. From the cranberry toilets of Massachusetts to the lecture rooms of Singapore and Finland, from tiny start-ups to international engineering organisations and loved American organizations—like Ocean Spray, Eileen Fisher, Gore, and Boston Scientific—Heffernan discovers methods of residing and dealing that foster creativity, spark innovation, strengthen our social textile, and consider a lot higher than successful.
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