By Hamish McRae
A full of life, attractive and counterintuitive exploration of luck tales from around the globe, and what Michelle Obama known as ‘the flimsy distinction among luck and failure’.
In this vigorous and counterintuitive exploration of luck tales from around the globe, award-winning journalist Hamish McRae takes the reader on a desirable trip in pursuit of the flimsy distinction among triumph and failure. Why perform a little tasks take off whereas others flounder? How have a few groups controlled to accomplish rather a lot whereas others fight? What distinguishes the great businesses from the bad?
This considerate, attractive examine many of the world’s maximum luck tales offers an confident and eminently useful advisor to what works and why. What classes do we examine from the unusually well-ordered Mumbai neighborhood made recognized through ‘Slumdog Millionaire’? Why have Canadian manners helped Whistler turn into the preferred ski inn in North the USA? How has Zurich built the world’s so much well-liked anti-drug guidelines? and the way has Hong Kong used playing earnings to assist its citizens benefit from the maximum point of financial freedom at the planet?
Drawing existence classes from the good principles placed to paintings on each continent – from the US to Europe, from Africa to Asia and Australasia – McRae’s tales are as awesome as they're inspiring. we're larger put now than we've ever been to make strong offerings in regards to the way forward for our species and our planet. but when we're to stand the various demanding situations forward, we need to attempt to study from one another. ‘What Works’ will depart you entertained, educated and, finally, enlightened as to what every one folks can do to make successes of our companies, our groups and our lives.