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It doesn't get any more basic than this. People think there is some secret to running a business, like great leadership or being smart or visionary. The sick reality is that people simply gain power and use it against their opponents, like machines. All those business books like 7 habits, how to win friends, etc need to be thrown away. Here we have what many, many people considered the most successful business man of recent history, simply threatening people like a dumb animal. The whole world is overthinking business.



Saying something like this is akin to saying that the whole world is overthinking biking and all those tips on endurance training are irrelevant because Lance Armstrong was using drugs.

All those books tips are still useful if you want to become a better businessman.


>People think there is some secret to running a business...the most successful business man of recent history, simply threatening people like a dumb animal.

Except that having business skill is a necessary condition to getting to a position where you can leverage your power.




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