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JBT'S RL #5: Growing your network, trading sovereignty, Digital Sam Walton

Hi Tribe,Chris Fralic bestows some wisdom on how to grow your network. He even gives a nod to iron la
JBT'S RL #5: Growing your network, trading sovereignty, Digital Sam Walton
By Jordan Thibodeau • Issue #5 • View online
Hi Tribe,

Chris Fralic bestows some wisdom on how to grow your network. He even gives a nod to iron law of double opt in introductions :).  While the movement for California’s secession from the union has failed, Steven Press
While the political movement for California’s secession from the union has failed, Steven Press provides us with the quick history on how sovereignty can be bought and sold. It will be interesting to see how this plays out with Elon’s ambitions for Mars.
Jeff Bezos is pretty much the digital Sam Walton. Besides low prices, Sam was notorious for visiting his competitors stores and applying their new ideas to his business model. He had an obsession for low prices, but he was driven to figure out ways to constantly improve his business for his customers. While Walmart has stumbled in its ways, Jeff Bezos has applied Sam’s mentality with Amazon. For Sam and Jeff, it wasn’t about the money, something else drives them.
According to Sam, “Here’s the thing: money never has meant that much to me, not even in the sense of keeping score. If we had enough groceries, and a nice place to live, plenty of room to keep and feed my bird dogs, a place to hunt, a place to play tennis, and the means to get the kids good educations – that’s rich…”

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