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Notes and Reflections on Books and Media

by Hannah Leitheiser

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Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World

Anand Giridharadas

2018

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2019-03-19

- Anand Giridharadas, Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World (2018)

Candidates to the McKinsey management consulting company are asked questions such as 'How many golf balls would fit inside a Boeing 747?' to assess whether they can come up with a logical, confident answer when their knowledge is incomplete. Useful when expected to drop into a business with things to say on day one.

My brain made me do it before I could go to sleep. What would you say?

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