Notes and Reflections on Books and Media
by Hannah Leitheiser
Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World
- 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?