Risky Is the New Safe: The Rules Have Changed… - Randy GageHoboken: John Wiley & Sons, 2013, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Gently bruised at the spine ends and corners with commensurate wear to the dust wrapper. Edges of the text block lightly tanned. Text complete, clean and tight.
From the cover: “The financial system is in shambles, disruptive technology is eliminating mil-lions of jobs, and entire economies are failing. Things have changed and they’re never going back. This calamitous transformation is creating new and more daunting challenges — and great opportunities.
Risky is the New Safe lays out thought leader Randy Gage’s bold vision for how to prosper in the new economy. Gage reveals the tumultuous changes taking place in business, technology, and the economy — and the extraordinary challenges they are creating. More importantly, he shows how to turn those challenges into lucrative opportunities.
You’ll learn which jobs and business models will disappear forever, and how to position yourself to thrive in the emerging business cycles. You’ll discover how to think differently and develop the same mindset the world’s highest achievers harness for success.
From monkeys replacing human labourers to cloning, ocean-floor real estate development to asteroid mining, virtual-reality sex to holosuites, Gage provides fascinating insights into what the future holds and how people and companies can best prepare for it. You’ll discover why following conventional thinking will lead to failure, and how becoming a contrarian and critical thinker will allow you to create wealth.”