And in... <ul><li>Angola, Nigeria and Irak </li></ul>
The old question, which social and political structure is the best for the world seems to have been answered. Capitalism has won. The ultimate forms for future societies are consumer democracies ", which are seen as civilized and good .
The Arrogance of Capitalism .. For example the Earths Oceans
<ul><li>Tony Blair </li></ul><ul><li>Complaining about globalization is as pointless as trying to turn back the tide. Asian competition can't be shut out; it can only be beaten. And now, by every relative measure of a modern economy, Europe is lagging. </li></ul>
“ The world has arrived at a rare strategic inflection point where nearly half its population—living in China, India and Russia—have been integrated into the global market economy, many of them highly educated workers, who can do just about any job in the world. We’re talking about three billion people .” —Craig Barrett/Intel/01.08.2004
The crowd is ready to work. So who’s hiring? Companies in a wide array of industries create ways to use the intelligence and creativity of distributed labor.
Threadless .com This hipster company prints T-shirts with designs submitted to its Web site. It expects to earn $20 million in revenue this year. .com
Zazzle .com This site takes user designs and plasters them on mugs, shirts, and posters. If other Zazzlers like your work and order products with your design, you get a cut. .com
Lego .com The beloved toy company encourages its fanatical customers to design everything from robot operating systems to Lego sets. .com
marketocracy .com This community of 60,000 online stock traders tracks the decisions of its top 100 portfolios to set the investment strategy for its mutual fund. Its index has outperformed the S&P 500 in 11 of the past 17 quarters. .com
Google-ization <ul><li>Type in Google image search Oil Irak and see the result </li></ul><ul><li>Search for „Human Resources Consulting“ </li></ul><ul><li>Search for „Hotel Management School“ </li></ul>
Who Controls the Internet? Illusions of a Borderless World? <ul><li>Yes – check P2P </li></ul><ul><li>NO says Goldsmith and Wu </li></ul>
you can take an American out of the US, but can you take the US out of an American enough to make him really experience globalization
The end ! .........and a thank you Make the best of this, OUR world It‘s the only one we have We are just at another beginning and you are right there, in the middle of it Seize the opportunities of a global sustainable world – lukas ritzel 2006