1.10.60 Global and regional management structure and Board

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What if you were put in charge of the World tomorrow? How would you run the planet?

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Andronicos "The Great" as Director of the Human Race and Manager Planet Earth commands and Andronicos "The Cynic" responds as follows.........


I have decided to delegate the task of defining the Global and Regional management structures of the relevant boards, to respected experts in their fields. Nominees for very senior positions will typically be volunteers whose very names will excite investors, send a shudder of fear to competitors yet have philanthropic reputations. Multi-million dollar pay packets will neither be offered nor expected by these paragons of virtue until hunger is eradicated, war has ceased and every investor has the potential to be repaid in full with bonuses. The call for senior management will be made publicly in the future, don't start volunteering yet. The very top posts will be headhunted.

Definition of "Tribe"

The World is made up of people who see themselves belonging to various tribal groups. Some are more obvious than others. Not all are related. Everyone is in fact multi-tribal. Here are some examples:

United States of America, Bay Area, California, Yorkshire, Scotland, Europe, Christian, Sunni Muslim, Church of England, Anglo Saxon, Manchester United, Mason, Postal Workers Union, Apache Native American, African American, Palestinian, Jewish Italian, Catholic Israeli, Hispanic, Basque, The European Union, The human race.

Many conflicts often arise between tribes. Conflict leads to anger, anger leads to hate, hate leads to violence, violence leads to murder which historically lays the seeds to the ultimate conflict: War.

Throughout this book I will normally use the expression "Sovereign Tribe(s)" or "Tribal State" to describe the grouping of people, whether they like their rulers or not, who reside in a physical geographic region which today is known as a country.

His Greatness managing anything is a bit of a joke. He couldn't organise a drunken party at a brewery!

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