The Long Game

We need, in short, to play the long game. For governance is like a high-interest savings account: small investments now can be worth a great deal in the future. But if we delay, we may never be able to make up the difference.

The Long Game


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The Long Game
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Dorie Clark
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-21 - Publisher: Harvard Business Press

Your personal goals need a long-term strategy. It's no secret that we're pushed to the limit. Today's professionals feel rushed, overwhelmed, and perennially behind. So we keep our heads down, focused on the next thing, and the next, without a moment to breathe. How can we break out of this
Winning the Long Game
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Steven Krupp, Paul JH Schoemaker
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-02 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Are you winning the battle but losing the war? Every leader has to deliver the goods -- make budget, meet deadlines, and deftly manage people -- to provide the inspirational fuel that keeps their business running day-in and day-out. But therein lies the danger of winning today's battle and losing
The Long Game
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Rush Doshi
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-11 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

For more than a century, no US adversary or coalition of adversaries - not Nazi Germany, Imperial Japan, or the Soviet Union - has ever reached sixty percent of US GDP. China is the sole exception, and it is fast emerging into a global superpower that could rival, if not
The Determinacy of Long Games
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Itay Neeman
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-08-22 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

In this volume the author develops and applies methods for proving, from large cardinals, the determinacy of definable games of countable length on natural numbers. The determinacy is ultimately derived from iteration strategies, connecting games on natural numbers with the specific iteration games that come up in the study of
The Long Game, and Other Poems
Language: en
Pages: 175
Authors: Bruce Beaver, The Estate of Bruce Beaver
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: UQP

Bruce Beaver's posthumous collection. Written in the final years of his life, the poems reveal a looking ahead to daydreams of a very permanent death and looking back on the long game - a lifetime of poetry, love and obsession.