How Power Works in Our Hyperconnected World–and How to Make It Work for You
The definitive guide to spreading ideas, building movements, working smarter, and getting ahead in our chaotic, connected age. Get the book New York Times columnist David Brooks calls “the best window I’ve seen into this new world.”
Why do some leap ahead while others fall behind in our chaotic, connected age? In New Power, Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms confront the biggest stories of our time–the rise of mega-platforms like Facebook and Uber; the out-of-nowhere victories of Obama and Trump; the unexpected emergence of movements like #MeToo–and reveal what’s really behind them: the rise of “new power.”
New power is the essential skill of the 21st century, and if you understand it, it could change your life and career.
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This fascinating book will transform your understanding of how to gain power - and how to use it for good.
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A wonderfully incisive contribution that not only explains how the dynamics of power are changing, but also provides the tools—and the confidence—to harness those changes to build businesses, spread ideas, and make a better world.
If you do not understand new power, you will not fare well in the new networked world of the 21st century. It’s that simple.
New Power is a tour-de-force by two of the great mobilizers of the First Global generation.
In an age of “fake news” and online harassment, New Power offers an algorithm for authentic activism and should be indispensable tool in the fight against extremism.
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New Power masterfully draws out the big battle of our times—whether all this new power will end up being used for good or bad.
New Power addresses a vital issue for our times: how to make the voices and choices of all, not just a few, count for something.