What CEO Jack Ma Told His Team Back In 1999 Got Alibaba To Where It Is Today (Video)
It seems that, like many Internet giants, the success of Alibaba can largely be attributed to the influence and vision of its dynamic CEO.
That’s the conclusion you’ll come to after watching this video of Jack Ma giving his employees a motivational speech in 1999, describing exactly what they must do to get to the top of their industry.
Ma outlines several factors in his speech, but the two main objectives were working longer hours and viewing American companies as their competition.
Fast forward about 15 years and that team went on to achieve the biggest initial public offering in history.