7 wonders of Jack Ma and
China’s Special Powers for Global Youth
Wonder 1 (age 11 1976) Education opportunity to learn English & Chinese – valuing how global youth build friendships and trust around world
(Practising English with tourists and then as student/teacher was about the only skill he focused on for nearly 20 years- it blended with his parents theatrical skills that had unluckily fallen out of favor in the cultural revolution) Ma's own stage presence is huge HDCrocodile in the Yangtze - Story of Alibaba & Jack Ma Full Documentary
Wonder 2 (age 29 1994) on first trip abroad (
Wonder 3 what happens in a country with a youthful leader like Ma who starts turning every shopping channel and digital financial services into a market that gives small enterprises and villagers equal opportunity to build lives and communities
Taobao, the mall, alipay, ant financial...
Wonder 4 – back in 1976 all businesses were state owned. How many entrepreneurs in
Wonder 5 – in 2016 Ma’s home town
Wonder 6 – in 2016, celebrating Jack Ma’s appointment to UN as special adviser on youth entrepreneurship , Jim Kim asks what if the ali baba way – analysing big data on behalf of small enterprises – is the secret sauce to ending poverty
wonder 7 ALIBABAUNI – Jack Ma starts developing training partnerships around the world in courses integrating coding as the third worldwide literacy (with English and Chinese) freeing global youth as #LearningGeneration. Which places will be the first to love their youth enough to trust in partnering Ma's 7 wonders of sustainability and human growth locally and globally?