The Uplifting Power of Human Interaction
Within a decade after India obtained independence, a dozen Asian and African colonies followed and became free. When Norman Borlaug developed hybrid seeds in America, and India adopted it to usher in Green Revolution, several African and Asian countries followed the example and created similar food surplus. The exchange of information and ideas today inspires and enables the replication of success in several places worldwide.
Be it in politics, civil rights, sports or entertainment, the dynamic of collaboration is unmatched. There are few top football teams in Europe that consist only of Europeans, most are made up of talented players from around the world. When Bjorn Borg and John McEnroe, or Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert met on the tennis court, they created a dynamic that thrilled fans regardless of their loyalty. It took Simon and Garfunkel or Paul McCartney and John Lennon to come together to create musical history.
Successful Partnerships and Corporations
Global entertainment received another great fillip when four brothers came together and founded Warner Brothers, the famous motion-picture studio. Human flight was made possible another time brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright got together. Several other combinations have resulted in famous successes – Procter & Gamble, Hewlett Packard, even Ben and Jerry’s! Larry Page and Sergey Brin together have given us the informational solution to all questions, Google. A modern-day classic in partnerships is the story of Apple Inc.