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Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things

Joseph Tsai, Alibaba Group
With Tom Byers, Stanford University

With a clear vision and defined mission, ordinary people can accomplish extraordinary things, says Joe Tsai, co-founder and executive vice chairman of Alibaba Group. A clear mission allowed Alibaba’s founding team to tap China’s vast potential market, even though most of the founders weren’t graduates of “elite” colleges.