• Why It’s Time For Jeff Bezos To Pay Amazon...
    Quartz - Nov 25
    Since his inaugural letter to shareholders in 1997, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has pledged to “to focus relentlessly on our customers” and ignore “short-term profitability considerations or short-term Wall Street... Read »
    9 hours ago
  • This Jeff Bezos Quote Explains Amazon’s Difficult...
    Business Insider - Nov 21
    Amazon's hiring process is notoriously difficult. The company believes that every new employee should increase the average level of productivity on whichever team they join, ensuring that the company's standards get... Read »
    4 days ago
  • The Phrase Jeff Bezos Uses To Reel In Top-Notch...
    Inc - Nov 19
    Hiring managers who are trying to recruit top talent usually focus on their companies' amazing cultures, competitive pay, or plentiful opportunities for advancement. They tend to stay away from the negative aspects of the... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Jeff Bezos Hopes Newest Acquisition Means Laughs For...
    Forbes - Oct 28
    Amazon is buying a comedy content company for more than just the laughs. In a deal first reported by Reuters, the Jeff Bezos-led tech giant has acquired Rooftop Media, a San Francisco-based company that records and... Read »
    4 weeks ago
  • Jeff Bezos Is Either The World’s Best CEO- Or A...
    Quartz - Oct 21
    The Harvard Business Review just bestowed the title of best-performing CEO in the world on Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos, who last year tied with late Steve Jobs for the honor. Now, given that Jobs had been deceased for nearly... Read »
    1 month ago
  • The 25 Best-Performing CEOs In The World
    Business Insider - Oct 15
    The Harvard Business Review has come out with a list of the 100 most effective CEOs on the planet. Amazon boss Jeff Bezos stands at the top. According to HBR, Amazon has seen its value increase by $140 billion with... Read »
    1 month ago
  • The Science Behind Jeff Bezos’ 2-Pizza Rule
    Business Insider - Sep 26
    Once at an Amazon offsite, managers had the reasonable-sounding suggestion that employees should be increasing communication with each other. To their surprise, founder and CEO Jeff Bezos stood up and announced, "No,... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Jeff Bezos’ Space Company Enters Partnership To...
    Forbes - Sep 18
    The Jeff Bezos-founded commercial space company Blue Origin announced today that it has entered into a partnership with the Boeing-Lockheed Martin joint venture United Launch Alliance. The jointly-funded partnership is aimed... Read »
    2 months ago
  • The 12 Essential Books On Jeff Bezos’ Reading List
    Business Insider - Sep 11
    Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, despite contributing to the destruction of the physical bookstore, is a man intensely interested in and passionate about books and reading. In the appendix of Brad Stone's new book about Amazon, "The... Read »
    2 months ago
  • 7 Influential Bay Area Business Leaders
    Inc - Sep 11
    Peppered throughout the list of athletes, politicians, tech mavens on Time's list of the 100 Most Influential People are a number of Bay Area business leaders. I decided to write up a few companies in the Bay area that... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Jeff Bezos Does A Comedy Routine Before His Ice...
    Business Insider - Aug 18
    ill Gates has the best ice bucket challenge we've seen yet. But, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is a close second. Bezos is normally a reserved, all-business kind of guy when he speaks publicly. It's rare that he ever talks to the... Read »
    3 months ago
  • Jeff Bezos And The Age Of Amazon
    The Medium - Aug 12
    In the early 1970s, an industrious advertising executive named Julie Ray became fascinated with an unconventional public-school program for gifted children in Houston, Texas. Her son was among the first students enrolled in... Read »
    3 months ago
  • Jeff Bezos Inspired An Immigrant Teen To Become A CEO
    Entrepreneur - Aug 11
    There are many leaders I admire, but one person whose professional trajectory and leadership have truly inspired me is Jeff Bezos, CEO and founder of Amazon.com. A true entrepreneur turned ecommerce trailblazer, Bezos quit... Read »
    3 months ago
  • The Life Of Amazon Founder And CEO Jeff Bezos
    Business Insider - Jul 14
    Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon, is a billionaire who's had an amazing life and career. Today, his "Everything Store" sells nearly $80 billion worth of goods per year. Unfamiliar with Bezos' story? Read »
    4 months ago
  • How Jeff Bezos Created One Of The Most Admired And...
    Business Insider - Jul 1
    As the world's largest online retailer, Amazon sells everything from accordions to zippers. In fact, it sells nearly $80 billion worth of goods per year. But how did Amazon come to be? CNBC's David Faber recently released a... Read »
    4 months ago