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Amazon

Since Jeff Bezos founded Amazon, the bookselling industry can tell you a thing or two about disruption. Learn how the Internet giant started and grew, how it works and how many more industries it is disrupting by being the "everything" store.

Summaries

8 Book

Amazon Unbound

Jeff Bezos and the Invention of a Global Empire
Brad Stone
Simon & Schuster, 2021
8 Article

Inside the Life of an Amazon Warehouse Manager

Drinking through the firehose, underwater, while a group of people try to prevent you from coming up for air
Eugene Kim and Katherine Long
Business Insider UK, 2022
8 Book

Everybody Wants to Rule the World

Surviving and Thriving in a World of Digital Giants
R "Ray" Wang
HarperCollins Leadership, 2021
8 Video

John Mackey, CEO of Whole Foods Market, in Conversation with Irwin Miller

“Conscious Leadership: Elevating Humanity Through Business” 
John Mackey and Irwin Miller
Live Talks LA, 2020
Book

The Amazon Management System

The Ultimate Digital Business Engine That Creates Extraordinary Value for Both Customers and Shareholders
Julia Yang and Ram Charan
Ideapress, 2019
8 Article

“Absolutely a Sprint”: How Andy Jassy Raced to the Top of Amazon

The incoming CEO inherits a company on a post-pandemic roll, but roiled by labor unrest and under mounting regulatory scrutiny
Matt Day
Bloomberg Businessweek , 2021
8 Video
Katie Schoolov
CNBC, 2019
9 Book

Always Day One

How the Tech Titans Plan to Stay on Top Forever
Alex Kantrowitz
Portfolio, 2020
8 Article
Matt Day and Spencer Soper
Bloomberg, 2020