I’ve been reading/listening to “The Everything Store” by Brad Stone an expose of sorts on the rise of Amazon and it’s founder Jeff Bezos. It’s a great read and i’m only 1/4 of the way through. So far one thing that sticks out about Jeff is his incredible level of intensity. From the very beginning Jeff always had lofty ambitions for Amazon and pushed his employees way beyond their capacity in an effort to get a jump on big retail giants such as Barnes & Noble and Walmart. In the process becoming the archetypal “everything store” and making some of those early employees rich beyond their wildest dreams.
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