Economist 20160430


Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership

A Bit of a Rant <rant> I’m doing my usual thing of reading an e-book. I am annoyed by Amazon SPAMing me with an ad to purchase the audio files to go with the book. Really? I understand how convenient it is to have an audio version of books and newspapers. I listen to podcasts and The Economist all the …

The Everything Store

Book Review: The Everything Store by Brad Stone

Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership, Book Reviews

Brad Stone has written an excellent account of the building of Amazon. It appears to be a well balanced and not all pretty accounting of both Jeff Bezos and the company he built. The image Stone built in my mind was that of a focused to a fault leader who, in many ways, treated his customers better than his employees. …