10 Leadership Lessons from Amazon’s Massive Success
Since Amazon was started in 1994 it has grown into a behemoth, netting $178 billion in revenue in 2017. It’s expanded into countless industries after beginning strictly selling books. It’s continuing to expand with acquisitions, most recently acquiring Ring.
Through this growth, Amazon has also failed a lot. It’s made poor acquisitions, lost key employees and taken on failed projects. Ultimately, though, it’s continued to move forward. Due to the nature of the Amazon story, its success and its length of existence, much can be learned from the company. Jeff Bezos has been a revolutionary at the helm, and his leadership has spread throughout the entire organization.
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