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Book review: Delivering Happiness by Tony Hsieh

In Delivering Happiness we get a glimpse of how a promising startup becomes a multi-billion company and the life events that shaped its leaders. Tony Hsieh, author of Delivering Happiness, is CEO of Zappos.com, one of the largest online retailers in the US. 699 more words

Online Retail

Leaving Las Vegas - By Bike?! Project 100 Highlights Changing Nature of the American Dream

Las Vegas – known as a city of wild, kitschy extravagance – is coming down to Earth with Project 100, a new sustainable #transport programme…

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Technology

Good News & Updates

Hello World! (brings me back to my Python days…)

It’s been a while since I last updated so I wanted to share some good news and a general update. 295 more words

MBA Journey

The real reason Burning Man isn't for regular folks

A year ago today, I arrived in Black Rock City, Nevada, for Burning Man, the annual festival devoted to radical self-reliance and self-expression.

I decided to make the pilgrimage to better understand a world I had immersed myself in, downtown Las Vegas, where Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh is investing a portion of his personal fortune into what he hopes will become a sustainable entrepreneurial ecosystem. 1,178 more words

Managers are waste: Five organisations saying goodbye to the boss

“Until there is a monumental shift in the leadership dynamic from the old fashioned command and control to a collaborative, status free, matrix way of working, then the debate about the need for an office (in the traditional sense) will be a long one.” 926 more words

Social Business