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Zappos’ Tony Hsieh Gives Career Advice

Tony Hsieh wrote the book on building companies and creating company cultures. The Zappos CEO shaped and sold his first company, LinkExchange, to Microsoft in the late 1990s. 163 more words

Power Players

Zappo's Pop Up

(Las Vegas, NV) —  Zappo’s has opened a pop up store at the Western Hotel downtown.

Inside Zappo’s clothes and shoes are displayed. Customers can then take them to a computer at a kiosk, scan the item and decide on size and color. 41 more words

News

Are mistakes a part of your Organisational culture?

Culture eats strategy for breakfast, dinner and lunch”

  -Peter Drucker

 What do you think it means?

I think he wants to convey to us, not that strategy is not important  but it rather declares that any specific strategy a company employs  will only be successfully implemented, if supported by the  appropriate Organisational culture. 237 more words

Empowerment

What Happens in Vegas!

I recently spent 3 days in Downtown Vegas with the culture sync team & some pretty outstanding people. We hung out in Tony Hsieh’s apartment, Cabaret Bars and sang Karaoke. 104 more words

Leadership

Revisiting Strategy: Does Effective Strategy Involve More Than Strategy?

Is Strategy Purely An Exercising In Thinking?

Is strategy an analytical exercise where one collects useful data, crunches this data, finds where the opportunities lie, and then selects the most promising opportunity? 968 more words

Leadership / Change / Transformation

The Billionaire's Daily Life

Have you ever wondered what a day in the life of a billionaire looks like? Are you like me right now and imagining parties like The Great Gatsby, or racing helicopters around private islands, or throwing epic philanthropic events that transform communities? 90 more words

The Goodies

Saturday Spark - Favorite Books

To continue our theme of sharing our favorite things with you, this week we’re sharing a few of our favorite books! What are your favorite books and why? 706 more words

Bright Ideas