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Amazon up 14%, Bezos makes $4.6 billion

Amazon (AMZN) shares surged 14.1% Friday to close at $445.10.

That gain made CEO Jeff Bezos just over $4.6 billion–moving him to ninth place on Forbes’ … 78 more words

Do People Still Buy From People?

‘People buy from people.’ It’s one of the fundamental business truths. It’s drummed into you on your first day in the office.

“People buy you, … 622 more words


Bezos Is Venturing Into The Amazon

I’ve never heard of Jeff Bezos. However, I have heard of Amazon.com. Amazon is one of the first internet sites of its kind, and the industry innovator and leader of e-commerce. 423 more words

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Second Post - The Name and an Overview of the Beginning

Before Amazon’s founding in 1994, founder and current Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos was regretful. He was regretful that he did not participate in the internet boom of the late 1980’s and early 1990’s. 236 more words

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The Real Story Behind Jeff Bezos's Fire Phone Debacle - Fast Company

Interviews with dozens of current and former employees reveal what went wrong and what it tells us about where Amazon is headed.


Why should you own a Kindle?

My happiest memories from school are those of the school library. Not because of what you are thinking (You Perverts!!), but because I was genuinely interested in books back then.  764 more words

50 Shades

Information, Intelligence and Opinion. Not at all the same.

There’s a lot of “stuff” being bandied about concerning publishing, indie authors, trad authors, Amazon, bookstores, Elvis, and what does the fox say?

The problem appears to be we’re viewing information, intelligence and opinion as if they are all equal. 1,007 more words

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