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Accelerate Your Collisions

It takes me 16 steps to get from my workplace to our little office pantry, which serves as the unofficial hub where most interactions between departments take place. 625 more words

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Zappos only lost 7% of its managers in its recent employee exodus

The recent employee exodus at Zappos has been linked to CEO Tony Hsieh’s goal of eliminating traditional managers in an effort to move the company toward self-organization. 530 more words

Bomá's Book Review (1) : ”Delivering Happiness” by Tony Hsieh

Not too long after I had an idea for a business model in 2014, I searched online book stores for recommendations and suggestions related to my idea. 386 more words

Self-Manage or Go Away!

In the last week of March this year, Tony Hsieh, the CEO of Zappos sent a (very) long memo to his employees. The gist of that 5000+ words memo?  838 more words

Employee Engagement

Zappos is offering to pay even more employees to leave

LAS VEGAS, Nevada—On Tuesday, May 19, Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh stood nervously before his employees at the company’s Q2 All-Hands meeting at the Smith Center in downtown Las Vegas. 950 more words

colliding in las vegas

Let me start by noting that our trip to Las Vegas for Collision was the first (of our many) Airbnb stays that was borderline terrible. Vick & I decided to stay off-strip, somewhere nearby the Convention Centre where the conference would be held. 1,411 more words

Collision in Vegas: On Starting Up and Staying Downtown

A Black Escalade T-boned our cab as we accelerated out of the hotel driveway, smashing in the fender and jerking us forward.

“Welcome to Vegas,” someone yelled. 1,091 more words