The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon

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By Brad Stone

10 min
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The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon offers a balanced, largely anecdotal perspective on the makings of the multi-billion dollar corporation. Highlighting the positive business approaches while not shying away from the less favorable practices, author Brad Stone effectively captures the spirit of Amazon, both the good and the bad. Through detailed discussion around several of Amazon’s key principles, including frugality, customer service orientation, corporate culture, and employee ethics, readers are ultimately invited to decide for themselves: is The Everything Store everything we want it to be?

About the Author

Brad Stone, author of The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon, was born in Cleveland, Ohio in 1971. An alumnus of Columbia University (1993), Stone currently serves as the executive editor for Bloomberg News in San Francisco, California.

In the past, Stone has worked as a reporter for The New York Times, Newsweek, and Bloomberg Businessweek. Throughout his journalism career, Stone has written several stories for leading technology companies including Google, Yahoo, Twitter, Facebook, and Amazon.

The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon is Stone’s second book.
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The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon

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