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2015/05/24 01:42
2015/05/24 01:42
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In January 2014, my article here described how and why Zappos had embraced the management scheme known as Holacracy and expected to complete implementation by end-2014. Not everything has gone...
2015/05/24 01:42
2015/05/24 01:42
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2015/05/22 14:33
2015/05/22 14:33
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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...
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2015/05/22 01:56
2015/05/22 01:56
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Last month, Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh made what he would likely call a calculated error: he forced his 1,500 employees to choose between a seemingly unpopular ultimatum and free money. Hundreds chose the...
Read more at Zero Hedge, Market Watch
2015/05/21 07:24
2015/05/21 07:24
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The main stage is some $30 cab ride from the Vegas most people see, the Sin City on the Strip most people know and write about. That's the Vegas you're going to visit, and you can't be blamed for...
2015/05/16 11:18
2015/05/16 11:18
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On March 24, Zappos' 1,500 or so employees got a memo from CEO Tony Hsieh. "This is a long email," it began. "Please take 30 minutes to read through the email in its entirety." It concerned the...
2015/05/13 06:48
2015/05/13 06:48
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Just after taking over the top job in City Hall more than a year ago, Javier Gonzales rearranged the mayor’s office, clearing out the clutter of his predecessor, David Coss. The redecoration reflects...
2015/05/11 23:27
2015/05/11 23:27
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Holacracy is a management style that relies on a lot of self-management and self-organization. The concept challenges the traditional top-down approach, and leans to towards a model in which each...
2015/05/11 02:05
2015/05/11 02:05
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Zappos.com CEO Tony Hsieh. Photo: Getty In March, Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh issued an ultimatum of sorts to his employees. If they didn't feel like they could get behind the company's radical new...
2015/05/10 01:46
2015/05/10 01:46
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LAS VEGAS (CBS News) -- With Zappos revolutionizing the way people buy shoes, it now has a new experiment in the works: a type of self-management structure that eliminates hierarchy and bosses. The...
2015/05/08 23:16
2015/05/08 23:16
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... Workers may gripe about bosses, but apparently they like having them. More than 200 employees at online retailer Zappos accepted a buyout plan rather than take part in the company's radical...
2015/05/08 22:22
2015/05/08 22:22
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What would you say if your boss told you wouldn't have a boss anymore? No, you're not fired. Your organization is just redistributing power, eliminating managers and job titles. Sound crazy? The...
2015/05/07 22:17
2015/05/07 22:17
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Entrepreneurial giants such as Zappos and Amazon are famous for great service and that status has contributed to both their brands and their value. For many, customer service is a large part of actual...
2015/05/06 18:46
2015/05/06 18:46
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LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Hundreds of employees are leaving the Las Vegas-based Zappos company headquarters as the retailer does away with traditional manager roles. The Las Vegas Sun reports the company...
2015/05/04 23:53
2015/05/04 23:53
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Around 5 a.m. on Sunday morning, just as the light turned from black to blue above the mountains surrounding Lake Mead, the L.A. producer Nosaj Thing took the stage at the Further Future Festival atop...
2015/04/28 17:14
2015/04/28 17:14
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Disrupt NY kicks off next week and we are happy to announce the judges for the final round of Startup Battlefield, which takes place on May 6. There are 23 companies in Startup Battlefield and two...
2015/04/27 02:14
2015/04/27 02:14
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What if wireless power at a distance actually worked? It does. uBeam invented a way to wirelessly send energy up to 15 feet away with ultrasound. What if you could slap a wireless charging case on...
2015/04/24 17:17
2015/04/24 17:17
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From yoga at the airport to flexible check-out times at hotels, the world of business travel suddenly seems friendlier. Glitches are givens for constant travelers (hello, weather delay) but technology...
2015/05/24 01:42
2015/05/24 01:42
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