Jeff Bezos

6 Brilliant Productivity Hacks From 6 Brilliant Entrepreneurs

Jeff Bezos, for instance, uses the "two-pizza" rule. Whatever is that? you ask. Read below to find out.<p>Productivity hacks are shortcuts, tricks or strategies that help you get more done in the same amount of time. We all know some of the basic hacks, like drinking coffee in the morning to get a …

Time Management

How three underdog cities are fighting for Amazon HQ2

Chad Emerson, president and CEO of Downtown Huntsville, Inc., knows that the odds are stacked against the city of Huntsville, Alabama being selected …

Business

Not Enough Money to Start a Business? Here's How to Get It

Many entrepreneurs turn to personal or business loans to fund their entrepreneurial ventures, but with only 20% of businesses surviving past their …

Small Business

Amazon gives AWS customers access to its internal machine learning experts

The new ML Solutions Lab helps AWS customers learn how to leverage machine learning, through boot camps, workshops and other programming.<p>Amazon on …

Machine Learning

The Biggest Obstacle Facing Amazon Payments

Amazon Payments is a platform that allows <b>Amazon.com</b> (NASDAQ: AMZN) account holders to pay for merchandise from other vendors using the account and payment information from their Amazon accounts. While Amazon executives have remained mum on the subject in this year's conference calls, in a press …

Stocks

Why Bezos' fortune isn't built on Amazon profits

From today Australian retailers have another competitor, and Australian shoppers have another opportunity.<p>The arrival of Amazon, with a completely …

Amazon

Amazon has sorta, kinda launched in Australia

For years, many Australians have only been able to window-shop at Amazon.<p>Now, the Australian iteration of Amazon Marketplace has seemingly launched …

Technology

Better Thinking For A Better World | Entrepreneur

We take the act of thinking for granted. It is often seen as a skill one is born with and not one that should be cultivated over time.<p>As the world …

Success

A major question over Amazon's Australian rollout is which companies it will team up with to grow

Spectators watch as the Qantas A380 Airbus arrives in Perth. Photo: Paul Kane/ Getty Images<p>Amazon, the former internet bookstore that has become a …

Amazon

Brilliant Advice from Amazon’s Jeff Bezos on How to Avoid the Toxic Culture of “Yes Men"

Even the very best and brightest executives do not have all the answers. Here's how to get out of the box and unearth your company's next million-dollar idea.<p>Your company has problems. Your customers know it, your front-line employees know it, and even your managers know it. The problem is everyone …

Leadership

A list of richest billionaires in each country - MarketWatch

Who is the wealthiest billionaire in your country?<p>Just ask HowMuch.net. The cost-estimating data visualization website aggregated a list of the …

Business

Amazon unveils AI consulting program for cloud customers

Amazon Web Services wants to make it easier for people to get the most out of machine learning in the cloud, and it just unveiled a new consulting program that’s aimed at helping folks get off the ground.<p>Called the Amazon ML Solutions Lab, the program will provide customers with access to machine …

Artificial Intelligence

What I learned from Jeff Bezos after reading every Amazon shareholder letter

In every Amazon annual report, Jeff Bezos publishes a shareholder letter where he provides a broad overview of the company’s operations throughout the year. His letters are incredibly thought-provoking and are a must-read for anyone working in tech or interested in business. Bezos knows how to …

Amazon

5 Incredible People Who Went From Broke to Billionaire

Creativity and ambition breed hope in the hearts and minds of entrepreneurs across America. These five incredible people embody the American dream. …

Success

Iowa farmer named on Forbes' 30 Under 30 list for online fertilizer, seed sales

CLOSE<p>There are plenty of billionaires on the Forbes list of the world’s richest people. But who will be the world’s first trillionaire? Well, it's a …

Agriculture

Dear Jeff Bezos, New Orleans is where you need to be | Letter | NOLA.com

New Orleans will celebrate its tricentennial next year marking 300 years of rich culture and history. This city has endured many tragedies and …

Amazon

Brand And Marketing: Finding The Balance For SMEs | Entrepreneur

Being in business is about more than just hitting the bottom line. Sure, financial growth is imperative to continued success. But if nobody knows …

Business (South Africa)

Amazon Australia has arrived and this is the way to profit

Unless you’ve been living out in woop woop for the past year you’ll know that U.S. online giant <b>Amazon</b> is set to launch its Australian operations this …

Stocks

14 Amazon Gifts for Every Person on Your Holiday Shopping List

Everything you need is just a button click away.<p>Once upon a time, there was a magical workshop off in the farthest reaches of the North Pole where …

Bravo TV

Amazon Australia just opened – and analysts think it's prepared to bleed cash to 'destroy' rivals

Amazon Australia fulfillment centre in Melbourne. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)<p>Amazon Australia’s soft-launched to “a small number” of …

Trends

[WATCH] ‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ Review: ‘Gilmore Girls’ Creator’s Latest Great | Deadline

With traffic jams and family affairs upon us for Thanksgiving, there are really just two things you need to know about Amazon’s November 29-launching</i> …

TV

How to Cover Rocket Blastoffs With an iPhone

<i>How do New York Times journalists use technology in their jobs and in their personal lives? Kenneth Chang, who covers space for The Times, discussed the tech he’s using.</i><p><b>What has stood out about how tech in the space race has changed in recent years?</b><p>The fundamentals of rocket science have not …

Business

Black Friday: Shopping by the numbers

It’s a hallowed American tradition: Gobble up Turkey on Thanksgiving and then hit the stores, and increasingly their computers and mobiles, for …

eCommerce

To Raise Kids That Are Exceptionally Self-Reliant and Resilient Jeff Bezos and His Wife MacKenzie Say Do This

Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos are teaching their children remarkably powerful lessons that they will carry with them for the rest of their lives.<p>While most of us have heard the story of how Jeff Bezos left his cushy Wall Street job behind in 1994 to start Amazon.com in his garage, what most of us don't …

Fortune 500

These Are the 4 Lethal Weapons Jeff Bezos Uses to Beat the Competition

Amazon is an unstoppable force thanks to Jeff Bezos and these four approaches they take to beating the competition.<p>Amazon is on its way to being a $3 trillion company. So says Chamath Palihapitiya, a venture capitalist and early Facebook employee.<p>Palihapitiya said Amazon will be worth $3 trillion …

Fortune 500

Amazon Australia: everything you need to know

Amazon is, we suspect, just days away from launching its online retail service in Australia. This means that you will soon be able to buy everything …

Amazon

9 facts about Amazon's unprecedented warehouse empire

In time for the holiday rush, the facts and figures behind the online retailer’s huge logistics network<p>The holiday season will be a busy one for Amazon, and as 2017 draw to a close, it could be said this entire year has been a big one for the e-commerce giant, from its acquisition of Whole Foods to …

Amazon

Jeff Bezos’ wife would rather have a child with 9 fingers than one that can’t do this

The billionaire explains that learning to be resourceful at a young age has helped him immensely in business, particularly at Amazon where he has …

Amazon

Tencent's $292 Billion Rally Ousts Facebook From Global Top Five

Tencent Holdings Ltd. has surpassed Facebook Inc. in market value, becoming the first Chinese technology company to join the ranks of the world’s …

Tencent

Amazon's $1bn bet on Lord of the Rings shows scale of its TV ambition

Web giant has had a few minor triumphs, but remains behind rivals such as Netflix, with Disney and Apple also making moves<p>For a business so keen to emulate Hollywood, Amazon is putting in a matchless performance: it is embroiled in sexual harassment scandals and struggling to engage with …

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