Zappos Archive

  • core_values

    How to define your core values

    Your core values can typically be discovered and defined once your team has reached the size of about 3-5 people.  If your team is larger, that’s OK too, just focus on your best people  – the ones you would enthusiastically rehire. Examine the qualities of your best people and […]

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  • Tony Hsieh

    10 Business tips you can learn from Zappos

    If you haven’t heard of Zappos yet, I’m sure you’ll come across them a lot more if you keep them on your radar.  The ‘short story’ is that they started 10 years ago as an online shoe retailer and got bought by Amazon in 2009 […]

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  • Jack Daly

    Take paid holidays whenever you want!

    Last week, Jack Daly was in Brisbane and he shared a few stories about culture.  The first was Zappos.com – a 10 year old company that was just bought by Amazon for $1.2 billion.  They started selling shoes online and have expanded into selling other apparel, but […]

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