“Amazon Unbound” author Brad Stone on the mind of Bezos, the future of Amazon & more | E1282

watch

-

listen

-

about this episode

Subscribe to This Week in Startups on Apple: https://rb.gy/v19fcp

00:00 Brad Stone
01:45 Writing “Amazon Unbound” and staying in the zone with Brad Stone
05:20 Brad Stone on following Jeff Bezos’s journey
08:12 LinkedIn – Post your first job for free at https://linkedIn.com/twist
09:44 Did Elon Musk have a midlife crisis?
21:45 Vanta – Automate your SOC, get $1,000 off at https://vanta.com/twist
23:25 Amazons workplace environment and speculations around their pregnant employees
27:17 Brad Stone explains the importance of Prime for Amazon
35:03 Amazon competing with one-hour delivery
37:00 Indochino – Get $50 off of $399 or more by using code TWIST at indochino.com
38:33 How companies like Walmart have been competing against Amazon
43:06 Brad Stone on Andy Jassy as CEO of Amazon and Amazon being called a monopoly
51:13 Jason asks Brad which tech company he sees as most dangerous for society
58:17 Jason gives his take on China and Jack Ma
01:06:26 End

Check out Amazon Unbound: Jeff Bezos and the Invention of a Global Empire: https://www.amazon.com/Amazon-Unbound-Invention-Global-Empire/dp/1982132612

FOLLOW Brad Stone: https://twitter.com/BradStone?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor
FOLLOW Jason: https://linktr.ee/calacanis

Thanks to our partners:
LinkedIn – Post your first job for free at https://linkedIn.com/twist 
Vanta – Automate your SOC, get $1,000 off at https://vanta.com/twist
Indochino – Get $50 off of $399 or more by using code TWIST at indochino.com

Listen here:
Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-startups-audio/id315114957
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6ULQ0ewYf5zmsDgBchlkr9
Overcast: https://overcast.fm/itunes315114957/this-week-in-startups-audio

Subscribe to our YouTube to watch all full episodes:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkkhmBWfS7pILYIk0izkc3A?sub_confirmation=1

Subscribe to TWiST Clips for all the best moments:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCS7tJlcUA6PzVHEMo-X7ddg?sub_confirmation=1

more episodes