Emergency Pod! Jeff Bezos steps down as Amazon CEO: Reasons, reactions & more | E1170

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Referenced in this Episode:
GeekWire – Amazon Web Services posts record $13.5B in *profits* for 2020 in Andy Jassy’s AWS swan song
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CNBC – Amazon reports first $100 billion quarter following holiday and pandemic shopping surge
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Amazon Q4 2020 Earnings
https://rb.gy/653jmd

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Show notes:
0:00 Intro
0:38 OurCrowd – Sign up for a free account at https://www.ourcrowd.com/twist
2:07 Conceptualizing Amazon’s incredible earnings report
4:20 Key quotes from Bezos’ resignation letter
8:36 Is Andy Jassy the right choice?
10:21 Why did Bezos step down? What’s next for Amazon?

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