Entrepreneur – Data Driven: What Amazon's Jeff Bezos Taught Me About Running a Company
My experience with Jeff Bezos changed me forever.
In 2003, Amazon hired me directly out of Stanford. I initially turned down six separate offers until management coaxed me into running the company’s Customer Behavior Research group focused on data-mining research and development. Upon arrival in Seattle, I was bounced around from one manager to another, including working directly with Bezos himself.