A Jeff Bezos letter from 1997 about 'reversible decisions' sheds some light on the shock Amazon HQ2 u-turn
Friday, 15 February 2019 · *Amazon announced on Thursday that it is abandoning its proposed HQ2 in Queens, Long Island City following fierce political opposition.*
· *The change of direction was welcomed by some politicians and lamented by others.*
· *A 1997 letter to shareholders from Jeff Bezos sheds some light on his approach to reversing big...
If you are among the many who bought a condo in a glassy high-rise on the Queens waterfront sight unseen ー via text message ー when news broke last fall that Amazon was coming to town... well, that decision may not look so smart in the cold light of day on Friday.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos champions the "disagree and commit" strategy to make sure everyone's ideas are heard but a decision is still reached.
He shared this strategy in his 2016 shareholder letter.
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