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Top of Mind Thursday July 19, 2018: Amazon Goes to the Dogs

Some things should really never happen. Like a local sushi restaurant running out of rice. Or KFC running out of chicken during a promotion in the UK.  But who would ever expect Amazon to run out of web capacity on … Continue reading

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Ruthless is Not a Dirty Word: How Being Thoughtfully Ruthless Builds Successful Leadership

Val Wright President Val Wright Consulting www.valwrightconsulting.com Internationally acclaimed innovation expert Val Wright has been named one of the top 50 resources for Chief Operating Officers. She has worked with such companies as Amazon, BMW, Microsoft, Harrods, Marconi, the Sema Group, … Continue reading

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Top of Mind Thursday August 20, 2015: What’s Beneath the Surface

Most of us see Amazon as a smooth, well-run machine — delivering book, music, electronics, and just about all kinds of goods and services quickly and reliably. But a recent New York Times  article implies all may not be calm … Continue reading

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Top of Mind Thursday November 14, 2013: Post Office Delivers For Amazon

In a story reminiscent of man-bites-dog, Amazon is implementing Sunday delivery of packages for the holiday season…through the US Postal Service. The Post Office has been bleeding red ink for years, and recently tried to cut back delivery from six … Continue reading

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