A Path to Profits, Passion, and Purpose
Pay brand-new employees $2,000 to quit Make customer service the responsibility of the entire company-not just a department Focus on company culture as the #1 priority Apply research from the science of happiness to running a business Help employees grow-both personally and professionally Seek to change the world Oh, and make money too . . . ...
Nov 28, 2020I just heard about the passing of Tony Hsieh 💔 (CEO of @Zappos) In my eyes he’s one of the original icons of the startup world and The Godfather of building company culture. RIP Tony 😢 I also highly recommend reading his book “Delivering Happiness” – source
In this fascinating and often hilarious account, the author explains how he turns his beliefs into actions that really do deliver happiness. – source
Nov 28, 2020Just saw that Tony Hsieh died tonight. I met him once. Loved his book. Read it twice. Gave it out a lot. So young. Such a shame. Visionary person. Brilliant. Sad. – source
Nov 28, 2020RIP, Tony Hsieh. As a young entrepreneur in the ECommerce space, you inspired me before DTC was even a term. You were one of the only people I can say that I truly admired. Your book inspired so much of #Girlboss. It’s a sad say. – source
Dec 07, 2020Does success too early harm? The past few days have been hard. The shocking passing of @Zappos founder Tony Hsieh & the story of his downward spiral has made me very sad. I’m a great fan of his book “delivering happiness”. This morning I asked myself a hard question. See pics. – source
Nov 28, 2020I thought Hsieh’s biography/business book (Delivering Happiness) was excellent — he lived a really interesting life, and ran his businesses in really interesting ways. No doubt has inspired many 🙏 – source