Jeff Bezos

Business, Economics and Jobs

Is this the workplace of the future?

Updated

A New York Times report over the weekend described a workplace culture at Amazon where long hours, regular culling of staff and back-stabbing are the norm. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shot back, saying he doesn't recognize the company described by the Times and that he'd never work at a company with a workplace culture like that. Is the workplace model described by the Times really what's in store in the future?

Global Scan

Caught in a bad romance?

Poor Ukraine is caught between two lovers as its president searches for a happy end to this love triangle. Amazon's cute little PrimeAir drone, delivering packages like a stork delivers babies, has about the same level of reality. And we explore the many faces of yoga, in today's edition of the Global Scan.

Global Scan

Caught in a bad romance?

Poor Ukraine is caught between two lovers as its president searches for a happy end to this love triangle. Amazon's cute little PrimeAir drone, delivering packages like a stork delivers babies, has about the same level of reality. And we explore the many faces of yoga, in today's edition of the Global Scan.

Business, Economics and Jobs

Is this the workplace of the future?

Updated

A New York Times report over the weekend described a workplace culture at Amazon where long hours, regular culling of staff and back-stabbing are the norm. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shot back, saying he doesn't recognize the company described by the Times and that he'd never work at a company with a workplace culture like that. Is the workplace model described by the Times really what's in store in the future?