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The phenomenal rise of Jeff Bezos - a "mysterious" corporate titan

For nearly two decades, Bezos was adamant that the company should largely stay out of the political limelight and not make a stir in local communities. It also had a bare-bones lobbying operation.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 13th, 2018

The Best Interview Questions from CEOs at Amazon, Airbnb, Warby Parker and More

To rise to the top, business leaders need to reliably hire great people. Here are some interview questions that have helped CEOs like Jeff Bezos......»»

Category: topSource: incDec 26th, 2017

Steve Case"s new Rise of the Rest fund raises $150M from big name investors

Steve Case’s Rise of the Rest seed fund has raised $150 million from a cavalcade of high-profile investors. Investors in the new fund include Amazon chief and Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos, The Carlyle Group co-founder David Rubenstein, Google.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2017

The World"s Wealthiest People Just Teamed Up to Invest in Startups Like Yours. (There"s Only One Catch...)

Jeff Bezos, Eric Schmidt, Howard Schultz and many others just joined Steve Case's "Rise of the Rest" fund. Here's why and how it works......»»

Category: topSource: incDec 5th, 2017

DealBook Briefing: Moguls Join Steve Case’s ‘Flyover’ Investment Fund

Top names like Jeff Bezos have agreed to back Rise of the Rest, which provides financing and networking help to start-ups in the industrial heartland......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytDec 5th, 2017

How Jeff Bezos became the richest person on earth

The rise catapulted him past Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates as the world's richest person.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 28th, 2017

The 3 Biggest Secrets to Jeff Bezos"s Success

The billionaire founder has adhered to these core principles throughout Amazon's meteoric rise......»»

Category: topSource: incOct 17th, 2017

The Amazon Effect: How taxpayers are funding the disruption of the U.S. economy

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has built a net worth of roughly $85 billion with the sort of discipline and scale refined by corporate titans before him — Rockefeller, Ford and Gates among them — though no one has so efficiently tapped America’s c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2017

This mysterious billionaire just beat out Jeff Bezos to become the second-richest man in the world

Getty Images / Xurxo Loba.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 1st, 2017

Amazon"s Jeff Bezos becomes world"s richest: Forbes

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Jeff Bezos has unseated fellow tech billionaire Bill Gates as the richest person in the world, profiting from the e-commerce company's meteoric stock rise to reach a fortune of $90.6 billion, Forbes reported......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 27th, 2017

Bill Gates, Warren Buffet, and Jeff Bezos All Take Advantage of These Little-Known Tax Credits

State and local tax credits have attributed to the world's top 3 billionaires- Bill Gates, Warren Buffet, and Jeff Bezos rise to the top......»»

Category: topSource: incJun 26th, 2017

Jeff Bezos just handed corporate America a $50 billion question

REUTERS/Ruben Sprich If you needed any further proof that Amazon is shaking the U.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 23rd, 2017

Visualizing The Jeff Bezos Empire In One Giant Chart

With a fortune largely tied to his 78.9 million shares of Amazon, the net worth of Jeff Bezos continues to be on the rise. Just days ago, Amazon shares reac.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 22nd, 2017

The Jeff Bezos Empire In One Giant Chart

The Jeff Bezos Empire in One Giant Chart With a fortune largely tied to his 78.9 million shares of Amazon, the net worth of Jeff Bezos continues to be on the rise.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 21st, 2017

Once a fugitive, this billionaire aims to be Russia"s Jeff Bezos

A decade ago, Mikhail Gutseriev was a billionaire on the run trying to avoid the fate of fellow Russian oil titan Mikhail Khodorkovsky, who’d flouted the power of Vladimir Putin and been sentenced to 10 years in prison......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 4th, 2017

Jeff Bezos Is the Richest Person in the World, and These 2 Traits Earned Him a $105 Billion Net Worth

Jeff Bezos is now the richest person in history. Two traits have played a primary role: his drive and his endless thirst for strategic innovation......»»

Category: topSource: inc2 hr. 4 min. ago

Hello, my name is Jeff: Mr. Amazon steps out

While Jeff Bezos — who at 53 is the world’s richest person, with a net worth of more than $100 billion — can afford virtually any luxury, obscurity is no longer among them......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 15th, 2018

Jeff Bezos to donate $33M in college scholarships to DACA students - kgw.com

kgw.comJeff Bezos to donate $33M in college scholarships to DACA studentskgw.comAmazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos and his wife, MacKenzie, announced Friday that they will donate $33 million to help young .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJan 14th, 2018

Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos donate $33M scholarship grant for DACA students - THV 11

THV 11Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos donate $33M scholarship grant for DACA studentsTHV 11Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos and his wife, MacKenzie, have donated a $33 million scholarship grant to TheDream.US, which is.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJan 14th, 2018

The world's richest man, Jeff Bezos, just donated $33 million to educate Dreamers in honor of his immigrant father - Business Insider

Business InsiderThe world's richest man, Jeff Bezos, just donated $33 million to educate Dreamers in honor of his immigrant fatherBusiness InsiderJeff Bezos has donated $33 million to provide college scholars.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJan 13th, 2018

Jeff Bezos donates $33 million to scholarship fund for 'dreamers' - Washington Post

Washington PostJeff Bezos donates $33 million to scholarship fund for 'dreamers'Washington PostJeffrey P. Bezos, founder of Amazon and owner of The Washington Post, announced Friday t.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJan 13th, 2018