The Amazon Management System

The Ultimate Digital Business Engine That Creates Extraordinary Value for Both Customers and Shareholders
By Ram Charan, Julia Yang
# 15min reading time / 22min listening time
About the Summary

Amazon’s trillion-dollar success is the envy of everyone but is actually achievable by anyone. From high-velocity decision-making to top talent-hiring practices, the insider secrets of Amazon’s success are now within grasp. Learning Amazon’s system is as simple as six building blocks distilled by New York Times best-selling author and global CEO advisor Ram Charan and Julia Yang, in The Amazon Management System. Charan and Yang present concise, actionable advice that can help your business win in a new digital era that demands constant innovation.

In This Summary, You Will Learn:

  • The six building blocks of Amazon’s management system.
  • Why customer obsession is Amazon’s number-one principle.
  • How Amazon defines, motivates, and retains the right talent.
  • How the company continuously generates groundbreaking inventions.
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