Amazon LPs: Ownership

Amazon’s Leadership Principles, or LPs help its employees hold themselves and each other accountable, through tangible and measurable qualities that guide and lead decision-making, with customers at the forefront. This article will focus on the principle of ownership. What is ownership? Amazon’s official quote for this principle is: Leaders are owners. They think long term … Continue reading Amazon LPs: Ownership

Amazon LPs: Bias for Action

Amazon’s Leadership Principles, or LPs help its employees hold themselves and each other accountable, through tangible and measurable qualities that guide and lead decision-making, with customers at the forefront. This article will focus on the principle of bias for action. What is bias for action? Amazon’s official quote for this principle is: Speed matters in … Continue reading Amazon LPs: Bias for Action

InnerSource: What is it and Why You May Need It?

You most probably have heard of open source, a philosophy or mantra of source code that is made available and distributed freely for others to consume or modify and further re-distribute. According to Wikipedia: The term "open source", as used to describe software, was first proposed by a group of people in the free software movement who … Continue reading InnerSource: What is it and Why You May Need It?