The Culture Map

Marton Trencseni - Fri 22 July 2022 • Tagged with book, management, culture

The Culture Map by Erin Meyer is a system of 8 scales which can be used to determine how cultures vary along a spectrum. The scales can be used to analyse one culture relative to another and decode how culture influences your international collaborations. I find the considerations in the book helpful irrespective of cultural background; the 8 scales can be applied to individuals as well, irrespective of where they are from.

The Culture Map

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Working Backwards

Marton Trencseni - Sun 10 July 2022 • Tagged with amazon, book, management, writing

Amazon established a set of principles and mechanisms, enabling the company to grow from a single founder to several hundred thousand employees while remaining stubbornly true to its mission of obsessing over customers to create long-term shareholder value.

Working Backwards

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HBR Guide to Better Business Writing

Marton Trencseni - Fri 08 July 2022 • Tagged with hbr, book, management, writing

If your writing is sloppy and artless people will think you are the same. They won’t care about your message, they won’t do business with you. It’s not true that only ideas matter. Good writing gets ideas noticed.

HBR Guide to Better Business Writing

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The best parts of Invent and Wander: the Collected Writings of Jeff Bezos

Marton Trencseni - Sat 06 March 2021 • Tagged with business, experimentation, book, amazon, management

These are the best parts from the book "Invent and Wander: the Collected Writings of Jeff Bezos". The book is a collection of the annual Amazon shareholder letters that Jeff Bezos has been sending out since 1997, and speeches he has given over time.

Jeff Bezos Invent and Wander

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