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Tony Hsieh Would Do One Thing Differently (Hire)

Today Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh hires and fires based on whether employees live up to the company's core values, independent of how they do their jobs. But he didn't always work this way.
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If Tony Hsieh Could Start Zappos All Over Again, He'd Do One Thing Differently

Today Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh hires and fires based on whether employees live up to the company's core values, independent of how they do their jobs. But he didn't always work this way.

Five years after Zappos launched, Tony Hsieh and his team came up with this list of 10 "committable" core values.

Last updated: Dec 4, 2012

ALLISON FASS | Staff Writer | Deputy Editor, Inc.com

Allison Fass is deputy editor of Inc.com. A longtime business journalist at Forbes and The New York Times, she has also held roles in venture capital and innovation at Hearst Interactive Media and digital strategy at a start-up consultancy.




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