The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon tells the story of one of the most prolific company in the world, Amazon.com. It chronicles how Amazon became a big name in the industry of selling things. The evolution of the company is discussed as well as the struggles that it had to go through when it was just starting. The book is perfect for starting business owners and entrepreneurs for they can gain some insights on the possible problems that may arise when building up a company and also learn some things that can be very crucial when applied to running businesses.
The visionary book will inspire people to put up with their struggles when they decide to establish a business. They will realize that hard work and smart decisions eventually result so something that can be very beneficial. Some values like patience and boldness to venture into things are also taught in the book. Those who are interested on Amazon’s history will love the anecdotes on the company’s development throughout the years. Moreover, it is filled with almost 300 interviews that capture pertinent details entailing how the company came to be one of the most popular online selling sites in the world. There are also some interesting sections that are included like the one telling the story of the Amazon’s meeting with the Riggio Brothers of Barns & Noble.
If the readers will be meticulous enough to check all the information indicated in the book, they may find some inconsistencies like the real time when the owner of Amazon really read the novel that he was talking about in the introduction of the book. In relation to this, some people may think that the author of the book has manipulated some of the stories and this type of writing just doesn’t work out in non-fiction ones.