The technology and retail entrepreneur, electrical engineer, philanthropist, as well as an investor and a computer scientist. After reading this valuable information, the first name that comes to everyone’s mind is of Jeff Bezos. He is the CEO of Amazon which is considered the world’s biggest online shopping retailer. His net worth as of today is around 120 billion dollars.
Jeff Bezos Birthday: Jeffrey Preston Bezos Born on 12 January 1964, in New Mexico, United States, Jeff Bezos created his interest in electrical and computer related stuff. He started his early education at River Oaks Elementary School and studied there till 6th grade. Then, his family moved to Miami, and there, he attended Miami Palmetto high school. After finishing high school, Jeff obtained degrees in electrical engineering and computer science from Princeton University.
Jeff Bezos Family: Biologically, he is the son of Jacklyn and a guy from Chicago. The marriage Jacklyn and Chicago’s guy became unsuccessful and they got divorced. At that time, Jeff was only 1 year old. After some years, Jeff’s mother married a Cuban immigrant named Mike Bezos. Jeff’s biologically granted name was Jorgensen; it was changed after his mother’s marriage to Mike Bezos. Now, the world knows him as Jeff Bezos.
Jeff Bezos started his working career with a computer-related company on Wall Street. After there, he worked in an International trading company called Fitel. He also worked in Bankers Trust and D.E Shaw & Co. He started the world famous Amazon.com in 1994. He asked his parents to invest in his business and they invested 300,000 dollars from their retirement savings.
Did you know: Jeff Bezos was the second-richest member of the 2017 Forbes.
Everyone faces difficulties after starting up. He also faced difficulties but he never gave up. When Jeff started Amazon, he faced a lot of obstacles in his way, but he kept working harder and harder and today, Amazon is the world’s largest e-commerce chain. All the Quotes by Jeff Bezos also tell us that we should never give up and keep up with the hard work.
Jeff Bezos Quotes
“If you don’t understand the details of your business you are going to fail.” ― Jeff Bezos
“Failure and invention are inseparable twins.” ― Jeff Bezos
“If you do build a great experience, customer tell each other about that. Word of mouth is powerful.” ― Jeff Bezos
“It’s not an experiment if you know it’s going to work.” ― Jeff Bezos
“There’ll always be serendipity involved in discovery.”― Jeff Bezos
“I know that if I failed I wouldn’t regret that, but I know the one thing I might regret is not trying.”― Jeff Bezos
“I believe you have to be willing to be misunderstood if you’re going to innovate.” ― Jeff Bezos
“Work Hard, Have Fun, Make History.” ― Jeff Bezos
“A company shouldn’t get addicted to being shiny because shiny doesn’t last.” ― Jeff Bezos
Any business plan won’t survive its first encounter with reality. The reality will always be different. It will never be the plan. ” ― Jeff Bezos
“Position yourself with something that captures your curiosity, something that you’re missionary about.” ― Jeff Bezos
“People don’t have any idea yet how impactful the Internet is going to be and that this is still Day 1 in such a big way.” ― Jeff Bezos
“Great industries are never made from single companies. There is room in space for a lot of winners.”― Jeff Bezos
“You have to be willing to be misunderstood if you are going to innovate.”― Jeff Bezos
“Be stubborn on the long-term vision, but flexible on the details.” ― Jeff Bezos
“We see our customers as invited guests to a party, and we are the hosts. It’s our job every day to make every important aspect of Customer Experience a little bit better.” ― Jeff Bezos
“The best customer service is if the customer doesn’t need to call you, doesn’t need to talk to you. It just works.” ― Jeff Bezos
“We’ve had three big ideas at Amazon that we’ve stuck with for 18 years, and they’re the reason we’re successful: Put the customer first. Invent. And be patient.” ― Jeff Bezos
“If you can’t tolerate critics, don’t do anything new or interesting.” ― Jeff Bezos
“if you make customers unhappy in the physical world, they might each tell 6 friends. If you make customers unhappy on the internet, they can each tell 6,000 friends.” ― Jeff Bezos
“Your brand is what people say about you after you leave the room.” ― Jeff Bezos
“If you’re competitor-focused, you have to wait until there is a competitor doing something. Being Customer Focused allows you to be more pioneering.” ― Jeff Bezos
“My view is there’s no bad time to innovate.” ― Jeff Bezos
“If you only do things where you know the answer in advance, your company goes away.” ― Jeff Bezos
“Our point of view is we will sell more if we help people make.” ― Jeff Bezos
“If you never want to be criticized, for goodness’ sake don’t do anything new.” ― Jeff Bezos
“If we can keep our competitors focused on us while we stay focused on the customer, ultimately we’ll turn out all right.” ― Jeff Bezos
“There are two kinds of retailers: those folks who work to figure how to charge more, and companies that work to figure how to charge less, and we are going to be the second.” ― Jeff Bezos
“The most important single thing is to focus obsessively on the customer. Our goal is to be earth’s most customer-centric company.” ― Jeff Bezos
“Humans are unbelievably data efficient. You don’t have to drive 1 million miles to drive a car, but the way we teach a self-driving car has it drive a million miles.” ― Jeff Bezos
“If we think long-term we can accomplish things that we wouldn’t otherwise accomplish. Time horizons matter. They matter a lot.” ― Jeff Bezos
“In order to be a two-hundred-billion-dollar company, we’ve got to learn how to sell clothes and food.” ― Jeff Bezos
“Complaining is not a strategy.” ― Jeff Bezos
“A brand for a company is like a reputation for a person. You earn reputation by trying to do hard things well.” ― Jeff Bezos
“Life’s too short to hang out with people who aren’t resourceful.”― Jeff Bezos