Jeff Bezos says that newspapers need to figure out how to get readers to treat their product as a bundle. Here's why he's wrong.
Jeff Bezos's campaign donations place him smack dab in the middle of the political spectrum.
All sorts of workers will need to adapt (if they haven't already!) to the kind of rapid, disruptive change we've seen in the newspaper business over the last decade.
Amazon has always expanded by accretion, but its purchases have very different fates.
The idea that the Post will remain untouched by Bezos's primary business interests is, for better or worse, probably a fantasy.
A newspaper could be just what Amazon was missing.
"Specifically, before any discussion begins, members of the team -- including Bezos -- consume six-page printed memos in total silence for as long as 30 minutes."
Basically, the Business Insider expanded their actual journalism.
Journalism needs to adapt to a digital age. Can it do it without losing itself?
Remember, the Post isn't being sold to Amazon. It's being sold to Bezos. He's buying it as an individual.
Jeff Bezos is buying us. Here's what that has to do with the future of media.