You’ll buy what I tell you to buy

“Moving ads to the top of search pages was the game changer,” said an Amazon computer scientist who worked on the ad business. “Sponsored products would be nothing close to what it is today if that decision wasn’t made, and Jeff was the one who signed off on it.”

This is one of the many passages I read in books and articles on a daily basis. They span many disciplines, including art, artificial intelligence, automation, behavioral economics, cloud computing, cognitive psychology, enterprise management, finance, leadership, marketing, neuroscience, startups, and venture capital.

I occasionally add a personal note to them.

The whole collection is available here.