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Jeff Bezos runs Amazon with 14 demanding leadership principles - here's how a 23-year-old engineer leveraged 5 of them to land a job

JEFF BEZOS RUNS AMAZON WITH 14 DEMANDING LEADERSHIP PRINCIPLES - HERE'S HOW A 23-YEAR-OLD ENGINEER LEVERAGED 5 OF THEM TO LAND A JOB

VDB Photos/Shutterstock You may want to know how to get a job at Amazon . One Amazon engineer recommended memorizing Jeff Bezos ' 14...

The best places to work in tech don't include Silicon Valley or New York

THE BEST PLACES TO WORK IN TECH DON'T INCLUDE SILICON VALLEY OR NEW YORK

F11photo/Shutterstock Because some of the traditional tech hubs are clustered in the cities with the highest cost of living, like New...

 
 
 
The 13 best places to visit in September for every type of traveler

THE 13 BEST PLACES TO VISIT IN SEPTEMBER FOR EVERY TYPE OF TRAVELER

Jenny Cheng/Business Insider To find the best places to visit in September 2018, Business Insider looked at climate data, cultural...

A secret millionaire with an MBA and a $1 million home in Brooklyn spends her days collecting cans for $20 at a time

A SECRET MILLIONAIRE WITH AN MBA AND A $1 MILLION HOME IN BROOKLYN SPENDS HER DAYS COLLECTING CANS FOR $20 AT A TIME

Henny Ray Abrams/AP The New York Post wrote a profile of Lisa Fiekowski, a Brooklyn millionaire who collects cans as a hobby. Fiekowski...

 
 
 
Jeff Bezos told Amazon execs to consider 3 questions before offering someone a job and they're still spot-on 20 years later

JEFF BEZOS TOLD AMAZON EXECS TO CONSIDER 3 QUESTIONS BEFORE OFFERING SOMEONE A JOB AND THEY'RE STILL SPOT-ON 20 YEARS LATER

Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images Amazon has a specific philosophy when it comes to filling corporate job openings. It's spelled out...

Pepsi CEO Indra Nooyi is stepping down after 24 years with the company - see her life and career, from moving to the US at age 22 to earning $31 million last year

PEPSI CEO INDRA NOOYI IS STEPPING DOWN AFTER 24 YEARS WITH THE COMPANY - SEE HER LIFE AND CAREER, FROM MOVING TO THE US AT AGE 22 TO EARNING $31 MILLION LAST YEAR

World Economic Forum/YouTube Indra Nooyi , who has been CEO of PepsiCo since 2006, announced August 6 that she is stepping down. In...

 
 
 
I asked a matchmaker about the 3 biggest mistakes people make when dating - and you're probably guilty of at least one

I ASKED A MATCHMAKER ABOUT THE 3 BIGGEST MISTAKES PEOPLE MAKE WHEN DATING - AND YOU'RE PROBABLY GUILTY OF AT LEAST ONE

Courtesy of Claudia Duran Common dating mistakes include texting instead of talking and playing games instead of being upfront with...

One of the 7 wonders of the world is a 10,000-year-old city hidden in the desert - and in real life, it's more incredible than you can imagine

ONE OF THE 7 WONDERS OF THE WORLD IS A 10,000-YEAR-OLD CITY HIDDEN IN THE DESERT - AND IN REAL LIFE, IT'S MORE INCREDIBLE THAN YOU CAN IMAGINE

Screenshot/LucasFilm The ancient city of Petra in Jordan became one of the 7 New Wonders of the World when it was chosen in 2007 by...

 
 
 
How one woman planned a 10-day trip to 3 continents with a limited budget and little time off work

HOW ONE WOMAN PLANNED A 10-DAY TRIP TO 3 CONTINENTS WITH A LIMITED BUDGET AND LITTLE TIME OFF WORK

Day2505/Shutterstock Travel from continent to continent generally requires more time and money than a domestic vacation. However, if...

7 things I wish I'd known before adopting a dog

7 THINGS I WISH I'D KNOWN BEFORE ADOPTING A DOG

Chelsea Greenwood Lassman Dogs provide happiness, companionship, and unconditional love to owners all over the world. Despite the benefits...

 
 
 
9 things productive people do before noon

9 THINGS PRODUCTIVE PEOPLE DO BEFORE NOON

Foxy burrow/Shutterstock Productivity often begins in the mornings, with productive people tackling many of their tasks in the early...

I asked 3 sex and relationship therapists to demystify infidelity, and their answers will make you think differently about cheating

I ASKED 3 SEX AND RELATIONSHIP THERAPISTS TO DEMYSTIFY INFIDELITY, AND THEIR ANSWERS WILL MAKE YOU THINK DIFFERENTLY ABOUT CHEATING

Rawpixel.com / Shutterstock Sex and relationship therapists say infidelity is more complex than most of us are inclined to believe. For...

 
 
 
I rode super-fast bullet trains in China, Japan, Korea, and Russia, and one is better than the rest

I RODE SUPER-FAST BULLET TRAINS IN CHINA, JAPAN, KOREA, AND RUSSIA, AND ONE IS BETTER THAN THE REST

Shutterstock On a recent trip through Asia and Europe, I had the opportunity to ride bullet trains in China, Korea, and Russia. Last...

I bought a one-way ticket to Switzerland to take care of goats, and it was the best decision of my life

I BOUGHT A ONE-WAY TICKET TO SWITZERLAND TO TAKE CARE OF GOATS, AND IT WAS THE BEST DECISION OF MY LIFE

Natalia Lusinski I bought a one-way ticket to Switzerland to work as a goat-sitter after my grandmother's death. Soon, I learned that...

 
 
 
I've been to 25 countries, and these are the 7 worst stereotypes I've heard about Americans

I'VE BEEN TO 25 COUNTRIES, AND THESE ARE THE 7 WORST STEREOTYPES I'VE HEARD ABOUT AMERICANS

Getty Images Americans have garnered several negative stereotypes around the world. They include beliefs that Americans are entitled...

I went to the massive World Cup party in Moscow, Russia, where up to 25,000 fans celebrate the games

I WENT TO THE MASSIVE WORLD CUP PARTY IN MOSCOW, RUSSIA, WHERE UP TO 25,000 FANS CELEBRATE THE GAMES

Harrison Jacobs/Business Insider For those that don't have tickets to the 2018 FIFA World Cup , but are in Russia, FIFA's Fan Fest...

 
 
 
Spanx founder Sara Blakely learned an important lesson about failure from her dad - now she's passing it on to her 4 kids

SPANX FOUNDER SARA BLAKELY LEARNED AN IMPORTANT LESSON ABOUT FAILURE FROM HER DAD - NOW SHE'S PASSING IT ON TO HER 4 KIDS

Sara Blakely/Facebook Spanx founder Sara Blakely is one of the richest self-made women in the world. Blakely said her father encouraged...

We compared products at Whole Foods and Sprouts near San Francisco to see which store had better quality and prices - and the winner surprised us

WE COMPARED PRODUCTS AT WHOLE FOODS AND SPROUTS NEAR SAN FRANCISCO TO SEE WHICH STORE HAD BETTER QUALITY AND PRICES - AND THE WINNER SURPRISED US

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Whole Foods and Sprouts are popular grocery giants that market healthy, fresh foods. I visited Whole Foods...

 
 
 
The 3 most common languages in every NYC neighborhood

THE 3 MOST COMMON LANGUAGES IN EVERY NYC NEIGHBORHOOD

Turtix/Shutterstock New York City includes dozens of neighborhoods across its five boroughs: Brooklyn, Manhattan, Staten Island, Queens,...

What North Korean experts don't understand about the country, according to a defector who lived there for 20 years

WHAT NORTH KOREAN EXPERTS DON'T UNDERSTAND ABOUT THE COUNTRY, ACCORDING TO A DEFECTOR WHO LIVED THERE FOR 20 YEARS

Reuters After living in North Korea for 20 years, defector Kim Young-il told Business Insider that North Korean experts focus exclusively...