To access this unit’s assigned reading for the article critique, click on Unit IV in the course navigation, and then select Amazon’s Bruising, Thrilling Workplace.In a minimum of three pages, analyze the influence tactics being utilized at Amazon. In your critique, you should address the elements listed below.

  • What is the main premise, and what are the supporting points of the article?
  • What specific tactics do the leaders at Amazon utilize to motivate their employees? [Unit Learning Outcome 2.1]
  • How are these tactics used to promote the corporate culture at Amazon? [Unit Learning Outcome 2.1]            
  • Do you think the leadership tactics employed by Amazon leaders are effective? Why, or why not? [Unit Learning Outcome 2.1]
  • Provide at least two recommendations on how to improve both the leadership tactics and the corporate culture at Amazon. [Unit Learning Outcome 2.2]

You must include at least two additional scholarly sources to support your critique, one of which may be your textbook. Be sure your submission is double-spaced and includes a title page. All sources cited must be in APA format and listed in an accompanying reference page.

Resources: Class textbook. 

The Leadership Experience

Richard L. Daft

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