Tag Archives: Joey Lombardi

SourceCast: Episode 97: Amazon’s Workplace Culture

The holidays have arrived and retail companies are trying to get into the black. The biggest retailer of them all, Amazon, hired over 100,000 people this fall season to ensure you get your packaged on time.

What are the working conditions for that temporary work force? What are the working conditions for the people sitting in Amazon’s offices? This week I try to answer those questions.

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SourceCast: Episode 96: Thanksgiving YouTube Edition

Learn about how the Turkey you are eating today went from farm to fork, including all of the procurement logistics that goes with it!

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SourceCast: Episode 96: Talking Turkey

Since it is a holiday week and IT news was not-so-warm-and-fuzzy, I decided to take a break from AI and cloud and go deep on the procurement of…turkey. Those birds have to get to your dining room somehow and this week we learn exactly how that happens.

I am also pleased to say this week’s episode features a special guest.

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SourceCast: Episode 95: Youtube Edition

Google made friends with Cisco and SaleForce, who in turn made friends with AWS and Facebook. Can these partnerships truly add value when the players keep shrinking?

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SourceCast: Episode 95: Tech company partnerships are confusing

Google announced several partnerships over the last two weeks that seem to conflict with other relationships they, or the other suppliers, have with each other. This prompted me to look back at some of the strategic partnership announcements over the last few years to connect the dots and see how they worked out for all parties involved.

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