6 things your business can learn from Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google
The Organized Executive's Blog
JANUARY 19, 2012
This is a guest post by Phil Simon, author of The Age of the Platform: How Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google Have Redefined Business. In case you haven’t noticed, four platform-based companies have fundamentally altered the business landscape, and the rest of us would be wise to adapt. Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google, aka the Gang of Four, thrive in a state of constant motion. They invite third parties to participate in their business in unconventional and collaborative ways.