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RPCVs Hastings & Meyer publish NO RULES RULES: NETFLIX AND THE CULTURE OF REINVENTION

RPCVs Hastings & Meyer publish NO RULES RULES: NETFLIX AND THE CULTURE OF REINVENTION

  There has never before been a company like Netflix. It has led nothing short of a revolution in the entertainment industry, generating billions of dollars in annual revenue while capturing the imaginations of hundreds of millions of people in over 190 countries. But to reach these great heights, Netflix, which launched in 1998 as an online DVD rental service, has had to reinvent itself over and over again. This type of unprecedented flexibility would have been impossible without the counterintuitive and radical organizational culture that cofounder Reed Hastings established from the very beginning. Hastings rejected the conventional wisdom under which other companies operate and defied tradition to instead build a culture focused on freedom and responsibility, one that has allowed Netflix to adapt and innovate as the needs of its members and the world have simultaneously transformed. Netflix set new standards, valuing people over process, emphasizing innovation over efficiency, . . .

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