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Jeff's Letters

Jeff's Letters

By Preet Anand
An audio narration of Jeff Bezos's annual letters to shareholders. Commentary added.

Jeff's letters is a non-commercial production with Preet Anand as its narrator. I'm doing this to make the content of these incredible letters more accessible. My goal is for Jeff, and other authors of incredible letters, to narrate future letters.



As a reminder, Jeff Bezos's Annual Letters to Shareholders are the property of Jeff Bezos and Amazon.com Inc.





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2018 Letter
The 2018 letter to shareowners (released April 2019). Key theme is wandering and curiosity as a counterbalance to efficiency, even if it leads to failure.  Jeff's letters is a non-commercial production with Preet Anand as its narrator. I'm doing this to make the content of these incredible letters more accessible. My goal is for Jeff, and other authors of incredible letters, to narrate future letters. As a reminder, Jeff Bezos's Annual Letters to Shareholders are the property of Jeff Bezos and Amazon.com Inc. 
22:31
May 27, 2019
2017 letter
2017 letter to shareowners. Key theme is the teachability and importance of high standards. As a reminder, Jeff's letters is a non-commercial production with Preet Anand as its narrator. I'm doing this to make the content of these incredible letters more accessible. My goal is for Jeff, and other authors of incredible letters, narrate future letters.  The content of these annual letters is the property of Jeff Bezos and Amazon.com Inc.
22:37
May 26, 2019
2016 letter
2016 Letter to shareowners. Key theme is how to avoid atrophy as a business, such as Amazon, gets bigger.  As a reminder, Jeff's letters is a non-commercial production with Preet Anand as its narrator. I'm doing this to make the content of these incredible letters more accessible. My goal is for Jeff, and other authors of incredible letters, narrate future letters.  The content of these annual letters is the property of Jeff Bezos and Amazon.com Inc.
16:54
May 26, 2019
2015 Letter
The 2015 letter to shareowners. Key theme is high velocity decision making. As a reminder, Jeff's letters is a non-commercial production with Preet Anand as its narrator. I'm doing this to make the content of these incredible letters more accessible. My goal is for Jeff, and other authors of incredible letters, narrate future letters.  The content of these annual letters is the property of Jeff Bezos and Amazon.com Inc.
29:55
May 26, 2019
2014 Letter
The 2014 letter to shareowners. Key theme is what great businesses look like. As a reminder, Jeff's letters is a non-commercial production with Preet Anand as its narrator. I'm doing this to make the content of these incredible letters more accessible. My goal is for Jeff, and other authors of incredible letters, narrate future letters.  The content of these annual letters is the property of Jeff Bezos and Amazon.com Inc.
27:16
May 26, 2019
2013 Letter
The 2013 letter to shareowners. Key theme is invention at every layer from every employee.  As a reminder, Jeff's letters is a non-commercial production with Preet Anand as its narrator. I'm doing this to make the content of these incredible letters more accessible. My goal is for Jeff, and other authors of incredible letters, narrate future letters. 
16:29
May 19, 2019
The original letter - 1997
The original, 1997, letter to shareholders. It's the letter Jeff refers shareowners to in each and every subsequent letter, reminding them it's still Day 1.  As a reminder, Jeff's letters is a non-commercial production with Preet Anand as its narrator. I'm doing this to make the content of these incredible letters more accessible. My goal is for Jeff, and other authors of incredible letters, narrate future letters. 
13:08
May 19, 2019