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Aimee Groth

Aimee Groth is currently working on a book about Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh’s Downtown Project, a revitalization of downtown Las Vegas. Previously, she was a senior editor at Business Insider where she focused on corporate strategy.
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Why It’s More Demanding to Work For an Organization Without a Traditional Hierarchy

February 13, 2014 Working without a manager might sound like a dream but the reality is that it’s often much more demanding. As companies like Zappos and Medium adopt self-governing structures, flat management is piquing the interest of myriad organizations—though it’s not entirely new. One of the most successful companies to pioneer a ...

Maybe Workers Should Just Take Turns Being CEO

January 21, 2014 If you’re looking at a typical corporate org chart, there’s no better place to be than at the very top, but not every leader wants to stay there. On Monday, Jan. 13, WordPress Creator Matt Mullenweg announced that he was switching jobs with Toni Schneider, the former CEO of the ...