Why Zappos Offers New Hires $2,000 to Quit

The policy of providing a let-out after one week has gained worldwide attention. Columnist Keith McFarland explains why it makes sense

I met Tony Hsieh, CEO of billion-dollar e-tailer Zappos, on a shuttle bus at a CEO conference a couple of years ago. So I was interested when Bill Taylor posted a piece on Harvard Business Online about a startling hiring practice at Zappos a few months back.

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