Tech companies are famous for their pioneering mindsets, their creative-thinking leaders, and their fast-growth and revenues. But amidst all that innovation and growth, technology firms do hold steady to some things- their core values. And in fact, while many companies have nothing in common at first glance, they actually stay true to some similar core values as defined by their organizational leadership.
In the graphic below, we’ve illustrated the core values that seem to underline America’s most successful tech firms - but we’ve also pointed out which firms have flourished by staying true to the unique values of their founders and senior management. For example, Amazon is well-known for its razor thin margins, and as Jeff Bezos famously said, “Your margin is my opportunity”; in this case, frugality is a value that sets Amazon apart.