Interesting write-up following the moves of Jay-Z as executive. $50,000 employee prize to sign a fictional deal? Champagne in the office? I thought the music labels were losing money? Link

So he set about to improve morale. He organized several retreats and a weeklong team-building exercise inspired by Donald Trump’s show The Apprentice, in which several teams competed for a $50,000 prize. Their task? Land a record deal for a fictional artist. He has also held a bowling night and a movie night at the private Manhattan club Soho House. And because there’s nothing like Champagne to bring people together, bellinis are served in the office on Friday afternoons.