Come to your job interview speaking fluent Amazonian

A roundup of illuminating @amazonnews tweets for job-seekers.
on September 17, 2018
Whether you're a longtime Amazon employee or someone with a strong interest in pursuing a career here, there's a lot to be learned by delving into specific examples of how we translate our Leadership Principles into inventive ideas that make a difference for customers.

As a day-by-day supplement to comprehensive resources like the "Interviewing at Amazon" pages on the site, we recommend following @amazonnews on Twitter. The tweets offer a window into company's past, present, and future and shine a light on outstanding Amazonians. In case you missed these tweets the first time, here are some of our favorites.
  • Seeking learners
    What we mean by "learn and be curious."

  • Entrepreneurs welcome
    We think big. If you've got a big idea, pitch it.

  • Benefits that reflect our values
    Working here means joining a team where we have each other's backs in times of change.

  • Prepare to be in demand
    We help our associates afford classes to train for new careers in high-demand fields such as aircraft mechanic or nursing.
  • Community-minded
    Leadership means being a good neighbor.

  • Frugal from the start
    An early Amazonian tells a story about how we accomplish more with less.

  • The STAR method
    Re-examine the stories you tell about yourself. We see failure as a necessary part of innovation.

  • More ways to stay informed
    Not into Twitter? No problem.
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