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Manager (Current Employee)
Allentown, PA (US)

I have been working at Amazon.com full-time for more than 3 years

Prosstart you off with great sign on bonus and benefits, relocation company they use is great, and the stock options are great.

Constoo many to list, no home work balance, growth potential too slow unless you uproot your family again. This is the reason the turnover rate at amazon is so high, will they ever get it?

Advice to Senior Managementopen your eyes and promote the people worth promoting, if they would stop moving people around every 2 months then the growth of managers would actually be seen.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Great for people without college

Warehouse Associate (Former Employee)
Phoenix, AZ (US)

I worked at Amazon.com full-time for more than a year


Pros: 3 days off per week Cons: Communication very poor very young managers do not promote from within as much as they could Feel like cattle being herded Some managers treat hourly workers like children and… Advice to Senior Management: The training is a joke Managers need more mentoring (young and old) not… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Joined with high hopes, couldn't keep up my spirit for long

Quality Assurance Engineer (Current Employee)
Hyderābād (India)

I have been working at Amazon.com full-time for less than a year


Pros: Good Compensation Opportunity to work on great open source technologies Leadership Principles (only… Cons: Your manager can not disagree with his manager and hence you have to do whatever your manager's manager asks you to do. Very poor work life… Advice to Senior Management: Try to understand the feasibility of any initiative before forcing it over your subordinates. Be… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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